Kudu cows are as elusive as kudu bulls. To get to within 11 paces from this animal requires a sound compensator for your heart beat. Breathing is simply not allowed, and forgotten of any way. Open sight 44 Mag, 245gr SWC penetrated through to under the skin on the opposite side.
Free hand shot from the lying position!
It sounds impressive when you claim to be hunting springbuck with handgun in open terrain. But the truth is that I sat on my butt in a hide and took this ewe with a 300 caliber scoped handgun from an absolute secure dead rest. Didn't even need camo.