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Ennis in heptathlon

London 2012 - Britain’s Jessica Ennis throws the shot put during the women’s seven event heptathlon.
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Heptathlon Hazel

London 2012 - Louise Hazel of Great Britain wins her heat in the 200m sub-competition of the women’s Heptathlon.
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Hazel celebrates heat win

London 2012 - Holding her hand high, Briton Louise Hazel celebrates winning her 200m heat in the women’s heptathlon.
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Switzerland’s Sprunger

London 2012 - Ellen Sprunger wins her heptathlon heat in the 200m.
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Ennis overjoyed

London 2012 - Jessica Ennis is overjoyed after winning gold in the heptathlon with a stunning victory in the final event, the 800m.
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Ennis the British golden girl

London 2012 - Team GB golden girl Jessica Ennis celebrates winning gold in the Heptathlon with a stunning 800m victory.
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Team GB stars on camera

London 2012 - Team GB's heptathletes, gold medallist Jessica Ennis and Katarina Johnson-Thompson, are interviewed. In the background is surprise long jump gold medallist Greg Rutherford of Britain.
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The heat is on

London 2012 - a close-run heat in the heptathlon 200m. Hyleas Fountain finished first.
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Finish in sight for Ennis

London 2012 - Jessica Ennis comes from behind to spring to 800k victory in the final event of the heptathlon in front of an ecstatic 80,000 home crowd. Ennis took gold overall.
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Pain before pleasure for Ennis

London 2012 - Jessica Ennis breaks the pain barrier to take first place in her final heptathlon event, the 800m, in front of an ecstatic home crowd of 80,000 in the Olympic Stadium. Ennis, the face of the Games, won gold overall.
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Ennis embraced

London 2012 - a hug from a rival for heptathlon gold medallist Jessica Ennis of Team GB.
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Jessica's wave of success

London 2012 - Team GB's Olympic champion heptathlete Jessica Ennis waves to the crowd at the Olympic Stadium.
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Sunshine day for Ennis

London 2012 - Jessica Ennis on her way to winning heptathlon gold in the Olympic stadium before ecstatic Team GB fans.
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Ennis rethink pays off

London 2012 - after losing her heptathlon world title to Russia's Tatyana Chernova last year, British heptathlete Jessica Ennis remodelled her javelin technique and reset her personal best on the way to winning Olympic gold.
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Ennis makes a point

London 2012 - Jessica Ennis wins the javelin throw using a remodelled technique. The British heptathlete went on to take gold at the Olympic stadium.
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Ennis back at the top of her game

London 2012 - Jessica Ennis, Team GB's face of the Olympics, competing in the javelin throw during the heptathlon, in which she took gold.
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Prepare for launch

London 2012 - Jessica Ennis of Great Britain prepares for a javelin throw during the heptathlon competition at the Olympic stadium.
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Ennis throws for gold

London 2012 - Jessica Ennis of Great Britain competes in the heptathlon javelin round.
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Soaring to victory

London 2012 - Team GB's gold medal-winning heptathlete Jessica Ennis competes in the javelin throw.
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Red flag for Lilli

London 2012 - Lilli Schwarzkopf of Germany's third javelin throw is ruled illegal by an official. Despite the red flag she went on to take silver in the heptathlon.
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Good evening for Ennis

London 2012 - Jessica Ennis of Team GB celebrates winning gold in the heptathlon at the Olympic stadium in front of adoring fans.
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Ennis leads lap of honour

London 2012 - gold medallist Jessica Ennis of Team GB leads her heptathlon competitors around the Olympic stadium on a lap of honour.
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Sprunger smiles

London 2012 - Swiss heptathlete Ellen Sprunger looks happy with her javelin throw.
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The heptathlete lost in thought

London 2012 - Eliska Klucinova of the Czech Republic looks deep in thought as she readies herself for a javelin attempt in the heptathlon.
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Marcussen in heptathlon action

London 2012 - Ida Marcussen of Norway competes in the javelin throw on day two of the heptathlon at the Olympic stadium.
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Season best for Yosypenko

London 2012 - Lyudmyla Yosypenko competes in the javelin throw. The Ukrainian heptathlete threw a season's best of 49.63m.
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Smile of a winner

London 2012 - Jessica Ennis of Great Britain lights up the Olympic stadium with her smile as she takes gold in the heptathlon.
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Ennis raises the roof

London 2012 - the flag says it all: Team GB heptathlete Jessica Ennis is an Olympic champion.
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Last lap for Ennis

London 2012 - Jessica Ennis of team GB wins the 800m to take gold in the heptathlon.
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Antoinette throws for France

London 2012 - Antoinette Nana Djimou Ida of France competes in the heptathlon javelin contest.
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