Jitu, Sanjeev, Mairaj to represent India at World Cup Finals

Jitu, Sanjeev, Mairaj to represent India at World Cup Finals

  
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Jitu Rai. Photo: indianshooting.com

Jitu Rai, Sanjeev Rajput and Mairaj Khan will represent India at the season ending ISSF World Cup Finals to be held in the cities of Bologna and Rome in Italy this month.

The rifle and pistol events will be held in Bologna from October 4-10 and the shotgun events in Rome from October 10-16.

Jitu will be participating in two events – the Men’s 10m Air Pistol and 50m Pistol, while Rajput will feature in the Men’s 50m Rifle Three Position and Mairaj in the Men’s Skeet.

The season ending competition brings together the top eight performers of the year in each discipline along with defending champions as well as, in an Olympic year, all medallists at the Olympics.

A total of 119 shooters from 34 countries will feature in the rifle and pistol events while 58 participants from 26 countries will take part in the shotgun competition.

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