Sarah Storey insisted afterwards it was not meant to be a statement but it is hard to view in any other way.
...tennis players, cricketers, swimmers, martial artists. Which Everton, Lyon, Tottenham, QPR, Arsenal, Paris Saint Germain and Man City players could have given another sport a go in similar vein to Andrew Flintoff who has announced his decision to chase a boxing career.
Second time around David Weir made winning gold look even easier.
The United States captain, Davis Love III, has enlisted the help of the basketball legend Michael Jordan as he attempts to win back the Ryder Cup.
The focus may have been on a more experienced team-mate but at Greenwich Park a new star of Paralympic dressage was born.
"Don't focus on the disability," Oscar Pistorius told the world before these Games.
Just days ago, the Lone Star State stood to become the exclusive home of the American League Championship Series.
The players laid out their best hands, but in the end there was only one winner.
In the back of a funeral home on Seattle’s south end, a Vietnamese immigrant father mourns the boy who loved football, the Seahawks, and a defensive backfield called the Legion of Boom.