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Olympics Day 13 - Athletics

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 09: David Lekuta Rudisha of Kenya celebrates after winning gold and setting a new world record in the Men's 800m Final on Day 13 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 9, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

World record breakers at the 2012 Olympics

August 12, 2012

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total of 38 records were broken in the 2012 Games. Some were improved by a few milliseconds,

while others were shattered in blistering new times. View the athletes below who

achieved world records in London. -- By Paul Rosales, Yahoo! Sports