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1980 Moscow Olympic Games

Moscow Olympics 1980: 1st place 800m
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Daley Thompson

English Athlete Daley Thompson wins a Gold Medal in the Decathlon in Moscow. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)
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Moscow 800 Metres

British runner Steve Ovett about to win the 800 metres final at the Moscow Olympics, July 1980. British runner Sebastian Coe (254) won the silver medal, with Nikolai Kirov (707) of the Soviet Union taking bronze. (Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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1500 Meter Final at 1980 Olympics

Aug 1980: Steve Ovett, #279 and Sebastian Coe, #254, both of Great Britain, trail Jurgen Straub, #338 of East Germany in the 1500 metres final at the 1980 Olympic Games, Moscow. \ Mandatory Credit: Allsport UK /Allsport
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Coe And Ovett

6th August 1980: English athlete Sebastian Coe, (right), in front of compatriot Steve Ovett, (centre), during the 1500 metres at the Olympic Games at Moscow, which Coe went on to win. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)
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Coes Gold Run

6th August 1980: British athlete Sebastian Coe running the 1500 metres final at the Moscow Olympics in which he won gold. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

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