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GB women's double sculls gold

Katherine Grainger, who has won three consecutive Olympic silver medals, has finally won gold in the women's double sculls, along with partner Anna Watkins.

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Katherine Grainger set to bid for elusive Olympic gold

Katherine Grainger is desperate for gold after three silver medals. Credit: PA Wire/PA Archive

After a trio of silvers at the last three Games, Katherine Grainger is set to begin her final quest for an Olympic gold medal.

The 36-year-old Scot, already Britain's most successful rower, partners Anna Watkins in the final of the women's double sculls at Eton Dorney as she bids to could crown a wonderful career on home waters.

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