Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes in 49er action

Team GB pair Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes miss out on 49er class medal

Great Britain's Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes saw their hopes of a bronze medal end today.

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Golden GB rowers set such high standards that silver is never enough

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London 2012 rowing regatta the best of all time, says FISA

The London 2012 Olympic rowing regatta has been declared the best of all time by the sport's world governing body FISA.

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Medal hopes of Team GB pair Paul Goodison and Ali Young sink in Weymouth

Great Britain's Paul Goodison and Ali Young both saw their London 2012 medal hopes ended today.

Ben Ainslie in action in Weymouth

Team GB's Ben Ainslie puts gold medal hopes in his own hands with fantastic display in Weymouth

Ben Ainslie's mind games worked wonders this afternoon to put a fourth Olympic gold in his own hands heading into Sunday's medal race.

August 2, 2012: Andrew Triggs Hodge, Tom James, Pete Reed and Alex Gregory of Great Britain react after competing in the Men's Four semi-final

All 13 Team GB boats entered in London 2012 reach rowing finals at Eton Dorney

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August 2, 2012: Great Britain's Peter Chambers, Rob Williams, Richard Chambers and Chris Bartley pose on the podium before receiving their silver medals

Team GB's lightweight men's four pipped into silver medal position as South Africa claim first ever rowing gold

After simmering through the heats, this regatta is reaching a scalding boil. In qualifying, boats have been exchanging positions with painful reluctance, if at all, but today a home crew played a stirring role in the finish of the week so far.

Great Britain's (from right) Phelan Hill, Constantine Louloudis, Matthew Langridge, Greg Searle, Mohamed Sbihi, Richard Egington, Tom Ransley, James Ford, and Alex Partridge react after winning the bronze medal in the men’s eight

Greg Searle's Team GB crew tilt for shock victory but settle for bronze

British men's eight with Barcelona veteran scent gold but German favourites fight back

Great Britain’s 49er class crew Stevie Morrison and Ben Rhodes capsize in Weymouth Bay yesterday

Ben Ainslie needs five of the best while 49er pair lose time after capsizing

A career-defining effort, with five days to rewrite the history of Olympic sailing, faces Britain's Ben Ainslie after the Danish threat from Jonas Högh Christensen yesterday raised another doubt about what had been seen as Ainslie's unquestioned supremacy.

Ben Ainslie is confident he can secure a sailing gold medal

Ben Ainslie is confident of securing a sailing gold

Ben Ainslie remains confident of securing a fourth Olympic gold medal despite faltering once again on a day when the British sailing team were hit by news that Paul Goodison's regatta could be in jeopardy.

Ben Ainslie now lies in second place

Ben Ainslie's gold medal hopes hit after losing out to Finn leader Jonas Hogh-Christensen yet again

Ben Ainslie saw his assault on Olympic gold stutter once again today as he finished behind Finn leader Jonas Hogh-Christensen for a fifth time at London 2012.

Four-time Olympic gold medallist Matthew Pinsent predicts big things for Britain's rowing team

Matthew Pinsent: Great Britain is the strongest rowing nation on the planet

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