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London 2012 Olympics Live Blog

  • By Jonathan Stevenson

    London 2012 Olympic Games Day Sixteen

    - London Olympic Games ends with closing ceremony that sees flame extinguished
    - Baton is handed over to Rio de Janeiro who will host Olympics in 2016
    - USA secure men's basketball gold with 107-100 victory over Spain
    - U.S. finish top of medal table with 46 golds ahead of China in second
    - Host country Great Britain third; Anthony Joshua claims GB's 29th gold in boxing

    Check it out: Post a comment below; tweet #CNNOlympics

    Check latest results & schedule and look at the up-to-date medals table

    by Dan Warren edited by Jonathan Stevenson 8/12/2012 8:49:35 AM
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