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Strombergs wins Latvia's third gold

Updated: August 10, 2012, 4:21 PM ET
By Associated Press

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LONDON -- It was already hard for Maris Strombergs to go unnoticed in the tiny Baltic nation of Latvia after winning his first Olympic gold medal.

Imagine what it'll be like now that he has two.

Strombergs defended his BMX title Friday over a harrowing course in Olympic Park, taking the lead at the start and never relinquishing it. He cruised across the finish line in 37.576 seconds to add to the ...

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