Olympics Highlights – Day 8
Jessica Ennis of Great Britain celebrates winning gold in the Women's Heptathlon on Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games. (All images courtesy of Getty Images) (L-R) Dani King, Laura Trott, and Joanna Rowsell of Great Britain pose with their gold medal in the medal ceremony for the Women's Team Pursuit Track Cycling Finals after breaking the World Record. Christina Loukas of the United States competes in the Women's 3m Springboard Diving Semifinal. Serena Williams celebrates after defeating Maria Sharapova to win the gold medal match of the Women's Singles Tennis. Oscar Pistorius of South Africa competes in the Men's 400m Round 1 Heats. Yunlei Zhao (R) and Qing Tian of China celebrate victory against Reika Kakiiwa and Mizuki Fujii of Japan during their Women's Doubles Badminton Gold Medal match. Birzhan Zhakypov of Kazakhstan (R) in action with Mark Barriga of Philippines during the Men's Light Fly (46-49kg) Boxing. Mickael Gelabale of France slams a dunk over Salah Mejri of Tunisia during the Men's Basketball Preliminary Round match between France and Tunisia. Courtney Hurley of the United States celebrates defeating Anna Sivkova of Russia and winning the Bronze Medal Match 31-30 against Russia during the Women's Epee Team Fencing Finals. Laura Robson and Andy Murray of Great Britain compete against Christopher Kas and Sabine Lisicki of Germany in their Mixed Doubles Tennis semifinal match. Rebecca Gallantree of Great Britain competes in the Women's 3m Springboard Diving Semifinal. Usain Bolt of Jamaica leads James Dasaolu of Great Britain in the Men's 100m Round 1 Heats. In this handout photo finish image Lisa Norden of Sweden is beaten by Nicola Spirig of Switzerland as they finish the Women's Triathlon.