Hamadou Djibo Issaka of Niger Niger's slowest rower wins hearts

Niger rower Hamadou Djibo Issaka wows the crowd despite finishing dead last in the men's singles sculls.

3 Aug 12

Alan Campbell GB's Campbell wins bronze medal

Team GB

3 Aug 12

Great Britain's Alan Campbell wins bronze in the men's single sculls as New Zealand take gold and Czech Republic silver.

Dwain Chambers All medallists to be drugs tested

Team GB

15 Jul 12

London 2012 is expected to see the biggest anti-doping operation in the history of the Olympics.

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Team GB

6 Jun 12

Great Britain have named 48 rowers in the squad for the London Olympics, with four places still to be decided.

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Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment Result
1 Drysdale NZL 6:57.82
2 Synek CZE 6:59.37
3 Campbell GBR 7:03.28
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Head to Head

Alan Campbell vs Aleksandar Aleksandrov

Alan Campbell

Alan Campbell Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

4

London 2012 results

7:03.28 Men's Single Sculls

Height

1.91m (6'3")

Weight

96kg

Age

30

Aleksandar Aleksandrov

Aleksandar Aleksandrov Azerbaijan flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

4

London 2012 results

7:09.42 Men's Single Sculls

Height

1.89m (6'2")

Weight

94kg

Age

24

View the London 2012 medallist table