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Kynan Chenai stumbles in final

Young Olympian Kynan Chenai fought his way into the men’s trap final in a field of 147 shooters, but misfired in the single-shot climax to place sixth in the Shotgun World championship here on Sunday.

Kynan, the odd man out in the six-member final as the one without a World Championship or World Cup medal, had won an extended tie-shoot to make the cut after being tied on 121 with six others for the four spots.

Daniele Resca of Italy pipped Edward Ling of Britain 43-40 in the final.

The results:

Trap: Men: 1. Daniele Resca (Ita) 43 (122); 2. Edward Ling (GBR) 40 (121)13; 3. Jiri Liptak 33 (121)5; 6. Kynan Chenai 12 (121)3,12; 26. Zoravar Singh Sandhu 118; 61. Birendeep Sodhi 114. Team: 1. Italy 362; 2. Czech Republic 359; 3. Spain 357; 7. India 353.

Junior men: 1. Clement Francis Andre Bourgue (Fra) 43 (118); 2. Matteo Marongiu (Ita) 42 (117); 3. Jack Wallace (Aus) 31 (121); 15. Lakshay 113; 18. Akash Saharan 112; 25. Manavaditya Singh Rathore 110. Team: 1. Australia 351; 2. Italy 345; 3. US 343; 6. India 335 .

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