Zhiwei Wang China

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

18 Jul 1988

Height

1.78m

Weight

75kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Sport Guides

SHOOTING

Zhiwei Wang competed in SHOOTING

Did you know?

  • Shooting has 15 medal events, divided into three different groups: rifle, pistol and shotgun.
  • In the rifle and pistol competitions, marksmen aim at targets ranging from 10 to 50 metres away.
  • In the shotgun event, competitors shoot at clay targets propelled at a series of different directions and angles.
  • Shooting has been an Olympic sport since the first modern Games in 1896 but the events were very different back then.
  • There was live pigeon shooting in Paris in 1900 and pistol duelling at the unofficial Games six years later - when participants shot at mannequins in frock coats.

Results for Zhiwei Wang

Date Event Rank Mark
5 Aug Men's 50m Pistol Finals 3 bronze 92.6 pts
5 Aug Men's 50m Pistol Qualification 2 566 pts

Head to Head

Zhiwei Wang vs Tian Zhang

Zhiwei Wang

Zhiwei Wang China flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (pts)

92.6 Men's 50m Pistol

Height

1.78m (5'10")

Weight

75kg

Age

26

Tian Zhang

Tian Zhang China flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results (pts)

553 Men's 50m Pistol

Height

1.79m (5'10")

Weight

88kg

Age

33

View the London 2012 medallist table