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By Abhinav Bindra, Rohit Brijnath

Abhinav Bindra as soon as shot a hundred out of in perform six instances in a row and walked out of the variety unsatisfied. he's a perfectionist, who as soon as soled his sneakers with rubber from Ferrari tyres simply because he inspiration it's going to aid. He could get up at three am. to perform at his diversity at domestic if an concept unexpectedly struck him. it really is from such a huge obsession that greatness arrives. yet Abhinav Bindra's trip to turn into the 1st Indian to win anyone Olympic gold, and the 1st Indian to win a global Championship gold, is way greater than that. it's a triumph born of a tragedy. Having pushed himself to turn into an exceptional shooter, he used to be poised to win gold on the Athens Olympics in 2004. yet defeated via a freak prevalence, he replaced as a shooter: from a boy who enjoyed taking pictures, he turned an athlete bent on redemption, turning into a scientist who might try out whatever, together with mapping his personal mind, to win in Beijing.

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1 Extensor tendon, 2 metacarpal bone, 3 collateral ligament, 4, 5, and 6 dorsal and palmar interossei, 7 volar plate, 8 and 9 transverse volar ligaments, 10 lumbrical muscle, 11 annular pulley, 12 superficial flexor tendon, 13 deep flexor tendon (G. Chick © 2012, all rights reserved) 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 Functional Anatomy 41 Fig. 7 (A) Nail matrix, (B) nail bed, and (C) fibrous septa between fat tissue and skin mechanoreceptors The extrinsic muscles of the hand divide into two major groups: flexors and extensors.

1 2 3 Fig. 6 MCP joint: Transverse section. 1 Extensor tendon, 2 metacarpal bone, 3 collateral ligament, 4, 5, and 6 dorsal and palmar interossei, 7 volar plate, 8 and 9 transverse volar ligaments, 10 lumbrical muscle, 11 annular pulley, 12 superficial flexor tendon, 13 deep flexor tendon (G. Chick © 2012, all rights reserved) 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 2 Functional Anatomy 41 Fig. 7 (A) Nail matrix, (B) nail bed, and (C) fibrous septa between fat tissue and skin mechanoreceptors The extrinsic muscles of the hand divide into two major groups: flexors and extensors.

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