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Olympic highlights: Photos from Days 1-4

July 31, 2012, 12:25 p.m.
Shin A-Lam of South Korea cries after losing a controversial sudden death match

Photo: Hannah Johnston/Getty Images

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Heartbreak for South Korea

Shin A-Lam of South Korea cries after losing a controversial sudden death match with Germany's Britta Heidemann during the women's epee semifinals on Day 3 inside London's ExCeL.

Because leaving the floor would mean accepting defeat, A-Lam stood on the piste for 75 minutes following the match until security escorted her off.