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Hungary wins gold in K-4 500

Updated: August 8, 2012, 6:38 AM ET
Associated Press

WINDSOR, England -- Hungary ended the 16-year dominance of Germany in the women's 500-meter K-4 event at the Olympics by winning gold Wednesday at Dorney Lake.

The Hungarian quartet of Gabriella Szabo, Danuta Kozak, Katalin Kovacs and Krisztina Fazekas won in an Olympic-best time of 1 minutes, 30.827 seconds. The Germans took silver, just ahead of Belarus in third.

It's Hungary's first gold in the event since 1992, denying Germany a fifth straight Olympic title.

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