Samantha Murray, Laura Asadauskaite, Yane Marques - Olympics modern pentathlon: Samantha Murray wins silver for Great Britain in the final event of the London 2012 Olympic Games. Lithuania's Laura Asadauskaite won as GB's Mhairi Spence, the world champion, finished 21st. British pentathletes have now won medals at all four Games since the women's event was introduced in 2000. Murray's medal was the 65th Team GB won in 2012.
Let's get one thing straight: Team GB will not get anywhere near as many golds in Rio 2016 as they did here. Andy Hunt, the head of Team GB, has claimed that there is "opportunity to improve" after the British team's startling performance at the Olympics. But he is, I confidently predict, wrong. Britain will [...]