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Estonian shooter grabs gold at European Shooting Championship

31 July 2017 [16:18] - TODAY.AZ

By Azernews

By Laman Ismayilova

Baku hosts the 11th day of the European Shooting Championship on July 31.

Today men’s 300m standard rifle, 300m rifle three positions and 25m pistol, as well as trap shooting among men, juniors and women events will be held at the Baku Shooting Center.

French shooter Alexis Raynaud grabbed the gold medal in men’s 300m rifle three positions event at the European Shooting Championship in Baku. Raynaud scored 1,167 points.

Hungary’s Peni Istvan (1,163 points) ranked second and another Hungarian athlete – Sidi Peter (1,161 points) won the bronze medal.

Estonia’s Peeter Olesk grabbed gold medal in men’s 25m standard pistol competitions. He scored 292 points.

Turkey’s Yusuf Dikec ranked second with 291 (14x) points, and Ukraine’s Roman Bondaruk took the bronze medal with 291 (9x) points.

Azerbaijan’s Ruslan Lunev ranked ninth, scoring 286 points.

The 2017 European Shooting Championship started in Baku on July 22 and will last until August 3. 


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