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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Shooting

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Shooting

Summer Olympics: Complete Shooting Events Coverage

Aug 21, 2016

In China, a Forgiving Public Embraces Fewer Gold Medals

In China, a Forgiving Public Embraces Fewer Gold Medals

In a country long focused on bringing home as many Olympic gold medals as possible, this year's haul isn't what China expected.

Aug 15, 2016

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Will Rodriguez put his collectible cup down just for a second, then — swoosh! — it was swiped.

Aug 15, 2016

5 to Watch: NJ's Laurie Hernandez Competes on the Beam

5 to Watch: NJ's Laurie Hernandez Competes on the Beam

From the USA (let's call them the "Philly") Field Hockey Team looking to get one step closer to a medal to a New Jersey gymnast trying to to add to her medal count, here's what to watch Monday in Rio.

Aug 14, 2016

Matt Emmons Fails to Make Finals in 50m Rifle 3 Position

Matt Emmons Fails to Make Finals in 50m Rifle 3 Position

The final day of shooting on Sunday features just one event: men’s 50m rifle 3 position. Ahead of the final 12:00 p.m. ET, Russian Sergey Kamenskiy, led the competition in qualification.

Aug 14, 2016

5 to Watch: NJ Boxer Dominates in Rio Ring

5 to Watch: NJ Boxer Dominates in Rio Ring

A New Jersey teen boxing prodigy dominated in the Round of 16 in Rio as a veteran sharpshooter also from the Garden State fell short in a rifle competition on Sunday. The women's basketball team beat China by a...

Aug 13, 2016

US Shooter Vincent Hancock Misses Mark in Men's Skeet

US Shooter Vincent Hancock Misses Mark in Men's Skeet

Vincent Hancock's bid for three straight gold medals in skeet is over. The American shooter failed to make it out of qualifying at the Olympic Shooting Center, hitting 119 of 125 targets.

Aug 12, 2016

Rhode Earns Bronze to Medal in 6 Straight Olympics

Rhode Earns Bronze to Medal in 6 Straight Olympics <br />

Kim Rhode captured bronze in women's skeet at the Rio de Janeiro Games on Friday, becoming the first woman and second athlete overall to earn an individual medal in six straight Olympics.

Aug 12, 2016

Philly-Area Athletes Shoot for Gold in Rio

Philly-Area Athletes Shoot for Gold in Rio

Two Philadelphia-area Olympians will kick off their competition in Rio on Friday morning.

Aug 7, 2016

Australian Wins Shooting Gold; American Third

Australian Wins Shooting Gold; American Third

The wind blew in from the west, sending the clay targets bobbing and bouncing through the air. In case that wasn't enough, the microphone used to pull the targets repeatedly malfunctioned, causing clays...

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