William Chetcuti 5th in ISSF World Cup

Friday, June 14, 2013, 9:17

Maltese Double Trap shooter William Chetcuti managed to qualify for the semi finals today at The ISSF World Cup Cyprus 2013. William managed 27/30 in his first round , followed by 28/30, a perfect straight of 30/30, 26/30 and 27/30 for a total of 138/150 to qualify in the 2nd place out of 48 shooters for the semi finals amoung the top six.

In the semi finals he managed 25/30 to place 5th overall and miss the medal match.
Nathan Lee Xuereb managed 133/150 to miss the semi finals with only one clay and placed equal 8th overall.
Vasily Mosin of Russia won Gold with 139 – 30 – 29
Emmanuele Bernasconi of Italy won Silver with 134+s/off +4 – 29 – 25
Pan Quing of China won Bronze with 134+s/off+4 – 26 – 30
Leybo Mickail of Russia placed 4th with 134+s/off +4 – 28 – 25
William Chetcuti from Malta placed 5th with 138 – 25
Steve Scott from Great Britain placed 6th with 136 – 23

MSSF Coach Jimmy Bugeja remarked that he was satisfied that both Maltese Double Trap shooters were amoung the top 10 world class shooters
Their next encounter will be The Mediterranean games in Turkey.

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