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Last medals of Beijing Olympics awarded to winners of men's marathon

The last three medals of the Beijing Olympic Games were awarded to winners of men's marathon at the Games' closing ceremony staged in the National Stadium, or the Bird's Nest, in north Beijing on Sunday night. Full story

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