Tunisia: Shooting ASSF African Championships - Tunisian Olfa Cherni, Ala Othmani Win Gold

Tunis/Tunisia — Tunisian athletes Olfa Cherni and Ala Othmani won the gold medal in their respective categories at the Shooting ASSF African Championships, organised November 17-25 in Tipasa (Algeria), booking their tickets for the 2020 Tokyo Games.

Cherni distinguished herself in the Final 25m Pistol Women competition and broke the African record, while her compatriot Ines Kalai won the silver medal.

For his part, Othmani snatched the gold medal in the Final 10m Air Pistol Men competition.

Some 170 athletes representing 14 countries are partaking in these African championships in all specialties (skeet, trap, 10 air pistol shooting, 25m rapid fire pistol and 50m rifle prone).

See What Everyone is Watching

More From: Tunis Afrique Presse

Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 700 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.