Guo Wenjun of China hadn't won anything, let alone reached a final, for two years until she successfully defended her Olympic 10-meter air pistol title in the Olympics on Sunday.
Celine Goberville of France, who blew the gold with an 8.8 on her last shot, won a one-shot shootoff against Olena Kostevych of Ukraine to win the silver medal in her first games. Kostevych, the 2004...
Guo Wenjun successfully defended her Olympic 10-meter air pistol title with a near-perfect last shot in Sunday's final.
This was the second shooting gold in two days for China, a day after Yi Siling won the opening 10-meter air rifle at the Royal Artillery Barracks.
Celine Goberville of France, who blew the gold with an 8.8 on her last shot, won a one-shot shootoff against...
Here's what to watch for at the London Olympics on Saturday:
1. FIRST GOLD: Seven golds are up for grabs. China's Yi Siling took the first in the women's 10-meter air rifle.
2. ALL TO DO: Michael Phelps barely, barely qualified for the final of the 400-meter individual medley. He's in the unpopular Lane 8. Can he recover?
3. US WOMEN: They play Colombia at...
Via AP on Fox
July 28, 2012
Top-ranked Yi Siling of China captured the first gold medal of
the London Olympics, winning the women's 10-meter air rifle