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3rd ISSF Rifle and Pistol World Cup closed in Munich: medals and records

ISSF World Cup Rifle / Pistol · Munich, GER

The People’s Republic of China finished atop of the medal standings. Four records set or equalled. Next stops: San Marino and Baku.

Today’s 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men final won by USA’s Matthew Emmons with a record score of 464.1 points closed the 2016 ISSF Rifle and Pistol World Cup in Munich (GER).

738 athletes from 88 countries competed on the lines of the 1972 Olympic shooting range from the 21st through the 25th of May, in the 10 Rifle and Pistol Olympic shooting events.

The People’s Republic of China finished atop of the medal standings, with 3 Gold, 2 Silver and 2 Bronze medals. Serbia closed in second place, with 2 Gold and 1 Silver, while it was the Ukraine that sealed the third place with 1 medal of each color.

“As every year, the ISSF is very happy to have a world cup here in Munich, because we all know that the event is organized very well, the athletes are competing in good conditions, and the response of spectators is really positive. The atmosphere is always nice, and the results prove it.” The ISSF Secretary General Franz Schreiber said, after the last match.

“The finals have been excellent. We have been wittiness of some exceptional record scores and performances, in these day.” The Secretary General commented, recalling the four world records set or equalled during the competition.

The ISSF World Cup Series moves now on to San Marino, where an ISSF Shotgun World Cup will be held between the 1st and the 10th of June. The appointment with Rifle and Pistol shooters is set for the 20th of June, when the fourth and last world cup stage of the season will kick-off in Baku, Azerbaijan.

Medal standings after 10 out 10 events conducted

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 CHN 3 2 2 7
2 SRB 2 1 3
3 UKR 1 1 1 3
4 ESP 1 1 2
5 USA 1 1 2
6 CRO 1 1
6 DEN 1 1
8 GER 1 1 2
9 EST 1 1
9 FRA 1 1
9 MEX 1 1
9 TUR 1 1
13 AUT 1 1
13 ITA 1 1
13 KOR 1 1
13 THA 1 1
13 VIE 1 1
10 10 10 30
 

FINALS WORLD RECORDS

Event

Phase

Old / New

Name

Nat

50m Rifle 3 Positions Men

Finals

463.7 / 464.1

EMMONS Matthew

USA

10m Air Rifle Men

Finals

210.5 / 210.6

QIAN Xuechao

CHN

 

FINALS WORLD RECORDS JUNIOR

Event

Phase

Old / New

Name

Nat

10m Air Rifle Men Junior

Finals

209.8 / 210.6

QIAN Xuechao

CHN

 

EQUALED FINALS WORLD RECORDS JUNIOR

Event

Phase

Old / New

Name

Nat

10m Air Rifle Women Junior

Finals

207.9 / 207.9

ZUMAYA FLORES

Goretti Alejandra

MEX

 

Medalists by Event

Event Date Medal Name Nation
50m Rifle 3 Positions Men 25 MAY 2016 Gold EMMONS Matthew USA
Silver SEBIC Milenko SRB
Bronze RUMPLER Gernot AUT
50m Rifle Prone Men 23 MAY 2016 Gold GRIMMEL Torben DEN
Silver JUNGHAENEL Henri GER
Bronze EMMONS Matthew USA
10m Air Rifle Men 21 MAY 2016 Gold QIAN Xuechao CHN
Silver CAO Yifei CHN
Bronze KULISH Serhiy UKR
50m Pistol Men 22 MAY 2016 Gold CARRERA Pablo ESP
Silver PANG Wei CHN
Bronze JIN Jongoh KOR
25m Rapid Fire Pistol Men 23 MAY 2016 Gold ZHANG Fusheng CHN
Silver QUIQUAMPOIX Jean FRA
Bronze REITZ Christian GER
10m Air Pistol Men 24 MAY 2016 Gold OMELCHUK Oleh UKR
Silver KELES Ismail TUR
Bronze HOANG Xuan Vinh VIE
50m Rifle 3 Positions Women 24 MAY 2016 Gold PEJCIC Snjezana CRO
Silver VORONOVA Anzela EST
Bronze ZUBLASING Petra ITA
10m Air Rifle Women 21 MAY 2016 Gold ARSOVIC Andrea SRB
Silver ZUMAYA FLORES Goretti Alejandra MEX
Bronze SHI Mengyao CHN
25m Pistol Women 22 MAY 2016 Gold ZHANG Jingjing CHN
Silver KOSTEVYCH Olena UKR
Bronze YANGPAIBOON Naphaswan THA
10m Air Pistol Women 25 MAY 2016 Gold VELICKOVIC Bobana SRB
Silver FRANQUET Sonia ESP
Bronze ZHANG Mengxue CHN

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