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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.



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.....

India’s Deswal wins World Cup pistol gold and Tokyo Olympic berth
01 Sep 2019

New Delhi, India, September 1, 2019: Yashaswini Singh Deswal won her first ever International Shooting Sport Federation World Cup gold medal in the women’s 10m Air Pistol category at the Rio de Janeiro leg on Saturday, A.....