SHOOTER VIJAY KUMAR

  • Lukewarm response for Indian GP this year October 28, 2012

    Greater Noida: It may not be the same as inaugural year in terms of response, but the second Indian Grand Prix still recorded a turn out of 65,000 spectators, which included the who's who of tinsel town, politics and sporting fraternity. Unlike last year that witnessed a whopping 95,000 turn...
  • Go for Glory: Vijay Kumar bags silver for India August 4, 2012

    CNNIBN's experts talk about the joy Vijay Kumar's victory brought to the whole of India and also discuss the other results of day 7. ...
  • Go for Glory: Vijay makes India proud August 3, 2012

    Vijay Kumar gave India its second medal of the London Olympics, winning the silver in the men's 25 metre rapid fire pistol event. ...
  • Great moment for me: Vijay Kumar August 3, 2012

    Speaking exclusively to CNNIBN Silver Medallist Vijay Kumar said that he was trying to control his emotions to maintain the concentration throughout the event. ...
  • I was mentally prepared for this moment: Vijay August 3, 2012

    London: India's new shooting sensation Vijay Kumar, who clinched a silver medal in the Olympic Games here, said he had mentally prepared himself for winning a medal and was elated to have achieved his main objective. "I had mentally prepared myself for this moment. Being in the Army has made me...
  • Rs 1 cr for Olympic silver winner Vijay Kumar August 3, 2012

    Shimla Himachal Pradesh government on Friday announced a cash reward of Rs 1 crore for the army's marksman Vijay Kumar for winning the silver medal in London Olympic in men's 25 metre rapid fire event. Making the announcement minutes after Vijay Kumar, who hails from Hamirpur district of the north Indian...
  • Credit for Vijay's success goes to Army: Father August 3, 2012

    New Delhi: An ecstatic father of Vijay Kumar attributed his son's Olympic success to the years of hard work and discipline inculcated in him by the Indian Army. "I don't have words to express my feelings. Full credit to Indian army which supported his training and the discipline that he inculcated...
  • Olympics: Indian shooter Vijay Kumar bags silver August 3, 2012

    London: Army marksman Vijay Kumar won a silver medal for India in the men's 25 metre rapid fire event at the 2012 London Olympics here on Friday. The gold went to Cuban Leuris Pupo while Chinese Feng Ding got the bronze. Pupo kept his cool to win Cuba's first gold. Pupo...
  • Olympics: Shooter Vijay wins silver, Saina loses August 3, 2012

    Shooter Vijay Kumar won a silver medal for India in the men's 25 metre rapid fire event at the 2012 London Olympics here on Friday. Kumar beat back the challenge of world champion Alexei Klimov of Russia, Chinese duo of Ding Feng and Zhang Jian and German Christian Reitz in...