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Chen Ying (sport shooter)

Chen Ying (simplified Chinese: 陈颖; traditional Chinese: 陳穎; pinyin: Chén Yǐng; born November 4, 1977 in Beijing) is a female Chinese sports shooter who won the gold medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics and at the 2006 ISSF World Shooting Championships in 25 m Pistol.[1]

Medal record
Women's shooting
Representing  China
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 2008 Beijing 25 m Pistol
Silver medal – second place 2012 London 25 m Pistol

In the 2004 Summer Olympics she finished fourth in the women's 25 metre pistol competition.

She won silver medal in the women's 25 meter air pistol at the 2012 Summer Olympics.[2]

Current world records held in 25 m Pistol
Women (ISSF) Teams 1768  China (Chen, Li, Tao) October 4, 2002 Busan (KOR) edit
Current world records held in 10 m Air Pistol
Women Teams 1161  Russia (Khomileva, Logvinenko, Smirnova)
 China (Chen, Guo, Tao)
August 5, 1993
December 3, 2006
Brno (CZE)
Doha (QAT)


  1. ^ "Beijing 2008 – Shooting – Women's 25 m pistol". IOC. Retrieved 6 October 2014.
  2. ^ "Shooting: South Korea's Kim Jangmi wins women's 25 m pistol". Retrieved 2012-07-31.

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