Team GB judoka Gemma Gibbons paid tribute to her later mother as she grappled her way to Olympic silver. Her mother introduced her to the sport when she was six, but died in 2004 from leukeamia.
As she won her quarter-final in the women's under 78kg category earlier today she said:
I love you mum
Friends and family were part of the boisterous crowd of British fans inside the Excel Arena where they chanted her name, clapped and stamped throughout her winning run.
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