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Gay, family say he'll still run in Beijing Olympics

Updated: July 6, 2008, 1:01 AM ET
By Luke Cyphers and Jim Caple | ESPN.com

EUGENE, Ore. -- Tyson Gay went down Saturday and the question is when he will be able to get back up.

One week after setting the American record in the 100 meters and also running that distance faster than anyone else ever has, Gay's quest to double up at the Olympics in the 200 ended prematurely and painfully during a quarterfinal heat when he collapsed due to what was described as a "severe cramp" in his left hamstring.

Gay pulled up about a dozen strides into the race, after ...

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