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Day six of the Olympic Games has already seen British swimmer Rebecca Adlington finish in first place in the heats of the women's 800m freestyle and Andy Murray through to the men's tennis semis. There are hopes for more British medals in the cycling

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Anthony Ogogo delivers stunning upset of Olympic favourite

Great Britain's Anthony Ogogo. Credit: Nick Potts/PA Wire

British boxer Anthony Ogogo has delivered a major Olympic upset by defeating Ukraine's Ievgen Khytrov, an opponent rated as the best middleweight at the Games.

Ogogo produced the performance of his life as he matched the highly-fancied Khytrov through three gritty rounds as the bout ended level.

The judges found nothing between the fighters after scoring them 18-18 at the contest's end, and could not separate them again once all the scorecards were totalled.

It left the ringside judges voting on a preferred winner across the fight, with a majority deciding Ogogo had done enough to progress.

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