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Samantha wins silver

Samantha Murray crosses the finish line to win the silver medal in the women's modern pentathlon Credit: AP Photo/David Goldman

Team Bath athlete Samantha Murray is celebrating winning Team GB's last medal of the London 2012 Olympics. She took silver in the modern pentathlon last night. Murray, who is studying French and Politics at the University of Bath, said it was a complete dream to have the home crowd screaming for her

Pentathlon: Olympic selection

The competition for Olympic selection between the Bath-based women's British Modern Pentathlon team has been resolved. Mhairi Spence won the world title in Rome to book her place at London 2012. Her team-mate Samantha Murray took bronze to earn the second Olympic team spot.

But Beijing silver medallist Heather Fell, and Freyja Prentice who had been in the running, missed out.

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