China’s Yang Qian shows her gold medal after winning the women’s 10m air rifle and becoming the first champion of the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: Gettyimages
China’s Yang Qian shows her gold medal after winning the women’s 10m air rifle and becoming the first champion of the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: Gettyimages

Tokyo Olympics: China shooter Yang Qian wins first gold medal of 2020 Games – ‘gave my best for the motherland’

  • The 21-year-old from Ningbo beats Russia’s Anastasiia Galashina and Switzerland’s Nina Christen in the women’s 10m air rifle event
  • Yang is making her debut in the Olympics, having started shooting when she was 10 years old

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
China’s Yang Qian shows her gold medal after winning the women’s 10m air rifle and becoming the first champion of the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: Gettyimages
China’s Yang Qian shows her gold medal after winning the women’s 10m air rifle and becoming the first champion of the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: Gettyimages
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