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  • Asian Games: Indian shooter Ahmad Mairaj finishes 5th in skeet final 14 hours 45 minutes ago

    Incheon: Indian shooter Ahmad Mairaj Khan finished fifth while the Indian team came seventh in the men's skeet event of the 17th Asian Games at the Gyeonggido Shooting Range here on Tuesday. Ahmad, who was the only Indian to sneak into the semi-final, shot 11 out 15, which was not enough...
  • Asian Games: Chain Singh gives India bronze in men's 50m 3-position rifle 3 days ago

    Incheon: Chain Singh won a bronze medal in 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men's Finals, even as India narrowly missed out on a third-place finish in men's team event of the Asian Games here on Saturday. Singh shot a total of 441.7 points to finish behind two Chinese shooters - Cao Yifei...
  • Asian Games Shooting: India miss out on bronze in men's 50m 3-position rifle 3 days ago

    Incheon: India narrowly missed out on a bronze medal in 50m Rifle 3 Positions men's team finals on Saturday after the trio of Gagan Narang, Chain Singh and Sanjeev Rajput finish fourth in the shooting event of the Asian Games. The Indian team spearheaded by London Olympics bronze medallist Narang fell...
  • Asian Games 2014: Indian men's team wins silver in 25m center fire pistol 4 days ago

    Incheon: India bagged their second silver in the 17th Asian Games as the men's shooting team finished second in the 25 metre center fire pistol at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range on Friday. The Indian trio of Pemba Tamang, Gurpreet Singh and Vijay Kumar scored a combined 1740-68x to finish behind...
  • Asian Games 2014: Indian women bag bronze in Double Trap shooting 5 days ago

    Incheon: The Indian shooting team comprising Shagun Chowdhary, Shreyasi Singh and Varsha Varman bagged a bronze in women's double trap event but Gurpreet Singh narrowly missed out on a medal in his event at the 17th Asian Games here on Thursday. The Indian women's team aggregated 279 to finish on the...
  • Asian Games 2014: Indian shooters fail to impress 5 days ago

    Incheon: Indian shooters were off to an unimpressive start on the sixth day of competitions at the 17th Asian Games with none of them managing a podium finish here on Thursday. In the 50m Rifle Prone Men's Team Finals, India finished fourth behind behind Kazakhstan, South Korea and China, narrowly missing...
  • Asian Games 2014: Indian shooters fire a blank on fifth day 6 days ago

    Incheon: After scooping six medals, including a gold won by Jitu Rai, on the first four days of the Asian Games, Indian shooters drew a blank on the fifth day of the competitions at the Ongnyeon pistol and rifle range on Wednesday. India had chances of winning four medals from the...
  • Asian Games 2014: India fare poorly in 50m rifle prone women's finals 6 days ago

    Incheon: Indian shooters Raj Chaudhary, Lajjakumari Tilakpuri Gauswami and Tejaswini Manojrao Muley had a poor outing on Wednesday with all three finishing well behind medal places in the 50m rifle prone women's finals at the 17th Asian Games. Raj Chaudhary (614.6) was the top placed Indian in the event finishing a...
  • As it happened: Asian Games 2015, Day 5 6 days ago

    (For LIVE updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) India's boxing contingent beings it's medal hunt in Incheon on day five of the competition but medal events for India primarily in shooting only. Gold medal continued to elude India on Day 4, where Saurav Ghosal lost in the squash men's...
  • Asian Games: Abhinav Bindra signs off with bronze double 1 week ago

    Indian shooting ace Abhinav Bindra bid adieu to Asian Games by clinching the individual bronze medal in men's 10-m air rifle event. ...
  • Asiad Day 4 Analysis: Historic moment in squash but no gold 1 week ago

    The fourth day's highlight for India at the XVII Asian Games has got to be the epic battle between world number 16 Saurav Ghosal and Abdullah Al Muzayen from Kuwait, ranked 48, in squash final. The British Junior Open under-19 champion in 2004, Ghosal took the first two sets 12-10...
  • Asian Games: Harpreet 7th in 25m rapid fire pistol qualifiers stage 1 1 week ago

    Incheon: India's Harpreet Singh finished seventh as Gurpreet Singh and Pemba Tamang failed to impress in the men's 25 metre rapid fire pistol qualification stage 1 of the Asian Games at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range here on Tuesday. Harpreet scored 290-8x with scores of 98, 99 and 93 in three...
  • I will re-assess my level before taking a call on World Cup participation: Abhinav Bindra 1 week ago

    Incheon: After capping off his remarkable career as a full-time marksman by winning two bronze at the Asian Games here on Tuesday, India's lone individual Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra said he will only be a "hobby shooter" from now on. Having broken the Asiad jinx with a bronze in the...
  • Asian Games: Abhinav Bindra ends on a high with a bronze 1 week ago

