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Olympic Moments: Poolside Hug and Mom Gets Gold
U.S. cyclist celebrates another gold with her son, women's relay team embraces by the pool and more images from the 5th day of the Olympics.
Cyclist Kristin Armstrong of the U.S. holds up her gold medal as she celebrates with her son. Armstrong made history with a third-straight gold in time trials. Armstrong, who turns 43 Thursday, previously retired twice from the sport
Kerri Walsh Jennings, left, and April Ross of the U.S. dig against Switzerland during a women's beach volleyball match on Aug. 10. Jennings and Ross beat Switzerland's Isabelle Forrer and Anouk Verge-Depre 21-13, 22-24, 15-12 to win their pool and advance to the Round of 16.
Australia's center David Andersen, left, vies with Carmelo Anthony of the U.S. during a Group A basketball match.
The United States pulled out a 98-88 victory but it was far from easy. It took a heroic fourth-quarter effort from Carmelo Anthony and Kyrie Irving to put the U.S. over the top.