Azerbaijani shooters win five medals in international Grand Prix

Baku, May 10, AZERTAC

Azerbaijani shooters have scooped one gold, three silver and one bronze medals in the International Grand Prix Shotgun tournament commemorating Azerbaijan’s national leader Heydar Aliyev held in Gabala.

In the men`s final stand shooting event, Sabir Mehdizade claimed gold, while Mirmomin Agazade ranked second and Vagif Mammadov finished third.

In the women`s event, Aydan Jamalova won silver.

The bronze medal was secured by Sabir Alizade in the youth event.

Co-organizers of the Heydar Aliyev Grand Prix are Gabala Shooting Club, Azerbaijan Shooting Federation and the Ministry of Youth and Sports. About 70 shooters from Azerbaijan, Turkey, Georgia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Russia, Iran, UAE and Bahrein are vying for six sets of medals during the weeklong tournament. Azerbaijan`s squad includes 26 shooters.

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