Yi Siling wins 1st gold in London
LONDON -- The first athlete to qualify for the London Olympics also won the first gold medal Saturday.
Yi Siling of China, who earned a shooting quota spot when she won the world women's 10-meter air rifle championship in Munich two years ago, capped her domination of the discipline since then with the Olympic title.
"I feel like I had a lot of luck," Yi said, even though the results said otherwise.
Unheralded Polish soldier Sylwia Bogacka topped qualifying and had gold ...
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