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Ronjan Sodhi Biography

Ronjan Sodhi is an Indian trap shooter who won two silver medals in 2010 Commonwealth Games and a gold medal at the 2010 Asian Games. odhi's parade of achievements started with the 2010 ISSF World Cup held at Lonato, Italy in which he shot a perfect 50 hits out of 50 clays in the final and set a new world record with a score of 195 to clinch the coveted Gold Medal in Double Trap event. On October 6 Sodhi won the Platinum Medal in Men's Double Trap Singles at the Commenwealth Games. In the 2010 Asian games Sodhi scored a total of 186 and thus, managed to win the Gold Medal in Men's Double Trap Event at the Asian Games 2010. In 2011, he became first Indian to successfully defend a World Cup title. While Sodhi won the Silver Medal in 2011 ISSF World Cup held at Beijing, China he earned a Bronze Medal at 2011 ISSF World Cup held at Maribor, Slovenia following which he earned a spot for the men's double trap event at the 2012 London Olympics. He has the honour of being ranked No. 1 in International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) world rankings. Sodhi went on to win the Gold Medal at the 2011 ISSF World Cup held at Al Ain, United Arab Emirates on 4 October 2011. Along with the large number of medals and tiltles, he also has the prestigious Arjuna award to his name.

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Indian Shooter Shapath Bharadwaj wins bronze medal at ISSF Junior World Cup
Indian Shooter Shapath Bharadwaj wins bronze medal at ISSF Junior World Cup
Shapath Bharadwaj became one of India's youngest medal winners in the tournament.
Khel Ratna awardee and ace Indian shooter Ronjan Singh Sodhi disgraced by Sports Ministry
Khel Ratna awardee and ace Indian shooter Ronjan Singh Sodhi disgraced by Sports Ministry
Former world record holder Ronjan Singh Sodhi has been denied funds by the Sports Ministry.
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What Satnam Singh Bhamara's achievement means for young Indian athletes
What does Satnam Singh Bhamara's achievement mean to the young Indian athlete? Here's a look.
Ronjan Sodhi to be supported by Anglian Medal Hunt following closure of Mittal Trust
Ronjan Sodhi to be supported by Anglian Medal Hunt following closure of Mittal Trust
After the abrupt closure of Mittal Champions Trust, Anglian Medal Hunt Company has jumped to the rescue of shooter Ronjan Sodhi.
Indian sport suffers big blow as Mittal Champions Trust shuts down
Indian sport suffers big blow as Mittal Champions Trust shuts down
In what could prove to be a major blow for sports in India, the Mittal Champions Trust, funded by Laxmi Mittal, has shut down.
Shooting gets a shot in the arm as Ronjan Sodhi and Manavjit Sandhu announce the Indian Shotgun Open
Shooting gets a shot in the arm as Ronjan Sodhi and Manavjit Sandhu announce the Indian Shotgun Open
Sodhi's priorities: Defending Asiad title, securing Rio spot
Sodhi's priorities: Defending Asiad title, securing Rio spot
Delhi increases cash reward for sportspersons
Delhi increases cash reward for sportspersons
More cash rewards for sportspersons from Delhi
Ronjan Sodhi bags gold medal at the National Shooting Championships
Ronjan Sodhi bags gold medal at the National Shooting Championships
2013 Indian GP lacking in star appeal
2013 Indian GP lacking in star appeal
The ISSF World Shotgun Championship – Lima
The ISSF World Shotgun Championship – Lima
National Sports Awards: Sodhi finally gets his due, Kohli also honoured
National Sports Awards: Sodhi finally gets his due, Kohli also honoured
Sodhi to be honoured at National Sports Awards
Sodhi to be honoured at National Sports Awards
Sports award dispute - Radical changes needed, transparency is the key word
Sports award dispute - Radical changes needed, transparency is the key word
Sports ministry finally confirms Sodhi for Khel Ratna
Sports ministry finally confirms Sodhi for Khel Ratna
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