Russia's Daria Semianova struck gold at the European Championship Shotgun today ©ISSF

Russia's Daria Semianova was in record-breaking form as she claimed the women's senior trap gold medal at the European Championship Shotgun in Lonato del Garda in Italy.

The 17-year-old managed a total of 45 in the final at the Trap Concaverde shooting range, breaking the world junior record.

Home shooter Jessica Rossi finished second with 44, while San Marino's Alessandra Perilli rounded off the podium with 36.

The top six was completed by Italy's Silvana Stanco, compatriot Fiammetta Rossi and Spain's María Quintanal Zubizarreta.

In the women's junior trap final, Spain's Mar Molne Magrina prevailed with a total of 39.

Italy's Sofia Littame was the runner-up with 37 and Portugal's Maria Ines Coelho De Barros ranked third with 28.

Action in Lonato del Garda is due to continue tomorrow.

Medals will be awarded in the men's senior and men's junior trap competitions.