Dominic King

Fans cheer last-placed GB walker

Britain's Dominic King finshes last in the men's 50km walk but is in jubilant mood as he makes his way down the finishing straight on The Mall high-fiving fans.

11 Aug 12

Sergey Kirdyapkin Kirdyapkin wins 50km walk

Russian Federation

11 Aug 12

Russia's Sergey Kirdyapkin sets a new Olympic record in winning the men's 50km walk at London 2012.

Russia's Sergey Kirdyapkin Kirdyapkin claims 50km walk gold

Russian Federation

11 Aug 12

Russia's Sergey Kirdyapkin sets a new Olympic record in winning the men's 50km walk from Australian Jared Tallent.

Alex Schwazer Italian walker fails doping test

Italy

6 Aug 12

Italy's Olympic 50km race walk champion Alex Schwazer will not defend his title after he failed a doping test.

More Men's 50km Walk stories (2)

Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment Result
1 Kirdyapkin RUS Watch: Medal moment 3:35:59 OR
2 Tallent AUS 3:36:53 PB
3 Si CHN 3:37:16 PB
View full results for Men's 50km Walk

Head to Head

Dominic King vs Luke Adams

Dominic King

Dominic King Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

4:15:05 Men's 50km Walk

Height

1.78m (5'10")

Weight

70kg

Age

30

Luke Adams

Luke Adams Australia flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

3:53:41 Men's 50km Walk

Height

1.89m (6'2")

Weight

70kg

Age

37

View the London 2012 medallist table