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Lesser known facts about Vijay Kumar

1. Glory at home

India’s silver winning shooter Vijay Kumar was comparatively unknown, till his podium finish at the London Olympics…

Glory at home

At the 2010 Commonwealth Games, Vijay Kumar won 3 gold medals and one silver.


2. Past exploits

Past exploits

At the 2006 Commonwealth Games, he had won two gold medals.


3. Sound backing

Sound backing

Kumar is one of the players backed by the Olympic Gold Quest.


4. Home, sweet home

Home, sweet home

He is from Harsour village in Himachal Pradesh’s Hamirpur district.


5. Armed to serve

Armed to serve

Kumar is currently a subedar in the Indian Army.

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