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London Olympics 2012: Day 13

Britain's Francesca Jones performs during the rhythmic gymnastics

Britain's Francesca Jones performs during the rhythmic gymnastics individual all-around qualifications at at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012) Photo Credit: AP

Scenes from around London and the 2012 Summer Olympics on Day 13 of the Games. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Brazil's Luiz Alberto De Araujo competes in the
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Brazil's Luiz Alberto De Araujo competes in the men's decathlon pole vault during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Canada captain Christine Sinclair jumps for a ball
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Canada captain Christine Sinclair jumps for a ball in front of a poster of the Olympic mascot during her team's bronze medal women's soccer match against France at the 2012 London Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Egypt's women's synchronized swimming team start their technical
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Egypt's women's synchronized swimming team start their technical routine at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Russia's Evgeniya Kanaeva performs during the rhythmic gymnastics
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Russia's Evgeniya Kanaeva performs during the rhythmic gymnastics individual all-around qualifications at at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Germany's Angela Maurer, front, and other athletes dive
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Germany's Angela Maurer, front, and other athletes dive into the Serpentine at Hyde Park as they compete in the women's marathon swimming competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Australia's Khalen Young gets up after losing control
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Australia's Khalen Young gets up after losing control of his bike in a BMX cycling men's quarterfinal run during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Julieta Cantaluppi of Italy performs with the hoop
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Julieta Cantaluppi of Italy performs with the hoop during the Rhythmic Gymnastics qualification on Day 13 of the London 2012 Olympics Games. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Members of the team of Australia dive to
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Members of the team of Australia dive to start their routine during the women's team synchronized swimming technical routine at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Evgeniya Kanaeva of Russia performs with the ball
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Evgeniya Kanaeva of Russia performs with the ball during the Rhythmic Gymnastics qualification on Day 13 of the London 2012 Olympics Games at Wembley Arena. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Hungary's Eva Risztov celebrates her win in the
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Hungary's Eva Risztov celebrates her win in the Women's 10-kilometer swimming marathon at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Latvia's Maris Strombergs (81) leads the competition in
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Latvia's Maris Strombergs (81) leads the competition in a BMX cycling men's quarterfinal run during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Kate, Duchess of Cambridge watches the synchronized swimming
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Kate, Duchess of Cambridge watches the synchronized swimming team technical routine at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park. (Aug. 9, 2012)

South Korea's Kim Yeon-koung (10) reacts during the
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South Korea's Kim Yeon-koung (10) reacts during the third set of the team's loss to the USA during a women's volleyball semifinal match at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Finland's Suvi Mikkonen fights China's Hou Yuzhuo (in
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Finland's Suvi Mikkonen fights China's Hou Yuzhuo (in red) during their quarterfinal round match in women's 57-kg taekwondo competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Brittany Viola of the United States dives during
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Brittany Viola of the United States dives during the women's 10-meter platform diving semifinal at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Paola Espinosa Sanchez of Mexico dives during the
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Paola Espinosa Sanchez of Mexico dives during the women's 10-meter platform diving semifinal at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Britain's Francesca Jones performs during the rhythmic gymnastics
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Britain's Francesca Jones performs during the rhythmic gymnastics individual all-around qualifications at at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

United States' Brigetta Barrett reacts after competing in
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United States' Brigetta Barrett reacts after competing in a women's high jump qualification round during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London. (Aug. 9, 2012)

United States' Brigetta Barrett competes in a women's
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United States' Brigetta Barrett competes in a women's high jump qualification round during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Athletes compete in the men's decathlon 110-meter hurdles
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Athletes compete in the men's decathlon 110-meter hurdles during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Norway's Tonje Angelsen reacts after competing in a
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Norway's Tonje Angelsen reacts after competing in a women's high jump qualification round during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

South Africa's Oscar Pistorius reacts after fellow team
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South Africa's Oscar Pistorius reacts after fellow team members crashed out of a men's 4x400-meter relay heat during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Germany's Ariane Friedrich reacts after clearing the bar
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Germany's Ariane Friedrich reacts after clearing the bar in a women's high jump qualification round during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Norway's Tonje Angelsen reacts after competing in a
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Norway's Tonje Angelsen reacts after competing in a women's high jump qualification during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

United States' Trey Hardee takes a throw in
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United States' Trey Hardee takes a throw in the discus throw decathlon during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

France's Marlene Harnois' hair flies as she fights
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France's Marlene Harnois' hair flies as she fights Chile's Yeny Contreras Loyola in women's 57-kg taekwondo competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Brittany Broben from Australia competes during the women's
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Brittany Broben from Australia competes during the women's 10-meter platform diving semifinal at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Britain's Francesca Jones performs during the rhythmic gymnastics
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Britain's Francesca Jones performs during the rhythmic gymnastics individual all-around qualifications at at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

United States' Ashton Eaton takes a throw in
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United States' Ashton Eaton takes a throw in the discus throw decathlon during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Bulgaria's Silviya Miteva performs during the rhythmic gymnastics
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Bulgaria's Silviya Miteva performs during the rhythmic gymnastics individual all-around qualifications at at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Athletes pass the Olympic flame during a men's
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Athletes pass the Olympic flame during a men's 4 x 400-meter relay heat during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Central Africa's David Boui fights Iran's Mohammad Bagheri
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Central Africa's David Boui fights Iran's Mohammad Bagheri Motamed (in red) during their match in men's 68-kg taekwondo competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

South Africa's Bridgitte Hartley celebrates after winning the
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South Africa's Bridgitte Hartley celebrates after winning the bronze medal in the women's kayak single 500m in Eton Dorney, near Windsor, England, at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Spain's Carolina Rodriguez performs during the qualifying round
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Spain's Carolina Rodriguez performs during the qualifying round of the individual rhythmic gymnastics competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (Aug. 9, 2012)

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