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 (15 Gold, 9 Silver, 6 Bronze), while USA Grabbed the 2nd place with 8 Medals & Italy took the 3rd place with 4 Medals.
- The World Cup featured events across 3 disciplines (Rifle, Pistol & Shotgun).
- More than 300 shooters from across 43 countries participated in the event.
- It is India’s most successful outing in a single edition of the World Cup stage. It is India’s 6 consecutive No.1 Finish at the ISSF championships in the rifle/pistol events.
- It is an annual edition of the ISSF World Cup in the Olympic shooting events, governed by the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF).
Indian Individual Event Winners
|1||Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar||Men’s 50m Rifle three position||Gold|
|2||Chinki Yadav||Women’s 25m Pistol||Gold|
|3||Yashaswini Singh Deswal||Women’s 10m Air Pistol||Gold|
|4||Vijayveer Sidhu||Men’s 25m Rapid Fire Pistol||Silver|
|5||Saurabh Chaudhary||Men’s 10m Air Pistol||Silver|
|6||Rahi Sarnobat||Women’s 25m Pistol||Silver|
|7||Manu Bhaker||Women’s 10m Air Pistol||Silver|
|8||Divyansh Singh Panwar||Men’s 10m Air Rifle||Bronze|
|9||Abhishek Verma||Men’s 10m Air Pistol||Bronze|
|10||Manu Bhaker||Women’s 25m Pistol||Bronze|
|11||Ganemat Sekhon||Women’s Skeet||Bronze|
Team Event Winners of India
|1||Saurabh Chaudhary, Shahzar Rizvi & Abhishek Verma||Men’s 10m Air Pistol||Gold|
|2||Swapnil Kusale, Chain Singh & Neeraj Kumar||Men’s 50m rifle three positions||Gold|
|3||Gurjoat Khangura, Angad Vir Singh Bajwa & Mairaj Ahmad Khan||Men’s Skeet||Gold|
|4||Kynan Chenai, Prithviraj Toidaiman & Lakshay||Men’s Trap||Gold|
|5||Yashaswini Singh Deswal, Manu Bhaker & Shri Nivetha Paramanantham||Women’s 10m Air Pistol||Gold|
|6||Rahi Sarnobat, Manu Bhaker & Chinki Yadav||Women’s 25m Pistol||Gold|
|7||Rajeshwari Kumar, Shreyasi Singh & Manisha Keer||Women’s Trap||Gold|
|8||Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar, Deepak Kumar & Pankaj Kumar||Men’s 10m Air Rifle||Silver|
|9||Vijayveer Sindhu, Adarsh Singh & Gurpreet Singh||Men’s 25m Rapid Fire Pistol||Silver|
|10||Anjum Moudgil, Shreya Saksena & Gaayathri Nithyanandam||Women’s 50m rifle three positions||Silver|
|11||Parinaaz Dhaliwal, Kartiki Singh Shaktawat & Ganemat Sekhon||Women’s Skeet||Silver|
Mixed Team Results – India
|1||Saurabh Chaudhary & Manu Bhaker||10m Air Pistol||Gold|
|2||Divyansh Singh Panwar & Elavenil Valarivan||10m Air Rifle||Gold|
|3||Tejaswini & Vijayveer Sidhu||25m Rapid Fire Pistol||Gold|
|4||Sanjeev Rajput & Tejaswini Sawant||50m Rifle Three Positions||Gold|
|5||Angad Vir Singh Bajwa & Ganemat Sekhon||Trap||Gold|
|6||Abhidnya Ashok Patil & Gurpreet Singh||25m Rapid Fire Pistol||Silver|
|7||Aishwary Pratap Singh Tomar & Sunidhi Chauhan||50m Rifle Three Positions||Bronze|
|8||Abhishek Verma & Yashaswini Singh Deswal||10m Air Pistol||Bronze|
- Yashaswini Singh Deswal (World No.1 in 10m Air Pistol Women) won the Gold medal in the Women’s 10m Air Pistol event.
- Manu Bhaker (World No.2 in 10m Air Pistol Women) won the silver medal in the Women’s 10m Air Pistol event & grabbed Bronze medal in the Women’s 25m Pistol event.
- Chinki Yadav (World No.1 in 25m Pistol Women) won the Gold medal in the Women’s 25m Pistol event.
- Aishwarya Pratap Singh Tomar (World No.1 in 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men) clinched the gold medal in the individual event of 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men.
Recent Related News:
i.On 18th October, 2020, Indian Shooter Elavenil Valarivan won the Gold Medal in the Women’s event, while Shahu Tushar Mane won the Silver Medal in the Men’s event in the Sheikh Russel International Air Rifle Championship 2020 that was held virtually.
ii.February 5, 2021, India topped the Medals Tally by bagging 11 Medals – 4 Gold, 2 Silver & 5 Bronze Medals at the First Asian Online Shooting Championship organized by Kuwait Shooting Federation from January 29-30, 2021.
About International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF):
President – Vladimir Lisin
Headquarters – Munich, Germany