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Asadauskaite wins women's pentathlon gold, Olympics over

  • Lithuania's Laura Asadauskaite waits between fencing matches at the women's modern pentathlon during the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Copper Box August 12, 2012. (REUTERS/Toby Melville)

  • Lithuania's Laura Asadauskaite competes in the horse-riding event of the women's modern pentathlon during the London 2012 Olympic Games at Greenwich Park August 12, 2012. (REUTERS/Darren Staples)

  • Lithuania's Laura Asadauskaite competes in the 200m freestyle swimming event of the women's modern pentathlon during the London 2012 Olympic Games, August 12, 2012. (REUTERS/Toby Melville)

LONDON: Laura Asadauskaite of Lithuania was crowned women's modern pentathlon Olympic champion here on Sunday, the last of the 302 gold medals to be awarded at London 2012.

Great Britain's Samantha Murray took the silver medal with Brazil's Yane Marques coming in third.

 
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