Gold rush continues in Beijing

BRITAIN'S gold rush continued in Beijing today with another four gongs - and the hope of more to come.

BRITAIN'S gold rush continued in Beijing today with another four gongs - and the hope of more to come.

Britain's sailors won gold in the Yngling class and Ben Ainslee won the Finn class for the third games in succession.

Zac Purchase and Mark Hunter, in the men's lightweight double sculls, held off the Greek team to claim another gold while Rebecca Romero claimed gold in the all-British cycling final.

Britain has now won 11 golds at Beijing, putting the team third in the overall medal table after China and the USA.


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