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  • Katerina Emmons Aims For Gold | Video

    Katerina Emmons Aims For Gold

    Katerina Emmons of the Czech Republic captures gold in convincing fashion and sets an Olympic record in the 10m air rifle shooting event. After a perfect score of 400 in the preliminary round, Emmons amasses 103.5 points in the final round to win the gold medal. Shooting 10m Air Rifle Final Women - Olympic Record (503.5) - Beijing 2008 - Katerina Emmons (CZE), Lyubov Galkina (RUS), Snjezana Pejcic (CRO)
  • Guo Gets Gold For China | Video

    Guo Gets Gold For China

    Guo Wenjun of China thrills the home crowd and sets an Olympic record in the women's 10m air pistol final. Natalia Paderina of Russia acquires 9.3 points with her last shot, but Guo Wenjun shoots a 9.7 to secure a gold medal for China. Shooting 10m Air Pistol Final Women - Olympic Record (492.3) - Beijing 2008 - Guo Wenjun (CHN), Natalia Paderina (RUS), Nino Salukvadze (GEO)
  • Bindra Wins India's First Individual Gold Medal | Video

    Bindra Wins India's First Individual Gold Medal

    Abhinav Bindra collects the gold medal for India in the men's 10m air rifle shooting competition. Henri Hakkinen of Finland and Zhu Qinan of China shoot well in the opening stages of the final, but Bindra stays calm and fires an almost perfect 10.8 on his final shot to vault into first place. Bindra captures India's first individual gold medal. Shooting 10m Air Rifle Final Men - Beijing 2008 - Abhinav Bindra (IND), Zhu Qinan (CHN), Henri Hakkinen (FIN)
  • Chen Ying Wins Top Prize For China | Video

    Chen Ying Wins Top Prize For China

    Chen Ying of the People's Republic of China wins the women's 25m pistol event with an Olympic record score of 793.4. Otryad Gundegmaa of Mongolia leads the qualification round, but has some technical difficulties in the final. Chen comes from behind after finishing third in qualification to win the final and the gold medal for the host nation. Shooting 25m Pistol Final Women - Olympic Record (793.4) - Beijing 2008 - Chen Ying (CHN), Otryad Gundegmaa (MGL), Munkhbayar Dorjsuren (GER)
  • The Dream Of An Olympic Medal | Video

    The Dream Of An Olympic Medal

    More than ten thousand athletes in Beijing dream of taking home a medal from the 2008 Olympic Games. Beijing's Central Academy of Fine Arts won the domestic competition to design the medals for Beijing 2008. The medals feature the traditional Greek god of victory on one side and are inlaid with jade from Qinghai province on the reverse. The first of 302 medal presentations takes place on Day 1 at the Beijing Shooting Range Hall.
  • Du Li Takes Gold For The Host Nation | Video

    Du Li Takes Gold For The Host Nation

    Du Li of the People's Republic of China takes top honours in the 50m rifle three positions shooting competition and sets an Olympic record. Li starts slowly in the final round, but regains form and keeps a steady hand to win gold. Katerina Emmons rallies from sixth place in qualifying to take silver, while Eglis Yaima Cruz of Cuba gets bronze. Shooting 50m Rifle Three Positions Final Women - Olympic Record (690.3) - Beijing 2008 - Du Li (CHN), Katerina Emmons (CZE), Eglis Yaima Cruz (CUB)
  • Ahmed Almaktoum Claims UAE's First Olympic Medal | Video

    Ahmed Almaktoum Claims UAE's First Olympic Medal

    Shaikh Ahmed Almaktoum of the United Arab Emirates, makes Olympic history by claiming the first ever Olympic medal for his country. Ahmed Almaktoum sets a new Olympic record in the qualification round (440 points), and claims the double trap gold medal with a total score of 189 points, equalling Olympic record. Shooting Double Trap (150 Targets) Men's Final - Athens 2004 Summer Olympics - Shaikh Ahmed Almaktoum (UAE), Hakan Dahlby (SWE), Wang Zheng (CHN)
  • Drama in the Women's 10m Air Pistol final - highlights | Video

    Drama in the Women's 10m Air Pistol final - highlights

    Guo Wenjun won China's second shooting gold medal in dramatic fashion in the women's 10m Air Pistol final. Celine Goberville of France was on course to outshoot the reigning Olympic champion - but her final effort was wayward and Guo fired a near-perfect 10.8 to retain her title. Olena Kostevych of the Ukraine took bronze.
  • Women's 10m Air Rifle final - highlights | Video

    Women's 10m Air Rifle final - highlights

    London 2012 - highlights of the 10m Air Rifle Women's Shooting Finals at the Royal Artillery Barracks. China's Siling Yi took gold, ahead of silver medallist Sylwia Bogacka of Poland and third-placed Dan Yu, also of China.
  • Zemfira Meftakhetdinova Earns Olympic Triumph in Skeet | Video

    Zemfira Meftakhetdinova Earns Olympic Triumph in Skeet

    In 2000, Zemfira Meftakhetdinova of Azerbaijan achieves Olympic triumph for the very first time by claiming the skeet gold medal with 98 points, setting new Olympic record. Four years later in Athens, Zemfira tries to defend her Olympic title but loses it to Diana Igaly, settling for the bronze medal. Zemfira Meftakhetdinova (AZE) - Shooting Women's Skeet (75 targets) Women's Final- Sydney 2000, Athens 2004
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