Participants

Saniya SHEIKH

Saniya SHEIKH
    Shooting
Birth Date:  25 Apr 1992
Place of Birth:  MEERUT UP
Country of birth:  IND
Age:  25
Gender:   Female

Weight (Kg):  0

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
SHO Shooting Women's Skeet 4

Saniya SHEIKH - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Sun, 8 Apr 9:00
Women's Skeet Qualification
Finished
Sun, 8 Apr 15:45
Gold Medal Event Women's Skeet Finals
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
World Championships
YearLocationEventRank
2017 Moscow, RUS Skeet Women 54

Hobbies

Listening to music, playing a guitar, horse-riding, spending time with her pets (dubeat.com, 22 Feb 2014)


Occupation: Athlete (Athlete, 1 Nov 2017)
Languages spoken: English, Hindi
Coach

NATIONAL: Ennio FALCO (ITA) (Athlete, 1 Nov 2017)


Position style: Right hand, right eye
Sporting relatives

Grandfather, father and uncles are national-level shooters. Cousin Sheeraz SHEIKH (IND) also an international shooter. (espn.com.au, 3 Mar 2017; dubeat.com, 22 Feb 2014)


Reason: "Growing up with guns and accompanying my dad to the shooting range in competitions was part of my childhood." (dubeat.com, 22 Feb 2017)
Hero: Olympic champion Chiara CAINERO (ITA) (newindianexpress.com, 21 Feb 2017)
Influence: Father. "He is a real inspiration to me." (dubeat.com, 22 Feb 2017)
Additional information

ON THE HOUSE
Family owns the Mateen Gun House in her hometown of Meerut, which has made her expensive sporting endeavours relatively cheap. (indianexpress.com, 27 Jan 2011)


Social Media

Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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