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The first American woman to do so in 28 years, and only the second in history, Sanya Richards-Ross became Olympic Champion over 400m at the 2012 Games in London by overtaking the competition in the last 50 metres of the race. The London games additionally saw Sanya become tied as one of the most decorated female track and field Olympians of all time after anchoring the 4x400m relay team to gold for the third consecutive time. [+]