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Antony awards Rs.30 lakh to silver medallist Vijay Kumar


August 17th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Friday presented a cash reward of Rs.30 lakh to Vijay Kumar, who won a silver medal in the 25-metre rapid fire ... Read more...

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Corruption badly affects morale of defence forces: Antony


August 14th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony Tuesday said corruption was a serious challenge which badly affected the morale of defence personnel and urged them to renew their ... Read more...

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The best Olympics for India (Review)


August 12th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) India will return with its best-ever Olympics medal tally from the London Games. If there is anything missing, it is a gold and that has ... Read more...

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India’s medal winners at London Olympics


August 12th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) The following is the list of India's medal winners at the 2012 London Olympics:Medal Name Sport Event Date Silver Vijay Kumar Shooting Men's 25m rapid fire ... Read more...

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Olympic shooting: Trap shooter Sandhu finishes 16th


August 6th, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) India's Manavjit Singh Sandhu failed to enter the final of men's trap event as he finished 16th in the qualification round of the 2012 London Games ... Read more...

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Surprised that people didn’t expect a medal from me: Vijay


August 6th, 2012 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) Olympic silver medallist Vijay Kumar says he was taken aback when people, including the media, expressed surprise on his podium finish here at the London Games."I ... Read more...

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Superb Saina wins India’s third medal at London Olympics (India Round-up)


August 4th, 2012 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Saina Nehwal etched her name in India's sporting history winning the country's maiden medal from badminton and becoming the second Indian woman to stand on the ... Read more...

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It was disappointment that turned into celebrations: Vijay’s family


August 4th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Harsour (Himachal Pradesh), Aug 4 (IANS) It was a disappointment that later turned into a big celebration in this nondescript village. The reason: the 26-year-old Vijay Kumar of the Indian ... Read more...

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Olympics: President congratulates Vijay on winning silver


August 4th, 2012 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee Saturday congratulated shooter Vijay Kumar on winning a silver medal at the London Olympics, and said the army man has done ... Read more...

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Olympics: Vijay shoots silver as boxer Vikas exits (Overall India Roundup)


August 4th, 2012 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Army shooter Vijay Kumar made India proud by winning a welcome silver medal at the London Olympics here Friday, hours before boxer Vikas Krishan was controversially ... Read more...

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Olympics: Vijay shines with silver, Saina’s bronze hunt on (India Intro Roundup)


August 4th, 2012 - 2:47 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) After three unproductive days, luck smiled on India as army shooter Vijay Kumar scooped up a silver after his teammate Joydip Karmakar narrowly missed a medal ... Read more...

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Stuck to my plan: Vijay Kumar


August 3rd, 2012 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Indian pistol shooter Vijay Kumar said that sticking to his game plan helped him to win the silver medal despite the pressure on him at the ... Read more...

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Olympics: Shooter Vijay Kumar wins silver for India (India Roundup)


August 3rd, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Army shooter Vijay Kumar scooped up a silver after his teammate Joydip Karmakar narrowly missed a medal while ace women's shuttler Saina Nehwal remained in contention ... Read more...

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Olympics: Vijay Kumar gives India second medal from the ranges (Second Lead)


August 3rd, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Army marksman Vijay Kumar gave India its second medal of the London Olympics, winning the silver in the men's 25 metre rapid fire pistol event after ... Read more...

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He promised me a medal: Vijay’s father


August 3rd, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Aug 3 (IANS) Father of India's Olympic silver medallist Vijay Kumar said his son had promised him a medal before he went into the finals of the 25-metre rapid ... Read more...

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Olympics: Pistol shooter Vijay Kumar wins silver; India gets second medal (Lead)


August 3rd, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Army marksman Vijay Kumar gave India the second medal from the Royal Artillery Barracks winning the silver in the men's 25 metre rapid fire pistol event ... Read more...

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Olympic shooting: Vijay Kumar qualifies for final


August 3rd, 2012 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Indian shooter Vijay Kumar qualified for the final round of the 25-metre rapid fire pistol event at the 2012 London Olympics here Friday.The 26-year-old clocked 585, ... Read more...

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Olympics: Schedule of events involving Indian athletes Friday


August 3rd, 2012 - 1:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) Following is the schedule of events involving Indian athletes at the Olympic Games Friday.Athletics Men's shot put: Om Prakash Karhana Women's discus throw: Seema Antil and Krishna Poonia Women's ... Read more...

