Shooter Jin Jong-oh wins 2nd London Olympic gold

Updated: 05 August 2012 18:48 IST

Defending champion Jin Jong-oh of South Korea won his second gold medal at the London Olympics on Sunday, overtaking compatriot Choi Young-rae by 0.5 point on his last shot in the 50-meter pistol final.

London:

Defending champion Jin Jong-oh of South Korea won his second gold medal at the London Olympics on Sunday, overtaking compatriot Choi Young-rae by 0.5 point on his last shot in the 50-meter pistol final.

Jin trailed Choi, who dominated qualification, by seven points going into the final. Jin also won the 10-meter air pistol event July 28.

Wang Zhiwei of China won the bronze medal.

Topics : Shooting Olympics 2012
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