Who is Gagan Narang?

Who is Gagan Narang?

Gagan Narang (born 6 May 1983) is an Indian sport shooter, supported by the Olympic Gold Quest. He won the bronze medal in the Men’s 10 m Air Rifle Event at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London with a final score of 701.1 on 30 July 2012.

Which sport is associated with Gagan Narang?


Results Sport
Athens 2004 #=12 Air Rifle, 10 metres Shooting

In which year did Gagan Narang won bronze medal?

On This Day, 2012: Gagan Narang wins bronze at London Games.

Who is the first Indian badminton player to win an Olympic medal?

Saina Nehwal
She is the first Indian badminton player to have won an Olympic medal, the first Indian to have reached the final of the BWF World Championships, along with being the only Indian to have won the BWF World Junior Championships….

Saina Nehwal
Highest ranking 1 (2 April 2015)
Current ranking 23 (22 April 2022)

Where is Gagan Narang from?

Chennai, IndiaGagan Narang / Place of birth

Which retired Olympic gold medalist in shooting was awarded the Arjuna Award in?

Currently, Bindra is India’s only individual Olympic gold medalist. He won the gold medal in the 10-meter air rifle event at the 2008 Summer Olympics. Since 1980, It was also India’s first Olympic gold medal. He won the Arjuna award in 2000.

Who is the first Indian woman to win an Olympic silver medal?

At the 2016 Rio Olympics, P. V. Sindhu became the first ever Indian woman to win a silver medal at the Olympics.

Which caste is Narang?

Narang (नारंग) is a Gotra of the Jats.

What happened to Gagan Narang at the 2012 Olympics?

As a two-year-old, Gagan Narang aimed a toy gun at balloons in a shooting stall in Chennai’s Marina Beach. Twenty-seven years later, he was staring down the crosshairs at the historic Royal Artillery Barracks in London, shooting for a medal at the 2012 Olympics.

What is Gagan Narang’s career history?

Career. Narang won the bronze medal in the 10m air rifle event at the 2012 London Olympics with a total score of 701.1 becoming India’s first medal winner at the 2012 games. Gagan was just behind the silver medallist Niccolo Campriani of Italy who scored 701.5, while the gold medallist Alin George Moldoveanu of Romania was at 702.1.

How many gold medals did Gagan Narang won at the Commonwealth Games?

Gagan Narang won 4 Gold medals at 2006 Commonwealth Games . Narang qualified for the 2008 ISSF World Cup Final after he won a gold in the World Cup in China earlier in 2008. Gagan shot a perfect 600 in the qualification round.

What is the prize money of Gagan Narang in F1?

Also Gagan Narang was invited by the organisers of the Indian Grand Prix to wave the chequered flag in the 2012 Indian Grand Prix. ₹10 million (US$130,000) cash prize by State Government of Haryana.