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15.04.2019

Final Skeet Men

Mansour Al Rashedi from Kuwait wins his first World Cup Gold medal

ISSF World Cup Shotgun · Al Ain, UAE

Kuwait and Denmark win Tokyo 2020 quota places.

Mansour Al Rashedi from Kuwait won the Skeet Men’s final at the 2019 ISSF World Cup in Al Ain today. 

Al Rashedi successfully shot 56 targets to finish atop of the podium. In the qualification he hit 123 out of 125 targets. 

Denmark’s Jesper Hansen hit 122 targets in qualification to proceed to the final after a four man shoot-off for one place. In the final he hit 54 targets to win the Silver medal.

Luke Peter Argiro from Australia shot a perfect 125 out of 125 targets and equaled the Qualification World Record. In the final he hit 42 targets to finish with the Bronze medal. 

This event concludes the 2019 World Cup in Al Ain.

In the medal standing, first place went to team USA, second to the German team, with Croatia, France and Kuwait sharing third place.