Rebecca Soni won the first silver medal of London 2012 for USC with the narrowest of defeats in the 100m breaststroke. Soni, who finished second in the same event at Beijing 2008, started slowly before chasing down the field and getting outtouched for gold by a mere .08 seconds. #LON2012USC
Missy Franklin Wins Gold! Do You Like Her Americana Manicure?
When Missy Franklin stepped up to receive her shiny new medal after the women’s 100 meter backstroke yesterday, we couldn’t help but notice her star-spangled manicure! http://news.instyle.com/2012/07/31/missy-franklin-gold-medal-manicure/#
Jason Richardson (L) of the U.S. runs as Gary Forbes of the Cayman Islands knocks down a hurdle during their men's 110m hurdles round 1 heat at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium August 7, 2012. REUTERS/David Gray (BRITAIN - Tags: OLYMPICS SPORT ATHLETICS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)