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Rio Olympics 2016: Andy Murray wins tennis gold for Great Britain

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Tearful Murray wins second Olympic gold



Britain's Andy Murray became the first tennis player to win two Olympic singles titles by beating Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro in Rio.

An emotional Murray, 29, secured a thrilling 7-5 4-6 6-2 7-5 victory to make it GB's most successful day at an overseas Games with five gold medals.

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Rio Olympics 2016: Usain Bolt wins 100m gold, Justin Gatlin second

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Bolt surges to historic third 100m gold



Jamaica's Usain Bolt became the first athlete to win three Olympic 100m titles by beating American Justin Gatlin to gold at Rio 2016.

Bolt, 29, ran 9.81 seconds in his final Olympics to replicate his success at Beijing 2008 and London 2012.

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Rio Olympics 2016: Joseph Schooling beats Michael Phelps in 100m butterfly

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Schooling wins gold in 100m fly final





Singapore's Joseph Schooling won his nation's first ever gold medal with victory in the 100m butterfly as Michael Phelps was one of three men to finish joint second.

Schooling, 21, won in an Olympic record time of 50.39 seconds.

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