Jubilation
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London Olympics | Women’s beach volleyball

Jubilation
Misty May-Treanor, left, and Kerri Walsh Jennings jump for joy over their win against April Ross and Jennifer Kessy during the women’s gold medal beach volleyball match between two U.S. teams. (Dave Martin / Associated Press)
Celebration
Misty May-Treanor, left, and Kerri Walsh Jennings celebrate another gold medal in women’s beach volleyball. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Another win
U.S. teammates Misty May-Treanor, right, and Kerri Walsh Jennings celebrate seconds after winning the gold medal in women’s beach volleyball. They also won gold in Beijing and Athens.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Teammates hug
Gold medal winners Kerri Walsh Jennings and Misty May-Treanor, front, hug U.S. countrywomen Jennifer Kessy and April Ross, who took home the silver, at the end of the women’s beach volleyball final. (Petr David Josek / Associated Press)
Medal ceremony
Gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings, right, weeps as she sings the U.S. national anthem, while teammate Misty May-Treanor and silver medalists April Ross and Jennifer Kessy, far left, join in during the medal ceremony for women’s beach volleyball. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Tearful kiss
Kerri Walsh Jennings, left, kisses Misty May-Treanor as they celebrate winning the gold medal in women’s beach volleyball. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Net contest
Jennifer Kessy, left, of the United States attempts to block the ball against Misty May-Treanor, also of the United States, during the women’s beach volleyball final. The team of Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings took home the gold. (Ryan Pierse / Getty Images)
Sand save
Kerri Walsh Jennings, top, dives for the ball during the women’s beach volleyball gold medal match, which pitted two teams from the U.S. against each other. (Ryan Pierse / Getty Images)
Silver duo
Jennifer Kessy, left, looks on as teammate April Ross reaches for a ball during the women’s gold medal beach volleyball final. (Petr David Josek / Associated Press)
Mika performs
Artist Mika performs between matches at the women’s beach volleyball final at the Horse Guards Parade in London. (Ryan Pierse / Getty Images)
Net battle
Brazil’s Juliana Silva, right, and China’s Chen Xue face off at the net during the women’s beach volleyball bronze medal match, won by the Brazilians. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
Brazil bronze
Brazil’s Juliana Silva, left, and Larissa Franca celebrate with the crowd after beating China in the women’s beach volleyball bronze medal match. (Rolf Vennenbernd / European Pressphoto Agency)
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