London 2012 Olympic Games – Day 13 (Marathon Swimming) – 9th August 2012

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Competitors pass the Olympic Rings hanging from the Serpentine Bridge during the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Competitors pass the Olympic Rings hanging from the Serpentine Bridge during the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

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9th August 2012 – The Serpentine, Hyde Park, London, Great Britain

Eva Risztov claims gold for Hungary in the women’s 10km Marathon Swimming ahead of Haley Anderson of the USA. Italy’s Martina Grimaldi takes bronze after edging out Great Britain;s Keri-Anne Payne in a sprint for the line.

1. Eva Risztov (HUN) 1:57:38.2 (19:22.2 / 19:47.1 / 20:00.1 / 19:49.4 / 19:33.5 / 19:05.9)
2. Haley Anderson (USA) 1:57:38.6 (19:22.9 / 19:44.5 / 20:04.8 / 19:49.0 / 19:34.4 / 19:03.0)
3. Martina Grimaldi (ITA) 1:57:41.8 (19:25.1 / 19:45.7 / 20:00.7 / 19:48.9 / 19:32.9 / 19:08.5)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Angela Maurer (GER) (left) of Germany and Martina Grimaldi (ITA) (right) of Italy during the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Angela Maurer (GER) (left) of Germany and Martina Grimaldi (ITA) (right) of Italy during the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Keri-Anne Payne (GBR) (right) of Great Britain makes her way round the course during the women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain during the London 2012 Olympic Games (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Keri-Anne Payne (GBR) (right) of Great Britain makes her way round the course during the women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain during the London 2012 Olympic Games (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Keri-Anne Payne (GBR) of Great Britain leads the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Keri-Anne Payne (GBR) of Great Britain leads the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Competitors make their way round the course past the spectator lined banks of The Serpentine during the women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain during the London 2012 Olympic Games .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Competitors make their way round the course past the spectator lined banks of The Serpentine during the women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain during the London 2012 Olympic Games .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Competitors make their way round the course during the women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain during the London 2012 Olympic Games (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Competitors make their way round the course during the women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain during the London 2012 Olympic Games (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Yanel Pinto-Pérez (VEN) of Venezuela makes her way round the course during the women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain during the London 2012 Olympic Games (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Yanel Pinto-Pérez (VEN) of Venezuela makes her way round the course during the women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain during the London 2012 Olympic Games (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - David Carry (second from left on centre row), the fiance of competitor Keri-Anne Payne, watches the finish of the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain with British Prime Minister David Cameron (left in centre row), Rebecca Adlington (centre row, second from right) and Sophie Allen (centre row on right) .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - David Carry (second from left on centre row), the fiance of competitor Keri-Anne Payne, watches the finish of the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain with British Prime Minister David Cameron (left in centre row), Rebecca Adlington (centre row, second from right) and Sophie Allen (centre row on right) .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - A commentator (left) talks with a member of the British Army before the start of the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - A commentator (left) talks with a member of the British Army before the start of the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Eva Risztov (HUN) of Hungary celebrates winning the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Eva Risztov (HUN) of Hungary celebrates winning the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Keri-Anne Payne (GBR) of Great Britain walks from the finish after finishing fourth in the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Keri-Anne Payne (GBR) of Great Britain walks from the finish after finishing fourth in the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Zsofia Balazs (CAN) of Canada shrugs as she walks from the finish after the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

09 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Zsofia Balazs (CAN) of Canada shrugs as she walks from the finish after the London 2012 Olympic Games women's 10km Marathon Swimming in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)



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