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Australia wins third sailing gold

Updated: August 10, 2012, 9:22 AM ET
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WEYMOUTH, England -- For the third time in the London Olympic sailing regatta, an Aussie crew ended up taking a celebratory swim.

Mathew Belcher and Malcolm Page of Australia held off their British rivals to win the gold medal in the men's 470 class Friday, guaranteeing that the team from Down Under will finish with more sailing golds than the host country.

Shortly after crossing the line, Belcher and Page capsized their boat in celebration on a spectacular sunny day on Weymouth Bay.

Britain's ...

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