27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

Russian shooter Ekimov takes Universiade gold

The Russian swimmer Leonid Ekimov earned gold medal in the men's 25m standard pistol final at the Summer Universiade in Kazan. His result is 573 points.


Universiade. Shooting sport. Men. Victory ceremony. © RIA Novosti/Valery Melnikov

Yuehong Li of China placed second (565 points). Bronze went to Clement Bessaguet of France (563), who was more accurate than Tomas Tehan of the Czech Republic in a shoot off, R-Sport reports.

The Universiade in Kazan will conclude on Wednesday. 

R-Sport, July 17