North Korea (DPR of Korea)

Un Jong Hong of North Korea wins gold in women’s vault

Un Jong Hong has won the gold medal in the women’s vault.
Oksana Chusovitina from Germany has won the silver medal and China’s favorite female gymnast Fei Cheng won the bronze medal.

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The bronze medal was shared by Elisabeth Willeboordse of the Netherlands and Im Won-ok DPR of Korea.

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Jin Jong-oh from Korea scored a total of 660.4 points to win the Men’s 50m Pistol gold medal.
The silver went to Kim Jong-su from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, and Tan Zongliang from China won bronze.
Gold - South Korea - Jong Oh Jin - 660.4
Silver - North Korea (DPR of Korea) - Jong Su [...]

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Marina Shainova from Russia won the bronze medal with a total weight lift of 227kg.
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China have won another gold medal, this time in the Men’s 10 meter air pistol.
Here are the medalists:
Gold medal - Pang Wei - China - score 102.2
Silver medal - Jin Jong Oh - Korea - score 100.5
Bronze medal - Kim Jong Su - DPR Korea - score 99.0
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