Published on 12 Mar 2022

Tokyo-2020 Olympic Champion Rehak Stefecekova started the new Olympic cycle with a victory


The ISSF World Cup Shotgun started in Nicosia, Cyprus, and opened the new Olympic cycle. About 350 athletes from over 50 countries, including winners and medalists of Tokyo-2020, will compete here for medals in 10 events.


Olympic champion of Tokyo-2020 Zuzana REHAK STEFECEKOVA from Slovakia started the new season with a victory in Trap Women. Bronze medalist of the 2018 World Championship Italian Silvana STANCO took second place. Rachel Leighanne TOZIER from USA finished third and won her first individual medal at the ISSF competition.


Oguzhan TUZUN from Turkey is back on the top of the World Cup’s podium after 10 years. He won in Trap Men, showing the best result not only in the final, but also in the qualification. Silver was won by London-2012 Olympic champion Giovanni CERNOGORAZ from Croatia. The Bronze was won by the winner of the 2021 World Cup Talal ALRASHIDI from Kuwait.


Tomorrow the competition will continue in the Trap Mixed Team. Watch live streaming on the ISSF Internet resources.