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Saturday 20 September 2014

50 Best moments from the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games

Mo running Mo Gold Watching Mo Farah romp to gold twice was easily one of the finest moments of the Olympics. Farah’s efforts escalated him to celebrity status in weeks and the term 'national treasure' has been thrown around more than a few times.
Brownlee brothers Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee's exploits, which bagged Team GB gold and bronze respectively, were a joy for the nation to watch. Even though Jonathan suffered a penalty during the men's triathlon, he still managed third position.
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 09: Chris Martin of Coldplay performs during the closing ceremony on day 11 of the London 2012 Paralympic Games at Olympic Stadium on September 9, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

We take a look at our favourite moments of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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What have we missed and what was your favourite moment? Comment below.

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