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Rematch takes place at Wembley Stadium next Saturday

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British medal winners reflect nation's ethnic diversity

More than one-third of Britain's Olympic medal winners were born abroad, or had a foreign parent or grandparent, reflecting the nation's rapidly-changing demographic make-up, according to an analysis for the i.

Britain's Olympic winner Mo Farah

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More than a third of Britain's Olympic medal-winners were born abroad, or had a foreign parent or grandparent, reflecting the nation's rapidly changing demographic make-up, according to an analysis for The Independent.

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August 12, 2012: Anthony Joshua celebrates winning the gold medal

Boxing: Anthony Joshua wins Team GB's 29th gold medal of London 2012 with super-heavyweight victory

Anthony Joshua rounded off Great Britain's most successful boxing performance at an Olympic Games for over 100 years in dramatic fashion as he made up a three-point deficit in the final round to claim super-heavyweight gold on countback.

Luke Campbell wins gold for the men's bantamweight boxing on day 15 of the Olympics

Boxing: Luke Campbell predicts more gold for Team GB today

Olympic champion Luke Campbell is confident Britain's boxers will add to the host nation's gold medal tally today.

Prize fighter: Nicola Adams with her medal

Nicola Adams: 'The cheering gives me goosebumps,' says Olympic gold medallist

She boxed her way to an historic gold in front of ecstatic spectators. Here she describes her magical week to Emily Dugan

Luke Campbell catches John Joe Nevin with a right hook

Boxing: Luke Campbell's super right picks up a gold for Team GB

Bantamweight scores another great triumph for Britain against plucky Irishman to join Adams in the golden gloves club

Big attraction: A professional career will be calling Anthony Joshua if he wins the super-heavyweight title

Boxing: Anthony Joshua has key to future riches in his fast hands

London's Olympics have been a knockout, but there's no doubt who will be Britain's biggest hit of the Games. If Anthony Joshua, one of the two British boxers in this afternoon's finals, wins the super-heavyweight title, he will be within striking distance of a gold mine.

Brit watch: Hosts aim for golden finale to Games

As the Olympic Games come to their final weekend, there are still some British medal hopes remaining. Most of those are today rather than tomorrow, with Mo Farah the highest profile. There are also a set of canoe sprint finals this morning, boxing finals both today and tomorrow, and men's and women's modern pentathlon today and tomorrow respectively.

Paula Radcliffe says Mo Farah (centre) can win a gold double

Paula Radcliffe backs Team GB's Mo Farah to win gold double

Paula Radcliffe says that Mo Farah can win his second gold medal tomorrow night before his wife, Tania gives birth.

Team GB's latest gold medallists, boxer Nicola Adams and rider Charlotte Dujardin, who triumphed in the dressage

Worlds apart – but boxing and dressage deliver gold for Team GB

Victors enter spotlight as faces of two very different sports

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Boxing: Luke Campbell leads way in strong line-up for Team GB

Luke Campbell will lead out three other British boxers today in the semi-finals of the men's boxing knowing it is the best effort by a British squad since 1956.

Team GB has hopes of a late gold rush

On the final weekday of the Olympic Games, there are three medal opportunities on the track and two in the field events for Great Britain tonight.

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