Weightlifting: +105kg Super Heavyweights from Beijing
Matthias Steiner of Germany battles Evgeny Chigishev of Russia in one of the epic duels of Olympic Weightlifting.
Opening Ceremony: Mr. Bean Plays ‘Chariots of Fire’
Rowan Atkinson makes an appearance at the 2012 London Olympics.
Track & Field: Usain Bolt’s Three Gold Medal Races
Relive Usain Bolt’s spectacular London Olympics. Watch his gold medal performances in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay.
Triathlon: Women’s Race Comes Down to the Wire
In the closest race in Olympic triathlon history, Nicola Spirig (SUI) and Lisa Norden (SWE) emerge from a large pack late in the run to finish in a near dead heat.
Synchronized Swimming: Spain Wins Team Bronze
Spain scores 96.920 in the team free routine to win the bronze medal. Russia takes gold while China earns silver.
Gymnastics: Gabby Douglas Floor Exercise In All-Around Final
Watch gold medalist Gabby Douglas perform her floor exercise during the women’s all-around final.
Badminton: In Titanic Match, Lin Beats Lee to Gold Again
The two greatest single players of the era face off in the gold medal match. Lin Dan of China comes back from one game down to defeat Malaysia’s Lee Chong Wei 21-19 in the final game to capture gold.
Rhythmic Gymnastics: Yevgenia Kanayeva’s Gold Medal Ball Routine
Yevgenia Kanayeva of Russia dazzles in her rhythmic gymnastics ball routine. Kanayeva goes on to win the gold medal.
Fencing: U.S. Wins Bronze In Women’s Team Epee
The United States defeats Russia to claim bronze. It’s the U.S. fencing team’s first medal at the 2012 games, after winning 6 medals in 2008.
Modern Pentathlon: David Svoboda Runs, Shoots To Gold
David Svoboda of the Czech Republic wins the men’s modern pentathlon. Cao Zhongrong of China takes silver and Hungary’s Adam Marosi gets bronze.
Volleyball: Brazil Upsets U.S. Women For Gold
Watch highlights of the gold medal match where BRA wins over USA 3-1.
Taekwondo: Carlo Molfetta Wins Men’s +80kg Gold
Carlo Molfetta (ITA) defeats Anthony Obame (GAB) by decision. Molfetta and Obame tie 9-9 and the match remains even after overtime.
Diving: David Boudia’s Gold Medal Dives In 10m Platform Final
David Boudia (USA) wins the gold in men’s 10m platform, scoring 568.65 points. Boudia is the first U.S. diver to win gold in men’s 10m platform since Greg Louganis in 1988.
Field Hockey: Women’s Gold Medal Match
Netherlands defeats Argentina 2-0, and wins its second consecutive Olympic women’s field hockey gold.
Wrestling: Jordan Burroughs Wins Gold In Freestyle
Jordan Burroughs wins Olympic gold for the United States in the men’s 74 kg (143 lbs) class, defeating Sadegh Goudarszi from Iran.
Basketball: U.S. Women win by 46 points for 5th Consecutive Gold
The United States defeats France 86-50 to win the god medal. It is the 41st straight victory for the U.S. women at the Olympic Games.
Flatwater Canoe/Kayak: Australia Wins Men’s K-4 1000m
Australia wins gold in the men’s K-4 1000m. Hungary earns silver as the Czech Republic takes home bronze.
Track Cycling: Sir Chris Hoy Wins Sixth Gold Medal of the Games
Sir Chris Hoy (GBR) wins gold in the men’s keirin, his sixth gold medal of the London Olympics. Maximilian Levy (GER) earns silver, Simon van Velthooven (NZL) and Teun Mulder (NED) take bronze.
Swimming: Missy Franklin Sets WR in 200m Backstroke for Third Gold Medal
Missy Franklin (USA) sets a new world record and wins her third gold medal of the London Olympics in the 200m backstroke. Anastasia Zueva (RUS) takes silver and Elizabeth Beisel (USA) takes bronze.
Road Cycling: Kristin Armstrong Defends Time Trial Gold
American Kristin Armstrong defends her 2008 gold medal by winning the event in 37:34.82. Amber Neben (USA) finishes seventh in 38:45.17.
Rowing: U.S. Women Defend Eights Gold
The top-ranked American women defend their 2008 gold medal, winning the eights event again in 2012.
Trampoline: Dong Dong Wins Gold for China
China’s Dong Dong wins men’s trampoline gold with a score of 62.990. Dong, the Beijing bronze medalist, gives China its second straight men’s Olympic trampoline gold.
Beach Volleyball: May, Walsh Win 3rd Straight Olympic Gold Medal
Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings (USA) defeat Jen Kessy and April Ross (USA) in two sets. May and Walsh finish 21-0 in Olympic play since 2004.
Team Handball: France Defends Olympic Title
Led by Micheal Guigoi’s 5 goals, France beats Sweden 22-21 to win its second consecutive gold medal in men’s handball.
2016 Rio Olympic Games: One year out
The 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro are just one year away. Watch for a taste of what’s in store next summer.
2016 Rio Olympic Games – World Family
For many Olympic athletes, family plays a crucial role in the journey to such a large stage. The Rio Summer Olympics kick off Aug. 5 on NBC and NBC Sports Live Extra.