Bahrain finishes with gold

17 May 2017
Bahrein's Hasan Mohamed competes during the mixed team's skeet event
Bahrein's Maryam Hassani competes during the mixed team's skeet event
A shooter competes during the mixed team's 10-m air 50 pistol event

Hasan Mohamed and Maryam Hassani of Bahrain brought down the curtain on the shooting competition at the Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku on Wednesday with a gold medal in the mixed skeet final.

The Bahraini duo saw off Azerbaijan's Emin Jafarov and Nurlana Jafarova in the gold medal match, winning by three points to bag their country's second gold.

In the third place playoff, Salih Hafiz and Nur Banu Ozpak of Turkey had to wait until the final shot in the shootout to edge out Azeris Niyaz Aghazada and Rigina Meftakhetdinova and claim bronze.

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