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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.



Nepalese shooting duo set sights on multiple targets
04 Nov 2019

Kathmandu, Nepal, November 4, 2019: Nepalese shooters Kalpana Pariyar and Shushmita Nepal will have multiple targets in mind when they take part in the 14th Asian Shooting Championship which got underway on Sunday, Novem.....

Indian shooters win four medals on Rio World Cup final day
04 Sep 2019

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, September 4, 2019: Mixed team events completed the shooting programme at the ISSF Rifle/Pistol World Cup in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, reports the International Shooting Sport Federation.

The 10m.....