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Olympics: Schedule of events involving Indian athletes Thursday


August 2nd, 2012 - 3:37 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) Following is the schedule of events involving Indian athletes at the London Olympic Games Thursday.Badminton: Women's singles quarterfinals: Saina Nehwal vs Tine Baun (Denmark) Men's singles quarterfinals: ... Read more...

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Indian shooter Vijay bags silver, qualifies for Olympics


May 22nd, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) Army man Vijay Kumar shot the silver in the men's 25 metres rapid fire pistol event in the World Cup at Fort Benning, US, and ... Read more...

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Russian hand in shooters’ golden show


October 10th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Indian Army shooters setting the Karni Singh Shooting Range on fire in the Commonwealth Games to bag gold medals have a Russian connection. Their ... Read more...

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Harpreet Singh, Vijay Kumar win gold in 25m Centre fire Pistol Pairs


October 9th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 9 (ANI): Ace shooters Harpreet Singh and Vijay Kumar bagged the 21st gold medal for India on the sixth day of the XIXth Commonwealth Games here today in 25m ... Read more...

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CWG shooting: Indians continue to dominate at Karni Singh Range (Night Intro)


October 8th, 2010 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Indian shooters continued their domination of the Karni Singh ranges by winning three gold, a silver and a bronze at the Commonwealth Games here Friday. ... Read more...

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CWG: India firm in second spot with 20 medals, shooters reign continues


October 8th, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): Indian shooters continued their splendid performance on the fifth day of the XIXth Commonwealth Games here, thereby taking India's gold medal tally to twenty.Ace shooter Omkar Singh ... Read more...

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Wrestlers, shooters, archers take India’s gold count to 20 (Night Lead)


October 8th, 2010 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Women wrestlers and archers excelled Friday winning three golds between them as shooters continued to add to their kitty, taking India's Commonwealth Games gold tally to 20 ... Read more...

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CWG shooting: Indians continue to dominate, win two more gold (Roundup)


October 8th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Gagan Narang and Imran Hasan Khan won the eighth shooting gold for India, in the 50 metres rifle three position pairs event, while Armyman Vijay Kumar added ... Read more...

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CWG shooting: Omkar Singh wins 10 m air pistol gold


October 8th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) India's Omkar Singh won the gold in the men's 10 metres air pistol event at the Commonwealth Games here Friday. The silver went to Singapore's Bin Gai ... Read more...

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Omkar Singh wins 20th gold for India at Delhi CWG


October 8th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): Ace shooter Omkar Singh won a 20th gold for India on the fifth day of the XIXth Commonwealth Games in 10m air pistol event here today.Omkar Singh ... Read more...

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Wrestlers, shooters, archers take India’s gold count to 18 (Evening Lead)


October 8th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Women wrestlers and archers excelled Friday winning three golds between them as shooters continued to add to their kitty, taking India's Commonwealth Games gold tally to 19 ... Read more...

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Wrestler Anita wins gold in women’s 67kg freestyle event


October 8th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): After wrestler Alka Tomar bagged a gold medal in the 59-kg freestyle event, wrestler Anita won a 19th gold for India on the fifth day of the ... Read more...

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Wrestler Alka Tomar wins 18th gold for India at Delhi CWG


October 8th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): Wrestler Alka Tomar bagged a gold medal in the 59-kg freestyle event on the fifth day of the XIXth Commonwealth Games here today, thereby taking India's gold ... Read more...

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Vijay Kumar wins gold in 25m Rapid Fire Pistol


October 8th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): Ace shooter Vijay Kumar won a 17th gold for India on the fifth day of the XIXth Commonwealth Games here today in 25m Rapid Fire Pistol shooting.Kumar ... Read more...

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CWG shooting: Indians pick up two more golds (Second Lead)


October 8th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Abhishek Roy New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Continuing their blazing form, Indian shooters struck two more golds with Gagan Narang and Imran Hasan Khan winning the men's 50-metre rifle three-position event ... Read more...

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CWG shooting: Indians pick up two more golds (Lead)


October 8th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Indian shooters struck two more golds at the ranges with Gagan Narang and Imran Hasan Khan winning the men's 50-metre rifle three-position event and Vijay Kumar claiming ... Read more...

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CWG: 43 gold medals at stake, all eyes upon Indian shooters


October 8th, 2010 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): The action will hot up on fifth day of the XIXth Commonwealth Games as a total of 43 gold medals will be up for grabs in various ... Read more...

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