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15 Nations win Olympic quotas in Doha

Athletes from 15 nations won Olympic quota places for Tokyo 2020 during the 14th Asian Championships in Doha, Qatar. India increased its overall total of Olympic quotas by 6, Thailand and Japan won 5 quotas each and Islamic Republic...

No chance of bringing back shooting to 2022 Games: CGF official

Shooting will not be added to the roster of the 2022 Birmingham Games despite Indian Olympic Association's boycott threat, a Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) official said on Thursday, ahead of a crucial meeting between the two sports bodies."Regarding shooting,...

Angad Vir Singh Bajwa, India’s perfect skeet shooter

Angad Vir Singh Bajwa laughs at his obsessive years filled with epiphanic odd hours. He would sleep in his room surrounded by armory and tear out of the sheets in the middle of the night; groggy and fanatical, with...

Both Thailand and India win two Olympic quotas in two days

Thailand and India have won two Quota Places to Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games during two days of competitions at the 14th Asian Championship in Doha, Qatar. There were four quotas available in 25m Pistol Women. The first two were won...

India win three more quotas for Tokyo Olympics

DOHA -- Teenager Aishwarya Pratap Singh Tomar bagged India's 13th Olympic quota in shooting with a bronze in the men's 50m rifle 3 positions event at the 14th Asian Championship in Doha on Sunday. India then added two more...

Veteran Tejaswini Sawant nears unfulfilled Olympic dream

In the bunch of Olympic hopefuls straddling teen years with doughty ambitions, Tejaswini Sawant is something of an oddity. She's 39, picked up a firearm when most members of the current squad weren't even born, has weathered the rigors...

Indonesia, the People’s Republic of Korea, Lebanon, Singapore, Kazakhstan and Qatar complete the list...

During the first two days of the 14th Asian Championship in Doha, Qatar, 19 Quota Places for Tokyo-2020 found their owner from 15 nations. Six of them – Indonesia, Lebanon, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Singapore, Kazakhstan and...

Deepak Kumar wins bronze, Olympic quota

DOHA -- Deepak Kumar secured India's tenth Tokyo Olympic quota in shooting after winning the men's 10m air rifle bronze medal at the Asian Championships here on Tuesday.Deepak, who won a bronze at the World Cup in Guadalajara last...

The 14th Asian Championship is on start

  The 14th Asian Championship in Doha, Qatar, is on start. The Opening Ceremony will take place today, on November 4th, 2019. The record number of 931 athletes from 34 nations are going to take part in the competitions. The expected ...

Shooting: Commonwealth Games exclusion could be ‘good’ for Scotland, says Seonaid McIntosh

Seonaid McIntosh hopes the exclusion of shooting from the 2022 Commonwealth Games will end up being "a good thing" for the sport in Scotland.Shooting has been controversially omitted from the Birmingham schedule. McIntosh, a double bronze medallist at last year's...

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