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2012 London Games at a glance

Published: Friday, Aug. 3 2012 8:32 p.m. MDT

Gold medallist Kimberly Rhode of the US takes aim during the women's skeet competion at The Royal Artillery Barracks in London on July 29, 2012, at the London 2012 Olympic Games. Rhode scored a new Olympic Record of 99 points.

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The olympic moment

Liz Cambage made the play of the day. The 6-foot-8 Australian dunked. FIBA couldn't confirm if she was the first woman to dunk in an Olympic game. But her teammates knew she had done something special in Australia's 70-66 victory over Russia.

Quotable

"Everything she does on and off the field, she leads this team."

U.S. women's soccer coach Pia Sundhage

on Abby Wambach, who has scored in all three games the Americans have played.

Local spotlight

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

Former Utah Utes women's basketball players Kim Smith and Shona Thorburn helped lift the Canadian team to a 79-73 victory over Brazil on Friday and a spot in the Games' quarterfinal round.

Don't miss

BEACH VOLLEYBALL

Elimination round to be broadcasted in prime time

Reasons to watch: American teams of Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings and Jake Gibb and Sean Rosenthal compete in the round of 16.

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