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Ft. Benning team wins sniper competition


A winning team has been named in the sniper competition on post.

Staff Sergeant Daniel Horner and Specialist Tyler Payne from the U.S.Army Marksmanship Unit on Fort Benning is the best sniper duo in the world.

They beat out 35 other teams from around the world to win the 2012 International Sniper Competition.

The 72-hour event runs virtually non-stop, with only two four-hour rest breaks in the three days of competition.

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