ISSF Shotgun World Cup Final wrap-up

ISSF World Cup Final Shotgun · Nicosia, CYP

The final competition of the season got in the books with five new holders of the ISSF Shotgun globes. Two of them of Great Britain, Amber Hill and Steven Scott, along with Gabriele Rossetti of Italy, Alessandra Perilli of San Marino and Giovanni Cernogoraz of Croatia.

Today's Trap Men event closed the ISSF World Cup Final in Shotgun events, the final competition of the 2015 ISSF season, held at the Nicosia Olympic Shooting Center in Latsia (CYP) since October 15th.


With the five Shotgun globes awarded, Great Britain maintained the top of the medal standings it claimed after the first day of competitions, when Amber Hill and Steven Scott won the Gold medal in the Skeet Women and in the Double Trap Men event, respectively.


The three remaining Gold medals were awarded to Italy’s Gabriele Rossetti in the Skeet Men event, to San Marino’s Alessandra Perilli in the Trap Women, and to Croatia’s Giovanni Cernogoraz in the Trap Men.

Final medal standings

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 GBR 2 2
2 ITA 1 1 2
3 CRO 1 1
3 SMR 1 1
5 USA 1 1 2
6 CHN 1 1
6 SVK 1 1
6 THA 1 1
9 DEN 1 1
9 ESP 1 1
9 IND 1 1
9 RUS 1 1
5 5 5 15

Italy also received a Silver medal thanks to Giovanni Pellielo, who finished 2nd in the Trap Men final, while the United States of America failed to reach the highest step of the podium, concluding with just 1 Silver and 1 Bronze, signed by Vincent Hancock and Morgan Craft.


The People’s Republic of China, Slovakia and Thailand all won 1 Silver medal each, while the other four Bronze medals was awarded to Denmark, Spain, India and Russia.

Medallists by event

Event Date Medal Name Nation
Trap Men 20 OCT 2015 Gold CERNOGORAZ Giovanni CRO
Silver PELLIELO Giovanni ITA
Bronze ALIPOV Alexey RUS
Double Trap Men 17 OCT 2015 Gold SCOTT Steven GBR
Silver PAN Qiang CHN
Bronze MOHD Asab IND
Skeet Men 18 OCT 2015 Gold ROSSETTI Gabriele ITA
Silver HANCOCK Vincent USA
Bronze HANSEN Jesper DEN
Trap Women 19 OCT 2015 Gold PERILLI Alessandra SMR
Bronze GALVEZ Fatima ESP
Skeet Women 17 OCT 2015 Gold HILL Amber GBR
Bronze CRAFT Morgan USA

Marco Vettoretti