Hancock wins his third Olympic gold in men's skeet at Tokyo 2020

Vincent Hancock. (Photo: olympics.com)
26/07/2021 06:00 PM

TOKYO, July 26  -- Vincent Hancock of the United States won his third Olympic gold medal after a commanding 59-hit victory in men's skeet here on Monday.

Together with Amber English's win in the women’s skeet shooting earlier on Monday, the Americans swept the gold medals in the event, reported Xinhua. 

Denmark's Jesper Hansen bagged the silver with 55 hits and Abdullah Alrashidi won the bronze, which was also the first medal for Kuwait.