Beijing Olympics: Aug. 12, 2008

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    Aug. 12: Germany's Katherina Scholz, second from left, celebrates a goal with her teammates as New Zealand's Stacey Carr looks on during their women's field hockey match at the Beijing 2008 Olympics.

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    Aug. 12: New Zealand rider Mark Todd with his horse Gandalf competes during the Jumping of the Eventing competition during the Beijing 2008 Olympics equestrian in Hong Kong.

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    Aug. 12: U.S.'s Carli Lloyd, right, challenges a ball with New Zealand's goalkeeper, Jenny Bindon, during a Beijing 2008 Olympics Group G first round Women's soccer match in Shenyang, China.

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    Aug. 12: Michael Phelps of the U.S. swims in the men's 200 meters butterfly swimming semi-final at the National Aquatics Center during the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.

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    Aug. 12: United States' Michael Phelps swims in a men's 200-meter butterfly semi-final during the swimming competitions in the National Aquatics Center at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Beijing.

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    Aug. 12: United States' gold medal winner Natalie Coughlin, right, reacts as Zimbabwe's Kirsty Coventry, silver, looks on at the medal ceremony of the women's 100-meter backstroke final during the swimming competitions in the National Aquatics Center in Beijing.

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    Aug. 12: United States' Aaron Peirsol bites his gold medal after the men's 100-meter backstroke final during the swimming competitions in the National Aquatics Center in Beijing.

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    Aug. 12: USA gymnasts Raj Bhavsar, front, and coach Kevin Mazeika, left, react after receiving the bronze medal during the men's team final competition at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Beijing.

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    Aug. 12: China's Chen Jianghua goes to the basket as Spain's Felipe Reyes looks on during a preliminary basketball game at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing.

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    Aug. 12: France's Aurore Mongel swims in a women's 200-meter butterfly heat during the swimming competitions in the National Aquatics Center in Beijing.

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    Aug. 12: Canada's Marie-Pier Beaudetlooks at the target during the elimination round of women's individual archery at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing.

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    Aug. 12: China's gymnasts Zou Kai, Yang Wei, Xiao Qin, Li Xiaopeng, Huang Xu and Chen Yibing, from right, pose after winning gold in the men's team final at 2008 Olympics in Beijing.

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