Tai­wanese ath­lete wins sil­ver medal at the ISSF World Cup

The China Post - - LOCAL -

Tai­wanese ath­lete Lin Yi-chun ( ) won the sil­ver medal in the women's trap event of the World Cup of the In­ter­na­tional Shoot­ing Sport Fed­er­a­tion (ISSF) be­ing held in Ga­bala, Azer­bai­jan, clinch­ing at the same time a quota berth in the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Lin was de­feated by Ja­pan's Yukie Nakayama 14-12 Fri­day in the fi­nal of the Women's Trap event.

Nakayama hit 14 out of her 15 clays in the con­test, while Lin only hit 12.

The Olympic quo­tas were awarded to the event's two high­est scores.

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