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Wrestling: Ghasem Rezaei's euphoria at his victory

London - 7 August 2012: Iran’s Ghasem Gholamreza Rezaei is knocked over by his coach on the mat at the ExCel Arena after his 2-0 (2-0, 1-0) victory in the final of the Greco-Roman wrestling 96kg category against Russia’s Rustam Totrov. Rezaei took one of Iran’s three gold medals in wrestling at the London 2012 Olympic Games.
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Wrestling: the 96kg Greco-Roman medallists

London - 7 August 2012: Left to right – Russia’s Rustam Totrov (silver), Iran’s Ghasem Gholamreza Rezaei (gold), Armenia’s Artur Aleksanyan and Sweden’s Jimmy Alexander Lidberg (bronze) pose on the podium with their medals after the Greco-Roman wrestling 96kg competition held at the ExCeL Arena on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games.
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Wrestling: Ghasem Rezaei was crowned Olympic champion in the 96kg Greco-Roman event

London - 7 August 2012: Iran’s Ghasem Gholamreza Rezaei (in red) faces Russia’s Rustam Totrov in the final of the Greco-Roman wrestling 96kg category at the ExCeL Arena. Rezaei won 2-0 (2-0, 1-0), taking one of Iran’s three gold medals in wrestling at the London 2012 Olympic Games.
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Wrestling: Kim Hyeon-Woo took gold for South Korea

London - 7 August 2012: South Korea’s Kim Hyeon-Woo (in blue) and Hungary’s Tamas Lorincz face each other in the final of the Greco-Roman wrestling 66kg category at the ExCeL Arena. Kim had an easy 2-0 win (1-0, 2-0), taking South Korea’s only wrestling medal at the London 2012 Olympic Games. And a gold one to boot!
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Wrestling: bronze for Steeve Guénot four years after his gold

London - 7 August 2012: Olympic Greco-Roman wrestling champion in the 66kg category at the Olympic Games in Beijing in 2008, Steeve Guenot of France (in blue) competes for bronze against Cuba’s Pedro Isaac Mulens Herrera in the Greco-Roman wrestling at the ExCeL Arena. Guénot won 2-0 (4-0, 1-0), once again stepping onto the podium, this time alongside South Korean Kim Hyeon-Woo (gold), Hungarian Tamas Lorincz (silver) and Georgian Manuchar Tskhadaia (bronze).
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Wrestling: the 74kg Greco-Roman medallists

London - 5 August 2012: Left to right – Armenia’s Arsen Julfalakyan (silver), Russia’s Roman Vlasov (gold), Azerbaijan’s Emin Ahmadov and Lithuania’s Aleksandr Kazakevic (bronze) pose arm-in-arm on the podium of the Greco-Roman wrestling 74kg category after the competition held at the ExCeL Arena on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games.
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