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Alistair Brownlee wins triathlon

Updated: August 7, 2012, 11:50 AM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- Alistair Brownlee grabbed a British flag, slowed to a jog and then walked across the finish line to win the men's triathlon on Tuesday at the Olympics.

"I took my time, but I was really tired," Alistair said. "There were hundreds of emotions. Happy, excited, overwhelmed, but a bit of relief in there as well."

Brownlee pulled away from silver medal winner Javier Gomez of Spain halfway through the 10-kilometer run to finish in 1 hour, 46 minutes, 25 seconds. Gomez took silver, ...

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