Chetcuti and Xuereb take World Cup spots

Tuesday, August 14, 2012, 12:04

For the first time ever in the history of shooting sports in Malta, both Maltese Double trap shooters William Chetcuti and Nathan Lee Xuereb have qualified for The ISSF World Cup Finals 2012 to be held at Maribor Slovania.

This is great news for shooting sports, considering the fact that out of the best twelve double trap shooters in the world to qualify, two are Maltese. They both took part in The ISSF World Cup series 2012 where they gained the most points in the USA World Cup where William placed second to win Silver and Nathan Lee placed 4th place overall.

William Chetcuti has qualified before to the ISSF World Cup Finals in 2005 in Dubai and in 2011 in Al Ain UAE.

At fifteen years old Nathan Lee Xuereb made history in the world of shooting sport for being the youngest ever shooter to enter a barrage finals in The ISSF World Cup USA 2012 and the youngest ever to qualify for the ISSF World Cup Finals 2012.

The twelve double trap shooters that qualified for the Monday 24th September event are:
Wilson Peter Robert Russel from Great Britain.
Dahlby Hakan from Sweden
Mosin Vasily from Russia
Sodhi Ronjan from India
Richmond Joshua from USA
Chetcuti William from Malta
Leybo Mikhail from Russia
Fokeev Vitaly from Russia
D’Aniello Francesco from Italy
Aldehani Fehaid from Kuwait
Loeb Andreas from Germany
Nathan Lee Xuereb from Malta

1 Comment

  1. KBorg says:

    Prosit-izda mhux ta 16 tista tispara go range?


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