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Singapore wins second medal at YOG 2014

Teh Xiu Yi won a silver in the 10m Air Pistol Mixed International Teams Finals with her Egyptian partner.

SINGAPORE: Singapore won a second medal at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing on Thursday (Aug 21). In Day Five of action, Singapore's Teh Xiu Yi and her Egyptian partner, Mohamed Ahmad, won a silver in the 10m Air Pistol Mixed International Teams Finals.

Teh and Ahmad lost by a score of 10 to 5 to their rivals Vladmir Svechnikov from Uzbekistan and Bulgaria's Lidia Nencheva to clinch second spot. The bronze medal was won by Guatemala's Wilmar Madrid and his partner Latvia's Agate Rasmane.

Singapore's first medal at the competition was won by Martina Veloso in the 10m Air Rifle Women's Finals last Tuesday (Aug 12). The latest achievement brings Singapore's tally to two silver medals at the Games.  

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