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LONDON (Reuters) - Michael Phelps failed by a finger tip to become the first male swimmer to win the same event at three successive Olympics when he was piped to gold in the 200 metres butterfly, but the silver he won saw him equal the all-time record of 18 medals.
DORNEY, England (Reuters) - Hamadou Djibo Issaka, the novice rower from Niger who has emerged as an unlikely hero at the London Olympics, vowed to improve on Tuesday after finishing last again and posting an even worse time than before.
LONDON (Reuters) - Uzbek gymnast Luiza Galiulina was expelled from the London 2012 Olympics on Wednesday after her B sample also tested positive for the banned substance furosemide, the International Olympic Committee said.
LONDON (Reuters) - Eight women badminton players were disqualified by the sport's federation on Wednesday for deliberately trying to lose at the Olympics and manipulate the draw, angering fans and fellow athletes who said they undermined the spirit of the Games.
LONDON (Reuters) - James Magnussen had planned the gold medal, the world record and even the celebratory tattoo.