Shooting

More visa troubles for India as two shooters denied access to United States

By Gary Anderson

March 25 - Two Indian shooters have been denied visas to the US for the ISSF World Cup event in Fort Benning ©Getty Images Two members of the Indian squad heading to Fort Benning in the United States have been denied visas by the American Embassy forcing them to miss out on the first International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup event of the season.

Junghaenel and Rossi named ISSF Shooters of the Year

By Paul Osborne

Germany's Henri Junghaenel and Italy's Jessica Rossi have won the 2013 ISSF Shooter of the Year awards ©ISSFJanuary 10 - Germany's Henri Junghaenel and Italy's Jessica Rossi have won the International Shooting Sport Federation's (ISSF) Shooter of the Year awards for 2013.

Amendment passed to allow use of lead pellets in Glasgow 2014 shooting competition

By Nick Butler

An amendment has been passed to allow the shooting competition at Glasgow 2014 to go ahead ©Getty ImagesJanuary 9 - The Scottish Government has passed an amendment to a Parliamentary Regulation temporarily allowing the use of lead pellets during the shooting competition at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, it has been revealed. 

ISSF announce new junior Shooting Cup Championship Series

By Paul Osborne

Suhl in Germany will be the host of the first junior ISSF Shooting World Cup ©ISSFDecember 19 - German city Suhl will be host of the first junior World Cup, the the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) has announced. 

London 2012 Olympian Elena Allen leads Welsh Glasgow 2014 shooting team

By Emily Goddard

Elena Allen will lead the Welsh shooting team at Glasgow 2014 ©Getty ImagesDecember 17 - Elena Allen, who competed for Britain at both the Beijing 2008 and London 2012 Olympics, has been named on the 14-strong Welsh shooting squad heading to the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Indian shooter takes surprise gold on day three of ISSF Rifle and Pistol World Cup Finals

By Paul Osborne

Indias Heena Sidhu took an unexpected gold on day three of the ISSF Rifle and Pistol World Cup FinalsNovember 10 - India's Heena Sidhu took a surprise gold medal at today's International Shooting Sports Federation's (ISSF) Rifle and Pistol World Cup Finals in Munich on a day otherwise dominated by Italy.

China dominant in ISSF Rifle and Pistol World Cup Finals

By Paul Osborne

China dominated day two of the ISSF Rifle and Pistol World Cup Finals winning both gold medalsNovember 9 - China raced ahead of the competition at the International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) Rifle and Pistol World Cup Final in Munich today, as it took another two gold medals to make it three out of four in its overall gold medal haul.

Best shooters meet in Munich for ISSF Pistol and Rifle World Cup Finals

By Paul Osborne

The ISSF Pistol and Rifle World Cup Finals got underway today in MunichNovember 8 - The best shooters in the world met in Munich today as the start of the International Shooting Sport Federation's Rifle and Pistol World Cup Final got underway.

Thai Olympic shooter Panichpatikum shot to death in Bangkok

By Emily Goddard

Thai Olympic shooter Jakkrit Panichpatikum has been shot deadOctober 20 - Thai Olympic shooter Jakkrit Panichpatikum has died of gunshot wounds after being attacked in Bangkok last night.
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