Zac Purchase and Mark Hunter

Hunter & Purchase edged out in thriller

Great Britain's Zac Purchase and Mark Hunter are overhauled by Denmark in the last quarter of the lightweight men's double scull race.

4 Aug 12

Joseph Sullivan and Nathan Cohen celebrate winning gold medal in men's double sculls. New Zealand gold in men's double

New Zealand

2 Aug 12

The New Zealand pair of Joseph Sullivan and Nathan Cohen win gold in the men's double sculls final at Eton Dorney.

New Zealand win men's double sculls NZ men secure double sculls gold

New Zealand

2 Aug 12

Britain's Bill Lucas and Sam Townsend finish fifth in the men's double sculls final as New Zealand take the gold at Eton Dorney.

Bill Lucas and Sam Townsend GB men's double sculls make semi-final

Team GB

28 Jul 12

Bill Lucas and Sam Townsend make it through to the semi-finals of the Olympic men's double sculls, finishing second behind New Zealand in heat three.

More Men's Double Sculls stories (10)

Head to Head

Bill Lucas vs Sam Townsend

Bill Lucas

Bill Lucas Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

6:40.54 Men's Double Sculls

Height

1.99m (6'6")

Weight

100kg

Age

27

Sam Townsend

Sam Townsend Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

6:40.54 Men's Double Sculls

Height

1.99m (6'6")

Weight

100kg

Age

29

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