Junior World Champion

Weightlifter Harshada becomes Junior World Champion at IWF Championship

Harshada claimed the yellow metal with a total effort of 153kg (70kg+83kg) in the women's 45kg category, opening India's account on the opening day of the competition.

published on : 2nd May 2022

India finish on top with 43 medals in shooting Junior World Championship

The country's shooters won all the available 12 medals on the final competition day of the top junior tournament at the Las Palmas Shooting range in the Peruvian capital of Lima.

published on : 11th October 2021

India ends ISSF Junior World Championship with 30 medals, tops table 

The Indian trio shot a total of 10 to finish ahead of their German counterparts Fabian Otto, Felix Luca Hollfoth and Tobias Gsoell (2) in the gold medal contest on Friday.

published on : 9th October 2021

ISSF Junior World Championship: India wins gold in women's 25m pistol team event

This was Bhaker's fourth gold of the competition to go with one bronze, while it was the 14-year-old Kapoor's second gold of the championship.

published on : 7th October 2021

Namyaa Kapoor stuns field, clinches 25m pistol gold in ISSF Junior World Championships

Namyaa got 36 hits out of 50 in the final to finish ahead of silver-winning Frenchwoman Camille Jedrzejewski and Manu, both of whom ended with 33.

published on : 5th October 2021

ISSF junior world championships​: Shooter Aishwary Tomar smashes world record on way to gold

Earlier in the day, India's 14-year-old shooter Naamya Kapoor fired her way to the gold medal ahead of celebrated compatriot Manu Bhaker in the women's 25m pistol event.

published on : 5th October 2021

Manu Bhaker continues to shine as India go top in Junior World Championships

After a underwhelming performance during the Tokyo Olympics, Manu Bhaker is back to winning ways yet again.

published on : 4th October 2021

No govt clearance, 25 shooters asked to pay Rs 4.5 lakh to compete in Junior World Championship

They have the option to travel but will have to bear the expenses out of their own pockets.

published on : 15th September 2021

Ravi Malik loses bronze play-off in just 42 seconds

Malik was the only Indian Greco Roman wrestler to reach the medal round.

published on : 22nd August 2021

Wrestling Junior World Championships: Ravi Malik makes bronze medal round

Ravi Malik though could not do much against Karen Khachatryan in the semifinal, which he lost by technical superiority.

published on : 21st August 2021