Women's Double Sculls Rowing   Gold: Anna Watkins & Katherine Grainger, Great Britain  Silver: Kim Crow & Brooke Pratley, Australia  Bronze: Magdalena Fularczyk & Julia Michalska, Poland

2012 Olympics Results: Winners and Losers from Day 6

Women's Double Sculls Rowing Gold: Anna Watkins & Katherine Grainger, Great Britain Silver: Kim Crow & Brooke Pratley, Australia Bronze: Magdalena Fularczyk & Julia Michalska, Poland

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Great Britain won a fourth gold medal in Rio when the men's cycling sprint team retained their title on the day Katherine Grainger became the country's most decorated female Olympian.

Rio 2016: Cycling gold for GB as Grainger makes history - day six round-up

Great Britain won a fourth gold medal in Rio when the men's cycling sprint team retained their title on the day Katherine Grainger became the country's most decorated female Olympian.

Our Olympic picture of the day. Picture editor Jessica Mann says: "This shows the excitement as Katherine Grainger (left) and Anna Watkins cross the line in the women's double sculls and get a gold medal for Great Britain."

Our Olympic picture of the day. Picture editor Jessica Mann says: "This shows the excitement as Katherine Grainger (left) and Anna Watkins cross the line in the women's double sculls and get a gold medal for Great Britain."

Anna Watkins (R) and Katherine Grainger of Great Britain row in the women's double sculls qualification heat of the FISA Rowing World Cup (1024×770)

Anna Watkins (R) and Katherine Grainger of Great Britain row in the women's double sculls qualification heat of the FISA Rowing World Cup (1024×770)

Silver selfie:    Victoria Thornley of Great Britain celebrates with supporters after winning silver with Katherine Grainger in the Double Sculls final on Aug. 11.

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Silver selfie: Victoria Thornley of Great Britain celebrates with supporters after winning silver with Katherine Grainger in the Double Sculls final on Aug. 11.

Great Britain's Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins, right, embrace after winning the gold medal for the women's rowing double sculls in Eton Dorney, near Windsor, England.

Great Britain's Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins, right, embrace after winning the gold medal for the women's rowing double sculls in Eton Dorney, near Windsor, England.

Great Britain's Katherine Grainger (left) and Anna Watkins celebrate winning gold in the women's double sculls at Eton Dorney Rowing Lake, Windsor.

Great Britain's Katherine Grainger (left) and Anna Watkins celebrate winning gold in the women's double sculls at Eton Dorney Rowing Lake, Windsor.

A portrait of Katherine Grainger a member of the Great Britain Olympic team…

A portrait of Katherine Grainger a member of the Great Britain Olympic team…

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