Sunday 5 July 2015

In Pictures: Olympics action days 1 - 12

Published 30/07/2012 | 16:16

Day 12: Ashton Eaton of the U.S. competes in the men's decathlon shot put event
Day 12: Ashton Eaton of the U.S. competes in the men's decathlon shot put event
Day 12: Cuba's Yordani Garcia competes in the men's decathlon shot put event
Day 12: Great Britain's Mo Farah after his Men's 5000m Heat at the Olympic Stadium
Day 12: Norway's Eirik Veras Larsen (R) celebrates after winning the gold medal in the men's kayak single 1000m in Eton Dorney
Day 12: France's Alexis Vastine lays on the canvas after becoming upset with the decision giving the Men's Welter (69kg) quarter-final boxing match
Day 12: Turkey's Merve Aydin reacts after she came in last in her women's 800m round 1 heat
Day 12: Iceland's Gudjon Valur Sigurdsson shoots to score in their men's handball quarterfinals match against Hungary
Day 12: Palestine's Woroud Sawalha runs in her women's 800m round 1 heat
Day 12: Japan's Erika Kasahara (R) fights against Papua New Guinea's Theresa Tona during their women's -49kg preliminary round taekwondo match
Day 12: Germany's Dimitrij Ovtcharov hits a return to HongKong's Tang Peng in their men's team bronze medal table tennis singles match
Day 12: Athletes run past the Olympic flame during their the men's 5000m round 1 heat
Day 12: Morocco's Halima Hachlaf (L) and South Africa's Caster Semenya run in the women's 800m round 1 heat
Day 12: Netherlands' Ingmar Vos competes in the men's decathlon long jump event
Day 12: Netherlands' Eelco Sintnicolaas competes in the men's decathlon long jump event
Day 12: Germany's Jan Felix Knobel competes in the men's decathlon long jump event
Day 12: Cuba's Yipsi Moreno relaxes before competing in the women's hammer throw qualification
Day 12: Eirik Veras Larsen of Norway celebrates his gold medal after the final of men's kayak single (K1) 1000m at Eton Dorney
Day 12: Romania's Bianca Perie competes in the women's hammer throw qualification
Day 11: A boy has his hair sprayed with paint during celebrations over Mexico win against Japan at their men's semi-final soccer match
Day 11: Ireland's Michael Conlon (blue) lands a punch on France's Nordine Oubaali in their Men's boxing Flyweight 52kg bout at the Excel Arena
Day 11: Conlon jumps with joy after being declared the winner
Day 11: Australia's Sally Pearson holds her national flag as she poses beside the scoreboard showing her timing after she won the women's 100m hurdles final
Day 11: Britain's Laura Trott celebrates with her gold medal during the victory ceremony for the track cycling women's omnium at the Velodrome
Day 11: Alexandra Raisman of the US celebrates winning a gold medal in the women's gymnastics floor exercise
Day 11: Russia's Natalia Ishchenko (L) and Svetlana Romashina pose with their gold medals on the podium after winning the synchronised swimming duets final
Day 11: Japan's Kazuomi Ota fails a lift attempt during the men's +105kg Group B clean and jerk weightlifting competition
Day 11: China's Deng Linlin competes in the women's gymnastics balance beam final in the North Greenwich Arena
Day 11: Australia's Damon Kelly competes in the men's +105kg Group B snatch weightlifting competition
Day 11: China's Li Xiaoxia hits a return to Japan's Ai Fukuhara in their women's team gold medal table tennis singles match
Day 11: Great Britain's Olivia Federici and Jenna Randall after the Free Routine Final of the Synchronised Swimming Duets competition at The Aquatics Centre
Day 11: Alexandra Raisman of the US celebrates winning a bronze medal in the women's gymnastics balance beam victory ceremony
Day 11: China's Huang Xuechen and Liu Ou are seen underwater as they perform in the synchronised swimming duets final
Day 11: Ireland's Fionnuala Britton competes in her heat of the women's 5,000m where she finished in 10th place but failed to qualify for the final. Photo: Sportsfile
Day 11: Iran's Saeid Morad Abdvali (in blue) fights with France's Steeve Guenot on the Men's 66Kg Greco-Roman wrestling
Day 11: Mary Killman and Mariya Koroleva of the US perform in the synchronised swimming duets final
Day 11: Maya Moore (7) of the US goes in for a lay-up past Canada's Lizanne Murphy (12) during the women's quarterfinal basketball match at the Basketball Arena
Day 11: China's Ma Yunwen (L) and Hui Ruoqi react after losing their women's quarterfinal volleyball match against Japan
Day 11: Lithuania's Edgaras Venckaitis (in blue) reacts after being defeated by South Korea's Hyeonwoo Kim on the Men's 66Kg Greco-Roman wrestling
Day 11: Romania's Catalina Ponor competes in the women's gymnastics balance beam final
Day 11: Ireland's Gavin Noble in action during the cycling discipline of the men's triathlon final. Photo: Sportsfile
Day 11: Gavin Noble reacts following the men's triathlon final. Photo: Sportsfile
Day 11: Japan's Yusuke Tanaka competes in the men's gymnastics parallel bars final
Day 10: Ireland's Annalise Murphy reacts following the women's laser radial class medal race. Photo: Sportsfile
Day 10: Annalise is consoled by coach Rory Fitzpatrick following the race. Photo: Sportsfile
Day 10: Germany's Stephan Feck during the Men's 3m Springboard Preliminary Round
Day 10: Great Britain's Kristian Thomas competes during the Men's Vault Final
Day 10: Dominican Republic's Felix Sanchez reacts after receiving the gold medal for the men's 400-meter hurdles final
Day 10: Russia's Yuliya Zaripova celebrates after winning the women's 3000m steeplechase final
Day 10: Athletes compete in the women's 3000m steeplechase final
Day 10: Katie Taylor (R) is declared the winner over Britain's Natasha Jonas after their quarterfinal Women's Light (60kg) boxing match
Day 10: Jamaica's Usain Bolt holds his gold medal during the men's 100m victory ceremony
Day 10: Gold medallist Usain Bolt of Jamaica prepares to throw a bouquet of flowers into the air during the men's 100m victory ceremony
Day 9: Usain Bolt celebrates with his trademark pose after winning the men's 100m final
Day 9: Jamaica's Usain Bolton wins the men's 100m final on day nine
Day 9: Jamaica's Usain Bolt (R) celebrates winning the men's 100m final with third place finisher Justin Gatlin of the US
Day 9: Great Britain's Robbie Grabarz in the Men's High Jump on day nine
Day 9: Great Britain's Mo Farah receives his gold medal for the men's 10,000m final
Day 9: Britain's Andy Murray holds his gold medal during the presentation ceremony after winning the men's singles tennis gold medal match against Switzerland's Roger Federer
Day 9: Sanya Richards-Ross of the U.S. celebrates after she won gold in the women's 400m final
Day 9: Poland's Anna Rogowska competes in the women's pole vault final

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