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Shooting is the act or process of firing rifles, shotguns or other projectile weapons such as bows or crossbows.

Marksmanship has inspired competition by hitting targets and testing accuracy. International shooting events then evolved and many variations of the sport emerged.

Shooting was first incorporated into the Asian Games in 1954.



India’s shooting legend Bindra growing sport at grassroots level
08 Apr 2019

New Delhi, India, April 8, 2019: India’s first Olympic gold medal winner in an individual sport, shooter Abhinav Bindra, is growing the sport at grassroots level across India.

Bindra, who won a gold medal at the 2008.....

India dominates Asian Airgun Championships
03 Apr 2019

Taiyuan, Chinese-Taipei, April 3, 2019: India ruled at the 12th Asian Airgun Championships, dominating in both the senior and junior categories, to end with a haul of 25 medals including 16 gold, five silver and four bro.....