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Heena Sidhu and Jitu Rai mixed Team wins Gold at Shooting World Cup

  • ISSF World Cup, Heena Sidhu, Jitu Rai, Air Pistol, ISSF World Cup
    Heena Sidhu and Jitu Rai celebrate after winning the mixed team 10m Air Pistol event

    the mixed event is being used on a trial basis in line with IOC's aim to achieve gender equality in its 2020 Tokyo Olympics program

  • ISSF World Cup, Heena Sidhu, Jitu Rai, Air Pistol, ISSF World Cup
    Heena Sidhu and Jitu Rai (C) celebrate after winning mixed team 10m Air Pistol event of the ISSF World Cup

    medals are not being awarded even though the International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) executive committee has ratified the recommendations.

  • ISSF World Cup, Heena Sidhu, Jitu Rai, Air Pistol, ISSF World Cup
    Heena Sidhu and Jitu Rai celebrate after winning the mixed team 10m Air Pistol event of the ISSF World Cup in New Delhi

    The mixed event got its start with the 10m air rifle event at the World Cup with China winning the gold medal over Japan.

  • ISSF World Cup, Heena Sidhu, Jitu Rai, Air Pistol, ISSF World Cup
    Slovenia's Naphaswan Yangpaiboon and Kevin Venta were placed third.

    In an event, where coordination plays a key role, Rai teamed up with Sidhu to finish ahead of Japan's Yukari Konishi and Tomoyuki Matsuda 5-3.

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