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China, Russia and Republic of Korea win medals at the air rifle mixed team event

23.04.2018 by Marco Dalla Dea

The first medal of the home team came today, at the 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team event. Song Soojoo and Jihyeon Keum pocketed their first team bronze, following Team China and Team Russia.

Australia’s first-time finalist Galiabovitch beats China’s Lin at the end of a spectacular final

23.04.2018 by Marco Vettoretti

The 28-year-old Aussie took the first World Cup medal of her career in Changwon (KOR), prevailing over People’s Republic of China’s Lin Yuemei after two thrilling shoot-off series. Yao Yushi, also of the People’s Republic of China, took bronze.

Chinese 19-year-old Zhao Ruozhu takes Air Rifle gold in her World Cup debut

22.04.2018 by Marco Vettoretti

The young shooter also set a new World Record and a new Junior World Record, prevailing over Chinese Taipei’s Lin Ying-Shin and Norway’s Jenny Stene, who respectively took silver and bronze.

Russia’s Dryagin and Maslennikov claim Air Rifle gold-silver combo on day-1

22.04.2018 by Marco Dalla Dea

The two Russian teammates dueled right to the last shot during the first final match of the ISSF World Cup in Changwon (KOR), where the newly reconstructed shooting range is being tested ahead of the 52nd ISSF World Championship to be held here in September.

The second ISSF World Cup of the season officially opened today in Changwon

21.04.2018 by Marco Vettoretti

The competition will also serve as a test event for the 2018 ISSF World Championship in all events, scheduled from August 31st to September 15th in the Korean city. A total of 876 athletes will compete in the World Cup stage, representing 70 National Olympic Committees and competing in the 15 Olympic shooting events.

Changwon is ready to host the second stage of this year’s ISSF World Cup Series

17.04.2018 by Marco Vettoretti

More than 800 will participate in the competition, battling in the 15 Olympic shooting events and representing 70 nations. The World Cup will be held in the same venue that will host the ISSF World Championship in all events next September.

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