|Hoang Xuan Vinh of Viet Nam ranks third in the men's 10m pistol event in the world ranking. File Photo
HA NOI (VNS) — Vietnamese marksman Hoang Xuan Vinh ranked third in the world in the 50m pistol event at the end of 2015.
Chinese Zhang Bowen and Jin Hongoh of South Korea claimed the top two ranks, respectively.
Vinh, a leading Vietnamese shooter, will compete in the 50m event in the coming Summer Olympics in Brazil in August.
He ranked fourth at the London Olympics four years ago.
Tran Quoc Cuong, who will also compete in the 2016 Olympics, ranks 21st in the 10m air pistol event, while Vinh is in 26th place. — VNS