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Rio’s 1st gold goes to American shooter Virginia Thrasher

Saturday, August 6th, 2016
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Keeping her nerve on sport's biggest stage, Thrasher on Saturday earned the first gold medal of the Rio Olympics, outlasting two-time gold medallist Du Li to capture the women's 10-meter air rifle title.