Risztov secures gruelling Marathon swim title - London 2012 - Swimming
Eva Risztov today claimed gold in the women's 10km Marathon open water swim in Hyde Park.
The Hungarian produced a strong performance to take the title, holding off the USA's Haley Anderson, who finished second to claim silver. Italy's Martina Grimaldi took bronze.
Great Britain's Keri-anne Payne just missed out on a medal, finishing fourth.
The nature of her victory was impressive, going out at the head of the field and never falling below third.
She said: 'It was a really tough race but I was prepared for the race and I'm very happy with the result.
'It is really hard to take in but in a few hours I will be much more happy because I'm really, really tired now.'