issf-sports.org - news http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx Get the news from issf-sports.org en ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - New Delhi, IND - Final 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men - Hui Zicheng beats teammate first-time participant Sun Jian to claim China’s 5th Gold in New Delhi The 27-year-old was in 7th place at the end of the Kneeling shooting, and 5th after the Prone. He ended up overtaking his teammate at the second-to-last shot after an incredible comeback. Switzerland’s Jan Lochbihler placed 3rd and claimed the Bronze medal. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2742 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2742 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 09:31:32 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - New Delhi, IND - Final 10m Air Pistol Women - Lin outscores Air Pistol Olympic Champion Zhang to win China’s fourth Gold in New Delhi The two teammates finished in 1st and 2nd place at today’s 10m Air Pistol Women final, leaving Singapore’s Teo Shun Xie in third place. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2741 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2741 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 07:41:21 GMT ISSF World Cup in New Delhi: Day 3 preview The third competition day at the Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range will stick to the rifle/Pistol finals hall, where athletes of the women’s 10m Air Pistol and men’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions will battle for the first podiums of the season in these events. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2740 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2740 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:33:17 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - New Delhi, IND - Final Trap Men - Italy's debutant D'Ambrosio beat legendary teammate Pellielo to claim men's Trap Gold The 20-year-old claimed atop the ISSF World Cup podium in New Delhi, followed by four-time Olympic medalist Giovanni Pellielo and by Spaniard Alberto Fernandez. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2739 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2739 Sat, 25 Feb 2017 14:16:17 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - New Delhi, IND - Final 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Men - Lao claims China’s third Gold medal at the ISSF World Cup in New Delhi Lao Jiajie and Lin Junmin pocketed the men’s 25m Rapid Fire Pistol gold and silver at the ISSF World Cup in New Delhi, today. Bronze medalist Ruslan Lunev claimed Azerbaijan’s first medal ever in this event. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2738 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2738 Sat, 25 Feb 2017 09:49:43 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - New Delhi, IND - ISSF World Cup in New Delhi: Day 2 preview The 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Men and the Trap Men event will deliver their medal today at the Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range in New Delhi. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2737 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2737 Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:05:52 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - New Delhi, IND - Final Trap Women - Australia’s Smith beats Italy’s Rossi to climb atop of the women’s Trap podium in New Delhi The 21-year old Australian shooter had never won an ISSF medal before. Shooting the new final, and shattering 40 out of 50 targets, she beat London 2012 Olympic Champion Jessica Rossi. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2736 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2736 Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:24:33 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - New Delhi, IND - Final 10m Air Rifle Men - 20-year-old Song Buhan secures China’s second Gold medal in one day The young Chinese shooter climbed atop the ISSF podium in his first ISSF World Cup appearance, while Hungary’s Peter Sidi placed 2nd and Japan’s Atsushi Shimada finished in 3rd position. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2735 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2735 Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:11:21 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - New Delhi, IND - Final 10m Air Rifle Women - Shi Mengyao (CHN) secures 10m Air Rifle Women Gold in New Delhi. India’s Ghatkar third. The ISSF Rifle, Pistol, Shotgun World Cup in New Delhi (IND) kicked-off today with the first medals being assigned at the 10m Air Rifle Women Final. The People’s Republic of China shined with three athletes in the match and two medals. Home hero Pooja Ghatkar finished on the podium claiming bronze. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2734 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2734 Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:19:29 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - New Delhi, IND - ISSF World Cup in New Delhi: Day 1 preview Three events are scheduled to take place at the Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range, where the inaugural competition of the season is taking place until March 4th. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2733 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2733 Fri, 24 Feb 2017 03:28:00 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - New Delhi, IND - Opening Ceremony - 2017 ISSF World Cup Series kicks-off from New Delhi, India Over 450 athletes from 50 nations will compete in Rifle, Pistol and Shotgun events in New Delhi, from the 23rd of February right to the 4th of March. It’s the first ISSF World Cup Stage of the season. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2732 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2732 Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:05:44 GMT ISSF Meetings: Tokyo 2020 recommendation, Agenda 2020 implementations and Championships designation The ISSF Executive Committee and Administrative Council unanimously approved the recommendation for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic program that aims to achieve gender equality and retain 15 Olympic events. Agenda 2020 implementation and designation of 2018 / 2019 ISSF Championships organizers were also among key decisions taken during the meetings. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2731 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2731 Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:12:11 GMT ISSF Executive Committee and Administrative Council meet to discuss Tokyo 2020 Olympic Program recommendations The ISSF Executive Committee and the ISSF Administrative Council will meet in New Delhi, India, on 21 and 22 February 2017, to discuss the ISSF Ad Hoc Committee conclusions and further consider all factors and opinions regarding recommendations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic shooting program that the ISSF will submit to the IOC before its 28 February 2017 deadline. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2729 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2729 Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:33:50 GMT ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol / Shotgun - New Delhi, IND - Everything is set in New Delhi for the 2017 ISSF World Cup Series opening competition The 2017 shooting sport season will officially start on Thursday, when the opening ceremony will take place at the Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range in New Delhi (IND): more than 450 athletes are expected to compete. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2728 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2728 Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:07:02 GMT 2017 ISSF Season preview: three world championships in sight The season that is about to start will feature five World Cup stages, one Junior World Cup and three different World Championships: the ISSF Junior World Championship and the first ISSF Target Sprint World Championship in Suhl (GER) and the ISSF Shotgun World Championship, in Moscow (RUS). http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2727 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2727 Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:53:33 GMT The ISSF Academy released this year’s courses schedule Locations, dates and deadlines of the four ISSF Academy Courses have been made official. They will be held in Kuortane (FIN) and Bar (MNE). http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2726 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2726 Wed, 25 Jan 2017 16:33:22 GMT European Championship 10m - Maribor, SLO - 2017 European Championship 10m Maribor: live TV and EBU distribution information The European Shooting Confederation will offer live TV coverage of the 2017 European Championship 10m in Maribor (6-12 March) via the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) network. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2725 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2725 Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:27:32 GMT Niccolò Campriani and Anna Korakaki win the 2016 ISSF Shooter of the Year awards It’s the first award for the 20-year-old Greek Pistol shooter, while Campriani already won the trophy back in 2012. The two athletes won a total of 4 Olympic medals at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games: three Golds and one Bronze. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2724 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2724 Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:36:13 GMT Job openings: India is hiring an experienced Pistol coach The Indian shooting team is looking for an English-speaking Pistol coach with proven international experience. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2723 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2723 Sat, 14 Jan 2017 11:12:02 GMT Job openings: British Shooting is looking for three world class coaches Paralympic Rifle Performance Coach, Olympic Rile Performance Coach and Olympic Shotgun Performance Coach job vacancies. Application deadline on 1st February 2017. http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2722 http://www.issf-sports.org/news.ashx?newsid=2722 Sun, 08 Jan 2017 11:00:00 GMT