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Cyprus skeet team: World Champions
2003-09-15 09:54:51

Nicosia, Sep 15 (CNA) -- Cyprus' skeet national team have won the gold medal in the ISSF World Championships being held at the Nicosia Olympic Shooting Centre, with the participation of some 900 athletes and escorts from 72 countries.

The Cyprus skeet team consisted of Kyriakos Christoforou (121/125 targets), Antonis Nicolaides (118/125) and Crhistos Kourtellas (118/125).

The Cypriot athletes will preserve their title as world champions until 2005 since next year there will be no world shooting games because of the Athens Olympic Games.

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