Norway

Andreas Thorkildsen wins gold in men’s javelin

Andreas Thorkildsen from Norway has won the gold medal in men’s javelin setting an Olympic record of 90.57.
Ainars Kovals from Latvia won the silver medal and Tero Pitkamaki from Finland won the bronze.

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The United States has won the gold in jumping team, equestrian. Silver went to Canada and bronze to Norway.
United States
KRAUT Laura - CEDRIC
MADDEN Beezie - AUTHENTIC
SIMPSON Will CARLSSON - VOM DACH
WARD Mclain - SAPPHIRE
Canada
CONE Mac - OLE
HENSELWOOD Jill - SPECIAL ED
LAMAZE Eric - HICKSTEAD
MILLAR Ian - IN STYLE
Norway
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Another world record broken as Kitajima takes the gold medal in the men’s 100 meter breaststroke.
Gold - Kosuke Kitajima - Japan - 58.91WR
Silver - Alexander Dale Oen - Norway - 59.20
Bronze - Hugues Duboscq - France - 59.37