Rio Olympics 2016: German policeman wins 25m pistol gold

Christian Reitz - Olympic champion and policeman
World record holder and new Olympic champion Reitz was a bronze medallist at Beijing in 2008

German policeman Christian Reitz has won the Olympic men's 25m rapid fire pistol title in Rio.

The 29-year-old world record holder scored 34, beating Frenchman Jean Quiquampoix, who took silver with 30.

A tense shoot-off between Quiquampoix and China's Yuehong Li decided the bronze medal.

Cuba's 2012 Olympic champion Leuris Pupo finished fifth after the first series of eliminations.

Germany equal Great Britain's gold medal tally of eight, having won three shooting titles in Rio.

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