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India bags 4 Medals at ISSF Shooting World Cup 2021 held in Osijek, Croatia

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ISSF Shooting World Cup held in OsijekIndia bagged 4 Medals (1 Gold, 1 Silver & 2 Bronze) and finished 10th at the ISSF World Cup 2021 Rifle/Pistol/Shotgun held at Osijek, Croatia from June 22 – July 3, 2021. The Medals table was topped by Russia with 18 Medals followed by Italy & Germany with 10 Medals each.

  • This is the final ISSF (International Shooting Sport Federation) world cup held before the Tokyo Olympics 2020, which is set to be held from 23rd July – 8th August, 2021.
  • The 2021 ISSF World Cup is the annual edition of the ISSF World Cup in the Olympic shooting events, governed by ISSF.
  • More than 600 athletes from 61 countries competed for medals in the Individual, Mixed Team and Team formats.

Rahi Sarnobatcwins India’s first goldMedals Tally

Rank Country Medal
10 India 4 (1 G, 1 S, 2 B)
1 Russia 18
2 Italy 10
3 Germany  10

Indian Medal winners

S.No Winner Medal Category
1 Rahi Sarnobat Gold Women’s 25m Pistol
2 Saurabh Chaudhary Bronze Men’s 10m Air Pistol
3 Manu Bhaker & Saurabh Chaudhary Silver Mixed Team – 10m Air Pistol
4 Manu Bhaker,Rahi Sarnobat & Yashaswi Deswal Bronze Women’s Team event  10m Air Pistol

Key Points

i.The ISSF World Cup 2021 has already taken place in 3 legs – ISSF World Cup (Shotgun) at Cairo, Egypt in February, 2021; 1st Combined World Cup (Rifle/Pistol/Shotgun) at New Delhi, India in March, 2021 & the ISSF World Cup (Shotgun) in Lonato, Italy in May, 2021.

  • The Baku Leg (Azerbaijan) of ISSF World Cup was abandoned due to COVID-19.

ii.India topped the Medal Tally at 2021 ISSF World Cup held at New Delhi with 30 medals.

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March 31, 2021, The 2021 ISSF World Cup took place at Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Ranges, New Delhi from March 18-29, 2021. India topped the Medals Tally with 30 Medals.

About International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF)

President – Vladimir Lisin
Headquarters – Munich, Germany