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Gai Bin celebrates his bronze medal. (Photo courtesy of Vivek Prakash/Sport Singapore via Action Images Livepic)

South Korea, Friday, September 26, 2014 — Gai Bin, 46, won a bronze in the final of the Men’s Individual 25m Centre Fire Pistol with a 584 score.

Compatriots Poh Lip Meng was 16th out of 28 shooters with a 576 while Nigel Lim Swee Hon was 22nd with 562.

Oleg Engachev of Qatar won the gold with a 585 (23 inner 10s) while Jin Yongde of China grabbed the silver with 585 (21 inner 10s).

The three Singaporeans combined to finish sixth out of eight in the team 25m Centre Fire Pistol event. The same trio had won bronze (out of nine teams) in the team 25m Standard Pistol event on Thursday.