|14 August 2008 - William Chetcuti in 8 th place at Beijing Olympics|
| Double Trap Maltese shooter William Chetcuti finished in the 8 th place during|
The Beijing Olympic Games.
William had a fine start when he managed 47 in the first round, followed by 45 and 44 in the next rounds.With 136 he was equal 6 th with another 3 shooters and had to go for a shoot off for a position in the barrage final. He missed a target from the second pair to finish in the 8 th place overall.
This position is the best ever by a Maltese athlete during Olympic games.
Walton Eller of USA won gold with 189
Francesco Daniello of Italy won silver with 187
Hu Binyuan of China won bronze with 184