    Bindra claimed his first Asian Games individual medal by winning the bronze in the men's 10 metre air rifle event at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range. ...
  • Asian Games 2014, Day 4: Historic silver for Ghosal, Bindra signs off with double bronze 1 week ago

    It was heartbreak for Saurav Ghosal on day four of the 2014 Asian Games, but he had already done enough to create history - bagging India's first ever Asiad silver medal in squash. And ace Indian shooter Abinav Bindra, making his last appearance at the Asian Games, won two bronze...
  • Asian Games 2014: Abhinav Bindra ends Asian Games career with a bronze 1 week ago

    Incheon: Abhinav Bindra won his first Asian Games individual medal, a bronze in the 10 metre air rifle event of the 17th Asian Games at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range on Tuesday. The 2008 Olympic champion Bindra recorded a final score of 187.1 to take the third position as China finished...
  • Asian Games 2014: Abhinav Bindra guides India to 10m air rifle team bronze 1 week ago

    Incheon: Beijing Olympic gold medallist Abhinav Bindra fired India to the men's team bronze in the 10m air rifle event while booking his berth in the eightman finals with the fifthbest score in the qualifications on Day 4 of the Asian Games on Tuesday. The Indian team was comprised of Bindra,...
  • As it happened: Asian Games 2014, Day 4 1 week ago

    (For LIVE updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) India won just two bronze medals on the second day, but were assured of at least a silver by squash star Saurav Ghosal and two more bronze in Wushu. On day four, shooters are expected to once again rule India's medals...
  • Asian Games 2014: Are Indian shooters fatigued? September 22, 2014

    India's ace shooter Ronjan Sodhi feels that the Indian contingent at the Asian Games is a bit young and inexperienced and that could be a reason behind their lack of individual medals. ...
  • Asian Games 2014: Indian women win bronze in 25m Pistol Team event September 22, 2014

    Incheon: The shooting range once again provided an early medal for the Indian contingent as the women's pistol trio of Rahi Sarnobat, Anisa Sayyed and Heena Sidhu shot down a bronze in the 25m range on day three of the competitions on Monday. The Indian trio tallied 1729 points, a whopping...
  • Asian Games 2014: Ghosal in squash final; two bronze medals for India on Day 3 1 week ago

    Shooters once again got India going on day three at the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, when the trio of Rahi Sarnobat, Anisa Sayyed and Heena Sidhu clinched bronze medal in the Women's 25m Pistol Team event to start day three. And later in the day squash star Dipika Pallikal...
  • Asian Games 2014: Indian women finish sixth in 10m Air Rifle Team Finals September 22, 2014

    Incheon: The Indian troika of Ayonika Paul, Apurvi Chandela and Raj Chaudhary finished a disappointing sixth in the 10m Air Rifle Women's Team Finals of the 17th Asian Games on Monday. World No. 8 Ayonika scored a creditable 417.7 but Apurvi (413.8) and Raj Choudhary (407.6) failed to come up with...
  • As it happened: Asian Games 2014, Day 3 September 22, 2014

    (For Live updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) While Dipika Pallikal and Saurav Ghosal will play squash singles semis, women shooters will be in action in rifle and pistol events. Day two of competition at Incheon wasn't particularly a happy one for India, with just two bronze ...
  • Asiad Day 2 Analysis: Quiet day for India at Incheon September 21, 2014

    India had a comparatively quieter outing on day two of the ongoing Asian Games. In the 10 meter Air pistol shooting, Indian team of Jitu Rai, Samresh Jung and Prakash Nanjappa won a bronze in the Team Event. While they scored same points as China with 1743 points, China beat them...
  • Asian Games 2014: India's trap shooting trio disappoints September 21, 2014

    Incheon: India's trap shooting exponents Manavjit Singh Sandhu, Mansher Singh and Kynan Chenai put on a disappointing show in the 17th Asian Games as none of them could qualify for the final round with the team finishing sixth at the Gyeonggido Shooting Range on Sunday. Veteran shooter Mansher, the oldest member...
  • My mother yet to know I won Asian Games gold: Jitu Rai September 21, 2014

    Incheon: A day after clinching the 50m pistol gold in the ongoing Asian Games, Jitu Rai said he has not spoken to his mother for the last one month since he took part in the Shooting World Championship in Granada, Spain, where he picked up a silver. "I have not spoken...
  • Asian Games 2014: Jitu Rai finishes 5th in 10m Air Pistol Final September 21, 2014

    After winning gold in 50m Air Pistol on Saturday, Jitu Rai failed to complete a double finishing fifth in the 10m Air Pistol Final. ...
  • Asian Games gold earns shooter Jitu Rai Rs. 50 lakh award September 21, 2014

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav announced a cash award of Rs. 50 lakh for ace shooter Jitu Rai, who won a gold medal at the ongoing Incheon Asian Games on Saturday. A government spokesman said that the chief minister was happy that world No. 5 Rai, who was from...