2012 Olympics Shooting: Vijay Kumar’s final match – As it happened
Zeenews Sports Bureau
London: Vijay Kumar made the country proud as he bagged a silver medal at the 2012 London Olympics in the 25m Rapid Fire Pistol event.
He is how the final match panned out to be:
Vijay Kumar shoots silver medal in 25m Rapid Fire Pistol at London Olympics! India now have 2 medals at the 2012 London Olympics. Leuris Pupo from Cuba won the gold. Pupo also equalled the finals world record with 34. Vijay shot 28. Feng Ding from China won the bronze medal.
Vijay Kumar`s eighth series: 2/5. TOTAL SCORE: 32/40
Vijay Kumar`s seventh series: 4/5. TOTAL SCORE: 28/35
Another good news for India. Alexei Klimov of Russia has been eliminated. The contest is now between just three players!
Vijay Kumar`s sixth series: 4/5. TOTAL SCORE: 24/30
Good news for India. Jian Zhang from China has been eliminated.
Vijay Kumar`s fifth series: 4/5. TOTAL SCORE: 20/25 He is now joint second, a silver medal position for the time being.
Christian Reitz from Germany has been eliminated!
Vijay Kumar`s fourth series: 3/5. TOTAL SCORE: 16/20He is now joint second.
Vijay Kumar`s third series: 4/5. TOTAL SCORE: 13/15 He is joint first with two other marksmen. Five more series to go!
Vijay Kumar`s second series: 4/5. TOTAL SCORE: 9/10
Vijay Kumar`s first series: 5/5