Gold medalist-Virginia Thrasher

Rio Olympics Women’s 10m Air Rifle Medalist

 August 7, 2016   Kridangan Statistics Team

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American shootist Virginia Thrasher won the first gold medal of the Rio Olympics, capturing the women’s 10-meter air rifle.    

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Indian Shooters Qualify

Four More Indian Shooters Qualify for 2016 Rio Games after Delhi Qualifying Tournament

 February 6, 2016   R K Gupta

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At the end of 2016 Asian Olympic Shooting Qualifying Tournament in New Delhi on February 3, four Indian shooters made the qualification grade in four events. With that, the Indian shooting contingent for 2016 Rio Games has grown to 9 men and 3 women in various shooting categories. After Kuwait was suspended by the International Olympic […]

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Abhinav Bindra

Abhinav Bindra Clinches Gold in Men’s 10m Air Rifle in 8th Asian Air-Gun Championships

 September 28, 2015   R K Gupta

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The 8th Asian Air-gun Championship began with a spectacular opening ceremony at Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range in New Delhi on Friday. Guests from participating nations enjoyed themselves as a rock band performed and different groups presented colorful dance performances. 2012 London Olympic bronze medalist Gagan Narang took the athletes’ oath in the presence of the chief […]

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Abhinav Bindra

Abhinav Bindra: The Indian shooting star

 December 28, 2013   Kirti Daga


Named as the youngest Indian participant in the 1998 Commonwealth Games as well as in the 2000 Olympics, Abhinav Bindra has made India proud for more than a decade now. The Punjab rifleman has showcased his class as well as his quality by bagging prestigious national awards such as the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award […]

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