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sharpshooter

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someone skilled in shooting

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Marksmen have been told to shoot at least 21,797 badgers in seven English counties.
Two Martin Bell finishes and a Joe Calder strike enabled Springhill to beat Craster Rovers, whose marksmen were Richard Stanwix and Glen Robson.
South Shields Reserves won a five-goal thriller at Seaham Red Star Reserves, whose marksmen were Mark Ruddick and Michael Bulmer.
"The Karni Singh ranges should give us the home advantage and all the marksmen who have not yet qualified for Rio are hoping to peak at this event," said Raninder, a keen shotgun marksman even today.
"We started to accept the first purchase orders for our custom made Atlantic Marksmen precision rifles for hunting and competition or tactical long-range shooting" said Olivier Scherlofsky president of TLMCE.
Summary: Police marksmen could be charged over the shooting of Mark Saunders after the CPS was asked to look at the case.
Since then, the global war on terrorism has underscored the need for designated marksmen, but further development of the three elements of the designated marksman requirement--material, training, and tactics--have been fitful.
Shaikh Ahmad goes into action at 5am (UAE time) in the qualifying round where marksmen use a shotgun to shoot a clay disk flung from the shooter at high speed.
The sister of a barrister shot dead by police marksmen yesterday won permission to bring a High Court challenge over the handling of the Independent Police Complaints Commission's investigation into her brother's death.
Fifteen of the cattle were herded to safety by police after 999 calls from scores of worried drivers at 6.50amyesterday.One cow was shot dead by police marksmen after it tried to run back onto the road.
AN ARMED man shot dead by police marksmen yesterday had apparently been trying to commit suicide.
Think 'sniper' and one usually thinks of 20th century marksmen--but SNIPER is more than a survey of modern military strategy; it covers military marksmanship history in America from Revolutionary War days to modern times, considering the first usage of marksmen and their strategic evolution.
They have become the first members of 121 (Nuneaton) Squadron Air Training Corps to qualify as regional marksmen.