Source: Xinhua

08-15-2008 11:54

Special Report:   2008 Beijing Olympic Games

Artur Ayvazian of Ukraine kisses his rifle after winning the men's 50m rifle prone final of Shooting at Beijing 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, China, Aug. 15, 2008. Artur Ayvazian claimed the gold with a total of 702.7. (Xinhua/Bao Feifei)
Artur Ayvazian of Ukraine kisses his rifle after winning the men's 
50m rifle prone final of Shooting at Beijing 2008 Olympic Games in 
Beijing, China, Aug. 15, 2008. Artur Ayvazian claimed the gold with 
a total of 702.7. (Xinhua/Bao Feifei)


BEIJING, Aug. 15 (Xinhua) -- Artur Ayvazian of Ukraine won the gold medal of men's 50m rifle prone with a total of 702.7 points at Beijing Olympic Games here on Friday.

The silver medal was taken by Matthew Emmons of the United States at 701.7, followed by Warren Potent of Australia in the third place at 700.5.


Editor:Wang Shuqin