Games: Babb's a golden shot



MACCLESFIELD marksman Mike Babb shot his way to a second successive Commonwealth Games gold medal in Melbourne today.
The 42-year-old and Chris Hector, from Hertfordshire, captured the 50 metres rifle prone pairs title.
Babb also won gold in Manchester when partnered by Neil Day. It followed a silver in the team gymnastics on Friday for Bollington's Hannah Clowes.
Babb said: "Winning in Manchester four years ago was great but this was special in a different kind of way. Conditions were quite difficult and to come half way round the world and to win another gold medal is a great... read more

 
8 January 2018 in Regional West, Views: 26
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