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Jitu Rai, Heena Sidhu in focus at ISSF World Cup Finals

ANI | Updated: Oct 23, 2017 18:16 IST

New Delhi [India], Oct 23 (ANI): Three Mixed Team Finals will set the ball rolling on Day One of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup Final Rifle/Pistol/Shotgun, which will get underway on Tuesday here at the Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range.

A total of 25 teams, eight in the Mixed Team 10M Air Rifle and 10M Air Pistol events and nine in the Mixed Team Trap event will fight for the first ever ISSF titles given out in Mixed Team events.

India has two teams who have qualified, one each in the Rifle and Pistol events. Jitu Rai and Heena Sidhu will represent India in the Mixed Team Pistol while Deepak Kumar and Meghana Sajjanar will look to get India a medal in the Air Rifle event.

The 10M Mixed Team Pistol will be the first final of the day and qualification rounds begin early on a long and packed day one.

The day will concludes with the Trap Mixed Team final. (ANI)