ISSF World Cup 2019
2019 ISSF Rifle/Pistol World Cup 2019
The 2019 ISSF World Cup is the annual edition of the ISSF World Cup in the Olympic shooting events, governed by the International Shooting Sport Federation.
The World Cup series will be also as the qualification tournaments for the 2020 Olympic Games.
Held – Beijing, China
Dates- 21 April to 29 April
The ISSF World Cup was introduced by the International Shooting Sport Federation in 1986 to provide a homogeneous system for qualification to the Olympic shooting competitions. It still is carried out in the Olympic shooting events, with four competitions per year in each event. For the best shooters there is since 1988 a World Cup Final.
Note- The next ISSF World Cup Rifle/Pistol will be held in Munich, Germany from 24 to 31 May, 2019.
- Note- India Finishes Top of Medal tally with 4 Medals
More importantly, two more Olympic quotas were added to India’s account.
- Divyansh Singh Panwar gifted the team a quota place after he finished second in the 10m Air Rifle on Friday.
- A day later, Asian Games bronze medallist Abhishek Verma joined the celebrations as he bagged a gold medal and Tokyo 2020 quota in the 10m Air Pistol event.
Indian Shooter Medal Tally
|10m Air Rifle Mixed||Anjum Moudgil
Divyansh Singh Panwar
|Gold||Anjum Moudgil and Divyansh Singh Panwar won India’s first gold medal in 10m Air Rifle mixed event at ISSF World Cup in Beijing. They beat Chinese pair of Liu Ruxuan and Yang Haoran by 17-15.|
|10m Air Pistol Mixed||Manu Bhaker
|Gold||Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary won India’s second gold in 10m Air Pistol mixed event. They beat their Chinese opponent by 16-6.|
|10m Air Pistol||Abhishek Verma||Gold||Abhishek Verma won India’s third gold medal in 10m Air Pistol.
Abhishek Verma secured Olympic Quota in 10m Air Pistol.
|10m Air Rifle||Divyansh Singh Panwar||Silver||Teenager Divyansh Singh Panwar won a silver medal in 10m Air Rifle event.|