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Sailing: Slingsby wins men's Laser gold
by NewsReader 08-06-2012

WEYMOUTH, England (Reuters) - Four times world champion Tom Slingsby won Olympic sailing men's Laser gold on Monday, banishing the demons of his failure in Beijing in 2008 and succeeding after 12 years of preparation. The Australian raced calmly to victory in the medal race on the Nothe course, comfortably leaving his nearest rival Pavlos Kontides of Cyprus well behind. Kontides took silver and ...

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