Germans storm to sprint canoe gold

A powerful finish from Germany's Peter Kretschmer and Kurt Kuschela allows them to overhaul the fading Azerbaijan Sergiy Bezugliy and Maksim Prokopenko pair in the final stages of the men's C2 sprint 1,000m.

The reigning Olympics champions, Belarus brothers Andrei and Aleksandr Bahdanovich, also finish fast to take silver ahead of Russia.

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