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  • Fanny Blankers-Koen

    Fanny Blankers-Koen

    14th April 1950: Lord Burghley, chairman of the Olympic Games organising committee, pointing out to Fanny Blankers-Koen of Holland, her name on the roll of honour of winning contestants at the 1948 London Olympics. She won four gold medals in the 100 metres, 200 metres, 80 metres hurdles and sprint relay. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)
    Thursday, April 13, 1950 10:00 PM | Photo
  • No sprint for Cavendish

    No sprint for Cavendish

    London 2012 - The British squad ride together but are unable to set up a sprint finish for Mark Cavendish.
    Monday, July 30, 2012 7:00 PM | Photo
  • Agnel shines for France

    Agnel shines for France

    London 2012 - Frenchman Yannick Agnel anchored the French 4x100m sprint Freestyle Relay squad to victory over the USA when he overhauled Ryan Lochte in the final 10m.
    Monday, July 30, 2012 2:30 PM | Photo
  • Usain Bolt leads out Team Jamaica

    Usain Bolt leads out Team Jamaica

    London 2012 - Sprinter Usain Bolt, the fastest man on Earth, flies the flag for Jamaica's Olympic squad in the Opening Ceremony
    Saturday, July 28, 2012 8:00 AM | Photo
  • High and dry

    High and dry

    London 2012 - Marianne Vos of the Netherlands is happy to be wearing dry clothes and a gold medal after a rainy sprint finish in the women’s cycling road race. She and her podium mates, Briton Elizabeth Armitstead (silver) and Russian Olga Zabelinskaya (bronze) formed a breakaway group and finished roughly half a minute ahead of the peloton.
    Sunday, July 29, 2012 1:30 PM | Photo
  • Bringing up the rear

    Bringing up the rear

    London 2012 - Chris Froome of Britain placed second in this year’s Tour de France but finishes second to last in the Olympic road race ahead of “lanterne rouge” Ioannis Tamouridis of Greece. Froome and all of the British squad worked hard but in vain to set up a bunch sprint for teammate Mark Cavendish.
    Monday, July 30, 2012 6:30 PM | Photo
  • Waiting for the pounce

    Waiting for the pounce

    London 2012 - Rigoberto Uran of Colombia keeps a wary eye on Alexandr Vinokurov. The veteran cyclist from Kazakhstan and the Colombian surprise those who expected a bunch sprint finish.
    Monday, July 30, 2012 6:30 PM | Photo
  • Lillehammer 2016

    Lillehammer 2016

    Johanna Hagstroem of Sweden crosses the finish line to win the gold medal in the Cross-Country Skiing Ladies' Sprint Classic.
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  • Buenos Aires 2018 - Canoe - K1 - Obstacle Slalom - Men

    Buenos Aires 2018 - Canoe - K1 - Obstacle Slalom - Men

    Lan Tominc of Slovenia in action during the Canoe - K1 - Obstacle Slalom - Men on Day 10 of the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games at the Diques Puerto Madero, Urban Park on October 16, 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018 2:41 PM | Photo
  • Buenos Aires 2018 - Canoe - C1 - Obstacle Slalom - Women

    Buenos Aires 2018 - Canoe - C1 - Obstacle Slalom - Women

    Doriane Delassus of France in action during the Canoe - C1 - Obstacle Slalom - Women on Day 10 of the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games at Bosques de Palermo, Green Park. on October 16, 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018 2:38 PM | Photo
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