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Sports Current Affairs June 3rd Week 2017
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 ISSF World Cup: Jitu Rai and Heena Sidhu Won Gold Medal.

The Indian Shooters and Heena Sidhu are both won the gold medal in the mixed team 10m air pistol even of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) world cup held at Gabala in Azerbaijan.

Any way  jitu Rai and Heena Sidhu narrowly missed out making ot the finals of the individual men’s and women’s 10m air pistal event. Jitu Rai completed 12th and Heena Sidhu completed 9th in their qualification rounds. Criteria is only top 8 are eligible to compete in the finals. Significantly, mixed team events have been approved as medal event for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. This is the 2nd world cup medal together.


Around 430 athletes from 45 nations are participating in the Global World Cup to qualify for the ISSF World Cup Finals WCF).