Lilit Mkrtchyan – silver medalist of the European Shooting Championship

19:00 - 27 Feb, 2016

The European Shooting Championship draws to an end in the Hungarian city Gyor. At 10m running target, mixed Lilit Mkrtchyan placed second with 366 points among 14 participants. Hungary’s Veronika Major placed first with 373 points and Ukrain’s Yuliya Tymoshenko was the third with 364 points. 

In the same event of junior men, among 18 shooters Razmik Minasyan placed 9th with 367 points, Shant Sargsyan placed 11th with 365 points and Hovhannes Khachatryan – 13th with 362 points. In the team event our shooters took the 3rd place of 5 teams.
In the air pistol, women event Elmira Karapetyan came 26th with 375 points among 75 participants.
In the air rifle, men event among 71 participants Hrachik Babayan came 14th scoring 623 points, Suren Beryan came 52nd scoring 616, 7 points and Christian Lauer – 63rd with 613, 5 points.
In the riffle team competition the Armenian trio placed 11th among 17 teams.
The Armenian shooters failed to obtain Olympic qualifications.

ANOC press office

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