At the ISSF World Cup 2023, the pair of reigning world champion Rudrankksh Balasaheb Patil and Narmada Nithin Raju topped the qualification round with a score of 635.8.
The ISSF World Championships 2022 Rifle/Pistol is scheduled to be held from October 12 to 25, 2022, at Cairo in Egypt.
Tokyo Olympian Elavenil Valarivan got past Karnataka’s Tilottama Sen to seal the gold in the women’s 10m air rifle event at the National Games 2022.
Junior World champion and Tokyo Olympian in rifle 3 Positions, Aishwary Pratap Singh shot 631.7 to reach the final with a second-place finish in the qualifications.
Shooting is supposed to be one of India’s strong points as the sport has been successful in Indian sporting history.
Elavenil Valarivan and Divyansh Singh Panwar and Anjum Moudgil and Deepak Kumar crashed out of the mixed team 10m air rifle event at the Tokyo Olympics.
India's hopes of an early shooting medal at the Tokyo Olympics 2020 were dashed as both Apurvi Chandela nor Elavenil Valarivan didn't make the women's 10m air rifle final.
Apurvi Chandela and Elavenil Valarivan go first in women’s 10M Air Rifle, while Saurabh Chaudhary and Abhishek Verma will follow in men’s 10M Air Pistol.