With only the last day remaining at the South Asian Games, the Indian contingent has proven to be far more superior than any of its participating neighbours. The team has won a total of 276 medals that is 107 more than second placed Sri Lanka. India’s gold tally is at a whopping 160, while Sri
As Bindra was eliminated on the 18th shot, one could feel the disappointment writ large on his face. Here was a competitor who was contemplating leaving the shooting arena, his sanctuary, and feeling sad about it at all. Here was a competitor who our gut feeling says, will be back again. We look forward to seeing you compete again Abhinav.
Abhinav Bindra has never been one for dramatic announcements. But in recent times , Abhinav Bindra has developed a habit of announcing his retirement from a multi sports event and going on to win a medal the next day. Today Abhinav Bindra somehow won the bronze in his 10 metre rifle event in a thrilling final.
Jitu Rai seems to be a Sports person with good habits. For now, he has gotten into the habit of winning Gold Medals for India.
Olympian Anjali Bhagwat’s performance is remarkable as she is making a comeback after a very long time and the fact that her scores are close to her fellow Indian indicate that she can still shoot well and is not here on past reputation. There was a time when Anjali was on a lonely path breaking journey as India’s only women shooter , but today she has a lot of company and she can be justly proud for showing the way to this new generation of Indian shooting
Once again the Indian shooters gave a memorable performances in the Commonwealth Games. Along with the haul of medals comes a lot of appreciation and rewards for the athletes. The chief minister of Bihar, Jitan Ram Manjhi recently declared that the state government will honor Shreyasi Singh for clinching a silver medal in the Glasgow