Shooting

  • CWG 2014: India end on a high, finish 5th with 64 medals August 4, 2014

    CNN-IBN's panel of experts discuss the performance of India's sportspersons in recently concluded Commonwealth Games where Indian won 64 medals. ...
  • CWG 2014: Indian shooters shine yet again August 1, 2014

    The gold medals were hard to come by this time but Indian shooters were nonetheless mostly on target as they reaped a rich harvest of 17 medals in the Commonwealth Games. ...
  • CWG 2014: Indian shooters get a rousing welcome on their return August 1, 2014

    Indian shooters landed in Delhi on Friday after finishing a successful campaign at the Commonwealth Games 2014, Glasgow. ...
  • CWG 2014: Shooter Ayonika Paul eyes World Championships after Glasgow glory July 30, 2014

    Indian shooter Ayonika Paul won silver medal in the 10m Air Rifle event in Glasgow. ...
  • CWG 2014: Indian shooters' domination continues with Jitu Rai's gold July 28, 2014

    Ace Indian shooter Ronjan Sodhi reflects on Jitu Rai's gold in 50m air pistol event, which took India to the No. 4 spot on the CWG medals tally. ...
  • CWG 2014: Jitu Rai wins gold in 50m pistol July 28, 2014

    Shooters Jitu Rai and Gurpal Singh clinched the men's 50-metre pistol gold and silver respectively to take India to No. 4 in the medals tally. ...
  • Abhinav Bindra returns home after CWG glory July 28, 2014

    Abhinav Bindra made his swansong appearance at the Commonwealth Games a memorable one as the star Indian shooter won the battle of nerves in a gripping competition to bag the 10m Air Rifle gold medal, which has eluded him in the previous four attempts ...
  • CWG 2014: Apurvi Chandela wins gold in shooting July 27, 2014

    Apurvi Chandela gave a stunning exhibition of skill and concentration to clinch a gold medal while Ayonika Paul and Prakash Nanjappa claimed a silver. ...
  • CWG 2014: Abhinav Bindra clinches gold in 10m air rifle July 25, 2014

    India's shooting ace Abhinav Bindra stole the limelight by clinching a gold medal on the second day of competitions in the 20th Commonwealth Games on Friday. ...
  • US: Ukraine does not have the capability to shoot down MH17 July 19, 2014

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, US says that the surface to air missile which brought the Malyasian airliner down couldn't have been Ukrainian as the country does not have such capability. Washington also says that Ukraine doesn't have the capability to shoot down a plane like this. ...
  • Former shooter Moraad Ali turns film producer April 26, 2014

    The Arjuna Award-winning shooter will venture into Bollywood, with his son as director of the film about two sportspersons. ...
  • Heena Sidhu happy but doesn't want to stop April 11, 2014

    By virtue of consistent performances, shooter Heena Sidhu has become world No.1 in the 10 metres air pistol event. ...
  • Randhir Singh the man to watch at the Indian Shotgun Open March 1, 2014

    The 67-year-old shooter Randhir Singh performed at the Indian Shotgun Open at the Dr. Karni Singh Range, Tughlakabad. ...
  • Shooters Ronjan Sodhi, Manavjit Sandhu launch Indian Shotgun Open February 25, 2014

    With an aim to broad-base shooting in the country, Sodhi and Sandhu are organising the first-ever Indian Shotgun Open. ...
  • Fit-again Gagan Narang all set for a comeback December 27, 2013

    London Olympic medalist Gagan Narang is on the comeback trail after undergoing surgery a few months back. ...
  • Ronjan Sodhi wins the first national title in shooting December 26, 2013

    Sodhi, who has pretty much dominated the international calendar in double trap over the years, has had a pretty disappointing 2013. ...
  • Indian Shooters hope to compete under national flag at the CWG December 12, 2013

    The IOC had threatened to expel India if the IOA did not pass the amendment on ethics that bars tainted officials from contesting. ...
  • Kenya: CCTV footage of how gunmen sprayed bullets during mall attack October 18, 2013

    At least 67 people were killed during a horrific four day mall attack in Kenya in September. The CCTV footage shows the horror of what went on inside - how gunmen sprayed bullets while casually speaking on their cell phones. ...
  • Watch: US Capitol dramatic car chase and shooting October 4, 2013

    A dramatic car chase through the streets of Washington from the White House to the US Capitol ended in gunfire on Thursday when law enforcement officers shot and killed the driver as lawmakers and aides huddled in a lockdown. The identity of the driver - a woman - was not...
  • Mumbai building collapse: Survivor shoots his ordeal under debris September 30, 2013

    A survivor in the Mumbai building collapse shot video as he was trapped under the debris for hours together before being rescued. Sixty one people died in the tragedy and 32 others were injured. ...
  • Watch: Video of US Navy Yard shooter released by FBI September 26, 2013

    The FBI has released the video of the Washington DC Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis. The FBI has said that he didn't target specific individuals when he opened fire inside a building on September 16. The FBI has also confirmed that Alexis was delusional. Alexis shot down 12 people before...
  • Junior Indian shooter withdrawn from world event for indecency September 20, 2013

    During the team's training camp in Italy for the shotgun world championship, one of the shooters misbehaved with female staff at the hotel. ...
  • US Navy Yard shooting: Gunmen open fire, several killed, many injured September 16, 2013

    A Defense Department official says several people have been killed and as many as 10 have been wounded in a shooting at the Washington Navy Yard. The exact number of people killed and the conditions of those wounded was not immediately known. ...
  • Krishna Poonia called me for recommending her name for Khel Ratna: Anjali Bhagwat August 21, 2013

    Anjali Bhagwat, one of the members of the Khel Ratna selection committee, has said that discus thrower Krishna Poonia called her up a day before the selection meeting for recommending her name. ...
  • Gunmen kill ten foreign tourists in northern Pakistan June 23, 2013

    Gunmen stormed a hotel in a remote part of northern Pakistan on Sunday and killed ten foreign tourists. ...
  • Back injury forces Abhinav Bindra to take a break June 27, 2013

    Old back injury will force Olympic Gold medallist and India's ace shooter, Abhinav Bindra out of the game for sometime. ...
  • M Night Shyamalan plans to shoot his next film in India June 8, 2013

    After Danny Boyle, And Ang Lee now it's M Night Shyamalan who is planning to shoot his next film in India. ...
  • Dope shadow over Rathore's 2004 Olympic medal May 16, 2013

    CNN-IBN's Deputy Sports Editor Digvijay Singh Deo finds out how Rajyavardhan Rathore was allowed to compete at the 2004 Games despite failing a drug test in a build-up event. ...
  • Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore a drug cheat or victim of vendetta? May 15, 2013

    The 2004 Olympics silver medalist failed a drug test a month before the Athens Games which was withheld from not just the public but the IOC too. ...
  • Watch India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 28, 2013

    The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Wednesday adopted a resolution asking the Centre to stop treating Sri Lanka as a friendly country. ...