Australian shoots to World Title in Banagher

Damian Moran

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Australian shoots to World Title in Banagher

Esker Shooting Grounds in Banagher recently played host to the prestigious 12th International Clay Target Shooting Federation World Down The Line Championships.

After two days of intense action, five points covered the top 15 in the closely matched field with Australian Matthew Schiller edging out Philip Morgan by just one point. Jnr Peter Denis was in third just one point further adrift.

Another Australian, Michael Veenstra, won the A Section with Ireland getting a 1, 2, 3 in the AA with Jonathan O'Neill leading home Colm Dowling and John Cloone.

The successful event was hosted by the Irish Clay Pigeon Shooting Association.

For full results see Click Here to go to the ICTSF website

(Picture caption) President of the ICTSF Robert Nugent presenting the trophy to the 12th ICTSF World DTL Champion Matthew Schiller (Australia) at Esker Shooting Grounds. On his left; Conor Mooney Hon Treasurer ICPSA, on his right Pat Donaghy, owner of Esker Shooting Grounds and host of the 12th World DTL World Championships and Peter Hanifin, Chairman of ICPSA