Rio Olympics 2016: Australia's Catherine Skinner wins women's trap gold

Catherine Skinner
Catherine Skinner was appearing at her first Olympic Games
Hosts: Rio de Janeiro Dates: 5-21 August Rio time: BST -4
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Australian Catherine Skinner secured gold in the women's trap shooting at her first Olympic games in Rio.

Skinner, 26, recovered from a poor start to beat New Zealand's Natalie Rooney 12-11 in the final.

Corey Cogdell won bronze in a shoot-off for the USA against Spain's Fatima Galvez after tying their match 13-13.

Skinner missed three early shots in the 15-game final, but took advantage after Rooney missed two in a row to win Australia's third gold of the Games.

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