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London 2012: Mhairi Spence heads modern pentathlon team

Team GB modern pentathletes Sam Weale, Samantha Murray, Mhairi Spence and Nick Woodbridge.

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Olympics modern pentathlon: Samantha Murray wins silver

Samantha Murray won modern pentathlon silver for Great Britain in the final event of the London 2012 Olympic Games.

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Let's get one thing straight: Team GB will not get anywhere near as many golds in Rio 2016 as they did here. Andy Hunt, the head of Team GB, has claimed that there is "opportunity to improve" after the British team's startling performance at the Olympics. But he is, I confidently predict, wrong. Britain will [...]

Rio Olympics 2016: Great Britain miss out on medal as Australian win modern pentathlon

Australia's Chloe Esposito won Olympic gold in the modern pentathlon as Great Britain failed to land a medal for the first time since the women's event was introduced in 2000. Esposito won with 1,372 points ahead of France's Elodie Clouvel (1,356) and Poland's Oktawia Nowacka (1,349). Kate French was GB's highest-placed finisher in sixth place with 1,331.

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Ryder Cup 2012: the final day – in pictures

Samantha Murray wins silver in the modern pentathlon to take Team GB's medal tally to 65 at London 2012 Olympics

Samantha Murray wins silver in the modern pentathlon to take Team GB's medal tally to 65 at London 2012 Olympics - Telegraph

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