At the London 2012 Olympics, the qualification saw Klimov Alexei, Reitz Christian, Pupo Leuris, Zhang Jian, Kumar Vijay,Ding Feng into the final. The second event of today’s .22 was the 25m Men’s Rapid Fire Pistol, a discipline normally banned in the UK due to gun legislation. It was no wonder no one from the UK managed to get a quota place but that didn’t stop the UK masses turning up to support the Olympic athletes. The qualification saw Klimov Alexei, Reitz Christian, Pupo Leuris, Zhang Jian, Kumar Vijay,Ding Feng into the final. With their scores from qualification now zeroed it was an open playing field the Gold. Reitz was the first to be knocked out with Zhang following in the next round. The guy’s battled hard but in the end it was Pupo of Cuba who struck gold, Kumar of india who won the Silver and Bronze was awarded to Ding from the Peoples Republic of China.
All things glittering Gold at the 2012 Olympics
This entry was posted on 3rd August 2012.