Abhinav Bindra became the first ever Indian to win a gold medal at the olympics. All the gold medals India got before were in Hockey which is a team event.
This creates a history in Indian Sports.
Abhinav Bindra won this in 10M Air Rifle Shooting event. These were the scores in the event
Abhinav Bindra's Scoring / shooting sequence was 100, 99, 100, 98, 100 and 99.
Finland's Henri Hakkinen qualified first for the event with a score of 598/600 after shooting a series of 100, 100, 99, 100, 100 and 99.
China's Qinan Zhu was a point adrift of Hakkinen with a series of 100, 100, 100, 100, 99 and 98.