Olympics: Morini issues 'unconditional apology' to NRAI for Manu Bhaker's pistol malfunction comments
The cocking lever of Bhaker's pistol broke after the 16th shot in the qualifications and in getting it fixed, the 19-year-old shooter lost more than 15 minutes, which affected her rhythm.
Heading into the Olympics, it was the shooting contingent that was favourite to bring back medals for India. However, the going has been disappointing, to say the least.
The federation is working with the IOA in this regard and there are chances that the number of support staff could go up.
Among others, the kits include three sizes of bags -- small, medium and large -- track suits and training gears.
After help from SAI, NRAI and Peter Gorsa, India's Olympic-bound skeet shooters get vaccinated against COVID
According to both SAI and NRAI, Mairaj got a single-shot Johson and Johnson vaccine and Angad got his second dose of Covishield.
The National Rifle Association of India Wednesday announced their recommendations for the National Sports Awards 2021.
After initially opting to skip the Croatia tour, pistol coach Jaspal Rana is set to join the Olympic-bound shooting team in Croatia next month.
Monali was admitted to a hospital after being diagnosed with COVID-19 but was discharged, only to get re-admitted to treat mucormycosis.
The NRAI had announced a 15-member Indian shooting contingent for the upcoming Tokyo Games in the first week of this month.
The emergence of new stars has made certain fields highly competitive. That certain high-profile shooters have faltered post lockdown has added to the intrigue
With the increasing number of cases and reports of athletes breaching the bio-bubble, the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) has further tightened restrictions.
The roommates of the COVID positive athletes have been isolated and the two Indian shooters are quarantined.
The Delhi World Cup will see as many as 30 finals being held at an ISSF World Cup stage for the first time with the new team formats approved by the global body last year coming into play.
The decision to penalise the shooters was finalised during the NRAI's annual general body meeting recently.
The National Rifle Association of India is confident of hosting International Shooting Sport Federation combined World Cup in March.