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Derrick Z. Jackson

Going for gold in India

By Derrick Z. Jackson
Globe Columnist / August 23, 2008

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IN WINNING India's first-ever individual gold medal, rifle shooter Abhinav Bindra said he tried to treat the Olympics as just another tournament. "If you think of the hype, the medal, your mind thinks of the Games as a dangerous situation," Bindra said. "The Olympics is a serious thing, but I don't want to take it seriously." (Full article: 704 words)

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