Articles about Jitu Rai

ISSF Shooting World Cup: Who is gold medalist Saurabh Chaudhary?

24 Feb 2019

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ISSF Shooting World Cup: Who is gold medalist Saurabh Chaudhary?

India's teenage sensation Saurabh Chaudhary continued his fine form in shooting to clinch the men's 10m air pistol gold at the ISSF World Cup, being held in New Delhi.

Indian shooter Om Prakash Mitharwal strikes gold at World Championships

04 Sep 2018

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Indian shooter Om Prakash Mitharwal strikes gold at World Championships

Indian shooter Om Prakash Mitharwal picked up his maiden gold medal at the ISSF World Championships, claiming the top honors in the 50m pistol event in Changwon, South Korea on Tuesday.

#MeetTheMedalists: Who is Abhishek Verma?

21 Aug 2018

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#MeetTheMedalists: Who is Abhishek Verma?

As 16-year-old Saurabh Chaudhary scripted a record by clinching gold medal in men's 10m Air Pistol event, another Indian shooter, Abhishek Verma, grabbed the bronze.

#MeetTheMedalists: All about the shooting star Saurabh Chaudhary

21 Aug 2018

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#MeetTheMedalists: All about the shooting star Saurabh Chaudhary

Teenager Saurabh Chaudhary scripted a record by becoming only the fifth Indian shooter ever to win a gold medal in the history of Asian Games.

5 dark-horses of India who won medals at Commonwealth Games

13 Apr 2018

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5 dark-horses of India who won medals at Commonwealth Games

Indians have performed remarkably well at the ongoing 21st Commonwealth Games 2018.

CWG-2018: Mitharwal earns podium in 50m pistol, wins second bronze

11 Apr 2018

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CWG-2018: Mitharwal earns podium in 50m pistol, wins second bronze

Indian shooter Om Prakash Mitharwal won a bronze medal in men's 50m pistol event with 201.1 but the fancied Jitu Rai finished at disappointing 8th at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast.

Commonwealth Games: Shooters shine, Pardeep Singh settles for silver

09 Apr 2018

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Commonwealth Games: Shooters shine, Pardeep Singh settles for silver

Day 5 of the Commonwealth Games is turning out to be prolific for India.

All you need to know about 2018 Commonwealth Games

03 Apr 2018

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All you need to know about 2018 Commonwealth Games

The 2018 Commonwealth Games will kick off on April 4.

Indian shooters hit the bullseye at ISSF World Cup

11 Mar 2018

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Indian shooters hit the bullseye at ISSF World Cup

Indian shooters are making our country proud at the ongoing ISSF World Cup in Guadalajara in Mexico.

16-year-old Manu Bhaker clinches gold at the Shooting World Cup

05 Mar 2018

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16-year-old Manu Bhaker clinches gold at the Shooting World Cup

Manu Bhaker won gold for India in her first World Cup appearance at the ongoing ISSF Shooting World Cup.

Shooting World Cup: India clinch three medals on Day 1

04 Mar 2018

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Shooting World Cup: India clinch three medals on Day 1

The Indian shooting contingent started off on a positive manner on the first day of the mega World Cup event.

No shooting at 2022 Commonwealth Games

24 Feb 2018

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No shooting at 2022 Commonwealth Games

In a major blow to India's medal hopes, Commonwealth Games Federation has decided not to reinstate the shooting event for the 2022 edition of the tournament.

This week in sports!

15 Jun 2017

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This week in sports!

With the French Open in tennis, NBA finals in basketball, Champions Trophy in cricket and Indonesian Open in badminton, it has been a busy week till now for the fans.

ISSF Shooting: India win two medals in 50m air pistol

01 Mar 2017

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ISSF Shooting: India win two medals in 50m air pistol

India's Jitu Rai and Amanpreet Singh won gold and silver medals respectively in men's 50 metre Air Pistol event at the ISSF Shooting World Cup in New Delhi.

Jitu Rai wins bronze at ISSF Shooting World Cup

28 Feb 2017

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Jitu Rai wins bronze at ISSF Shooting World Cup

Jitu Rai won third medal for the country as he clinched bronze in men's 10-metre air pistol event at the ongoing ISSF Shooting World Cup in New Delhi. It is the eighth WC medal for Rai.

Heena Sidhu, Jitu Rai bag Gold at Shooting World Cup

27 Feb 2017

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Heena Sidhu, Jitu Rai bag Gold at Shooting World Cup

Heena Sidhu and Jitu Rai bagged gold for India in the 10m air pistol mixed event at the ongoing ISSF World Cup.

Pooja Ghatkar wins bronze at the shooting World Cup

25 Feb 2017

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Pooja Ghatkar wins bronze at the shooting World Cup

India's Pooja Ghatkar won a bronze medal in the women's 10m air rifle event at the ISSF (International Shooting Sport Federation) World Cup in Delhi.

Government announces Rs.90 lakh cash prize for Paralympic medalists

30 Sep 2016

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Government announces Rs.90 lakh cash prize for Paralympic medalists

Indian Government has announced a total cash prize of Rs.90 lakh for the four medal winners of the 2016 Paralympics.

Paralympic Medalists will be awarded Khel Ratna: Indian Sports Minister

19 Sep 2016

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Paralympic Medalists will be awarded Khel Ratna: Indian Sports Minister

Treating Paralympians as equals with Olympians, Indian Sports Minister Vijay Goel stated that next year onwards, paralympic medalists will be bestowed with the Khel Ratna.

Sports Minister non-committal on awarding Khel Ratna to Paralympic medalists

15 Sep 2016

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Sports Minister non-committal on awarding Khel Ratna to Paralympic medalists

On Wednesday, Sports Minister Vijay Goel refused to commit if Rio Paralympics medalists would be conferred with the highest sporting honour in the country, the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award.

Archers shoot their way into pre-quarterfinals

11 Aug 2016

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Archers shoot their way into pre-quarterfinals

Bombayla Devi and Deepika Kumari cruised to the pre-quarterfinal round in the womens' individual archery event.