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Saturday, August 16, 2008

Olympics - Day Eight Photos

Cassie Patten congratulates Britain's Rebecca Adlington on her victory in the women's 800m freestyle final

In the pool, Zimbabwe's Kirsty Coventry finally gets a gold medal to go with her three silvers as she wins the women's 200m backstroke

An emotional Cesar Cielo Filho causes a huge shock in the men's 50m freestyle final to claim Brazil's first gold of the Games

In the women's freestyle wrestling, Clarissa Chun (in blue) of the US grapples with Sofia Mattsson of Sweden

In an all-China final, Zhang Ning defends her Olympic badminton singles title by beating world number one Xie Xingfang

An upset occurs in the women's single sculls where Bulgaria's Rumyana Neykova beats double Olympic champion Ekaterina Karsten

Team GB do pick up a medal, however, in the women's double sculls with bronze going to Elise Laverick and Anna Bebington

The heats of the men's steeplechase get under way, with spray from the water jump a welcome distraction in the hot conditions

Courtesy : BBC

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