BBC Sport - Rio 2016 countdown: GB's Sanderson storms to Olympic javelin gold in 1984
Sanderson wins javelin gold in 1984
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BBC Sport continues the countdown to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games with Great Britain's Tessa Sanderson winning javelin gold at the 1984 Games in Los Angeles, beating rival Fatima Whitbread into bronze.
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