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The United States claim the top of the medal ranking in Acapulco

27.03.2017 by Marco Vettoretti

USA Shooting pocketed four total medals at the ISSF World Cup Stage 2 in Acapulco: two Golds and 2 Silvers. The three other Golds were delivered to India, Italy and Spain.

Marco Sablone is back in the business, claims Italy’s second consecutive men’s Skeet Gold

26.03.2017 by Marco Vettoretti

The 28-year-old shooter pocketed Italy’s first and only medal in Acapulco, prevailing over United States’ Frank Thompson, who also pocketed the first World Cup medal of his career, and Australia’s Paul Adams, who claimed his second consecutive Bronze.

ISSF World Cup in Acapulco: day 8 preview

26.03.2017 by Marco Vettoretti

The Skeet Men final match will close the curtain on the second ISSF World Cup stage of the season, which took place in Acapulco (MEX) since March 17th. The fifth and last final will be streamed live on www.issf-sports.org and on the Federation’s official Facebook page.

Kimberly Rhode goes double figures, clinches her 10th World Cup Gold in women’s Skeet

25.03.2017 by Marco Vettoretti

The legendary United States’ shooter keeps dominating the women’s Skeet event, securing her third consecutive Gold medal after the ones she won at the 2016 ISSF World Cup Final in Rome (ITA) and at the first World Cup stage of the season in New Delhi (IND).

IOC launches bold initiative on gender equality

25.03.2017 by IOC Press Release

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board today approved a major review project regarding gender equality in the Olympic Movement. With the help of its partners, the Summer and Winter International Sports Federations (IFs) and National Olympic Committees (NOCs), the IOC is undertaking a comprehensive review of the current state of gender equality in the Olympic Games with a mandate to produce action-oriented recommendations for change.

ISSF World Cup in Acapulco: day 7 preview

25.03.2017 by Marco Vettoretti

Two events are left on the schedule of the second ISSF World Cup stage of the season, taking place in Acapulco (MEX) until March 27th. Today, at the Club de Caza, Tiro y Pesca de Acapulco, the Skeet Women shooters will compete for the second Gold medal up for grabs this year.

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