After earning a couple of Olympic quota places and 3 Gold medals at the recently concluded Shooting World Cup in Delhi, the Indian shooters will be eying more Olympic spots at the upcoming International Shooting Sports Federation Shotgun World Cup in Acapulco, Mexico which commences its first event from 17th March.
The World Cup is a significant tournament for Indian shooting and India are fielding a 13 member squad with 6 shooters in the Skeet events and 7 in the Trap shooting events. The Shotgun World Cup comprises of Trap Men, Trap Women, Trap mixed Team, Skeet Men, Skeet Women event
India is eligible for 8 Olympic quotas on offer in the World Championships. Two quota places are available for each event except the mixed team Trap event.