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American Eller fails to qualify for final

Updated: August 17, 2004, 3:42 PM ET
Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece -- Sheikh Ahmed Al Maktoum of the United Arab Emirates tied an Olympic record Tuesday, winning the gold medal in double trap shooting.

Al Maktoum scored 189 points, matching the total Mark Russell of Australia reached in Sydney in 2000. The 40-year-old Al Maktoum had the rest of the field playing for silver in the final round, finishing 10 shots ahead of Rajyavardhan Rathore of India.

Wang Zheng of China won the bronze with a 178.

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