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Indian chess player withdraws from Iran event over headscarf rule

Chess star Soumya Swaminathan has refused to be a part of the Asian Team Chess Championship, to be held in Hamadan, Iran, from July 26 to August 4, because of the compulsory-headscarf rule in the......

Shooter Heena Sidhu pulls out of Iran event due to hijab rule

India's pistol shooter Heena Sidhu pulled out of the Asian Airgun Shooting Championship in Iran due to the compulsory hijab rule for all women athletes.  The former world number one thinks......

Bindra wins silver in Asian airgun meet

Beijing Olympics gold medallist Abhinav Bindra clinched the silver medal while Satyendra Singh won a bronze in the fourth Asian Airgun Shooting Championship at Sulaibia, near Kuwait City, on......

Will Indian shooting's youth brigade shine at CWG?

The abundance of talent is complemented by a confident approach which the likes of Manu Bhaker, Mehuli Ghosh, Anish Bhanwala and Anjum Moudgil  IMAGE:  India's Manu Bhaker and Om......

New shooters shine, seniors maintain status quo

IMAGE: Heena Sidhu and Jitu Rai celebrate winning the 10 metre mixed team air pistol event. Photograph: PTI The ranges are bursting at the seams with young talent and Indian shooting's present......
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Indian chess star Soumya Swaminathan says no to headscarf, pulls out of event in Iran

New Delhi : Chess star Soumya Swaminathan denied being part of the Asian Team Chess Championship, to be held in Hamadan, Iran, from July 26 to... ...

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