The tensions that simmer below the surface of even carefully-choreographed international sports gatherings like today’s landmark International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) General Assembly had become apparent even before this afternoon’s crunch Presidential vote.
Olegario Vázquez Raña was elected Honorary President of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) here today, as his 38-year reign as President drew to a close.
Vladimir Lisin of Russia has been elected President of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) in a dramatic knife-edge ballot at the body’s 68th General Assembly here today.
A new era will dawn for shooting sport here tomorrow when Mexico’s Olegario Vázquez Raña steps down from the Presidency of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) after nearly four decades.
Olegario Vázquez Raña can anticipate an emotional day tomorrow.
One of the candidates in tomorrow's International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Presidential election is being accompanied here by a police escort.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has reacted to an alleged death threat against one of the candidates in the forthcoming International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Presidential election by enquiring whether all appropriate measures have been taken to guarantee the safety of the meeting where the vote will take place.
Exclusive: Rossi claims to have received death threats aimed at forcing him to pull out of ISSF election
The forthcoming election of a new President of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) has taken a bizarre and alarming twist with one of the candidates claiming to have received allegations of a death threat from an "untraceable email account".
Rossi accuses Vázquez Raña and Russian challenger of striking a deal to prevent him standing for ISSF President
International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Presidential candidate Luciano Rossi has claimed current head Olegario Vázquez Raña and Russian rival Vladimir Lisin struck a deal to exclude him from the race as he accused the two officials of "trying everything they could" to stop him standing.
Chinese Taipei took the final senior gold of the Asian Shotgun Championships as Jung Hung Shih and Wan-Yu Liu excelled in the mixed team trap at the Kuwait Shooting Club.
Two-time Olympian Frank Thompson equalled the men's skeet record as he brought the United States campaign in the Championship of the Americas to a golden close in the Mexican city of Guadalajara.
China's Du Yu and He Weidong took gold and silver in the men's trap competition as Kazakhstan's juniors did the same at the Asian Shotgun Championships in Kuwait.
After winning gold in the women's 50 metre prone rifle final only two days ago at the Championship of the Americas in Mexico, Sarah Beard from the United States has now won the three-position rifle final as well.
China shone today at the eighth Asian Shotgun Championships with two golds as the event continued at the Kuwait Shooting Sports Club.
India's Saurabh Chaudhary earned men's 10 metres junior pistol gold at the Asian Airgun Championships and Asian Shotgun Championships today in Kuwait City.