Niccolo Campriani

Rio de Janeiro, Aug 14 (IANS) Niccolo Campriani won the men’s 50 metres rifle three positions with 458.8 points, bagging the fourth Rio Olympic shooting gold medal for Italy here on Sunday.

It was the second gold for the 28-year-old Italian marksman in Rio Olympic Shooting Centre following his 10m air rifle triumph on Monday, reports Xinhua.

Sergey Kamenskiy from Russia took the silver with 458.5 points. The bronze medal went to Frenchman Alexis Raynaud who scored 448.4 points.


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