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Brendan Hansen earns spot

Updated: June 27, 2012, 2:29 AM ET
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OMAHA, Neb. -- Brendan Hansen was done with swimming after two doses of Olympic heartache.

He's feeling a lot better now.

Next stop: London.

Hansen, who retired from the sport after the Beijing Games but couldn't stay away, made his comeback worthwhile by winning the 100-meter breaststroke at the U.S. Olympic trials Tuesday night.

He celebrated during the victory ceremony by kneeling down like a pro wrestler and giving the "hook 'em horns" sign -- a nod to his Texas ...

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