Korakaki won Gold medal in Shooting

The 20-year-old Korakaki stood over Germany’s Monika Karsch, 13 years her senior, who placed a delayed but eventually unsuccessful rally to reel her younger rival in, returning from 6-0 right down to 6-6, before Korakaki received the seventh five-shot round to obtain an 8-6 win overall.Heidi Diethelm Gerber of Switzerland gotten the bronze medal, defeating world No. 1 and world champion Zhang Jingjing of China to the last spot on the podium. Extremely,
the 47-year-old Swiss shooter only began to take up the sport at 33. After a discouraging displaying at London 2012, she chose to give up her job as a bookkeeper to focus on the following Olympic cycle, and her commitment paid dividends. After successful what was an extremely difficult and nerve-wracking final match, Korakaki jumped up and down and embraced her father, who was so nervous during the final rounds that he cannot even bear to watch his daughter perform.

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