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London Olympics day seven

Day seven at the Olympic Games will see some of Team GB's biggest names compete. Jessica Ennis starts the heptathlon on the first day of track events and Rebecca Adlington will defend her 800m freestyle Olympic title.

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Sir Steve Redgrave dresses for a gold rush

The five-time gold medalist is backing more glory on the water. Credit: Twitter/@matthewcpinsent

Sir Steve Redgrave has laced up for another golden day for Team GB at the Olympics.

British athletes are expected to drive the medal tally higher today, with several rowing gold medal attempts on the water down at Eton Dorney this morning.

Sir Steve, Britain's greatest ever rower, has got in the mood for glory, with his old crewmate Matthew Pinsent tweeting the image of the sporting knight's golden laces.

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