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The First Two Gold Medals Of The Tokyo Olympics Go To China

1 month ago   |   By Forbes

China's first gold medals came in the women's 10-meter rifle and 49 kg weightlifting.
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The First Gold Medal Of The Tokyo Olympics Goes To China

The First Gold Medal Of The Tokyo Olympics Goes To China

1 month ago   |   By NPR

A 21-year-old woman from China came out on top in the 10 meter air rifle competition. Qian Yang narrowly beat out a competitor from Russia and beamed as she held up her gold medal.
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Chinese shooter Qian Yang narrowly beats Russia's Anastasiia Galashina & sets Olympic RECORD in battle for first Tokyo gold medal

Chinese shooter Qian Yang narrowly beats Russia's Anastasiia Galashina & sets Olympic RECORD in battle for first Tokyo gold medal

1 month ago   |   By RT

China's Yang Qian has won the women's 10-meter air rifle competition just ahead of Russian shooter Anastasiia Galashina, bagging the first gold medal up for grabs in Tokyo, while the bronze went to Switzerland's Nina Christen.
The Chinese shooter set a new Olympic record of 251.8 points, with a small lead over the Russian, who scored 251.1. Galashina's last shot was also her worst, at a strikingly low 8.9, which allowed Yang to seal her victory with a mediocre but sufficient enough 9.8.
The first gold medal of Tokyo2020 is also an Olympic record! Congratulations Yang Qian! Shooting | ISSF...
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