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Torch arrives in China

The Olympic torch returned to China today; Anchor Marco Werman tells how tens of thousands of supporters turned out to see the Hong Kong relay with only a few pro-Tibet protestors who were shouted down.

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View from the stands

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with the BBC's Tom Fordyce in Beijing, who was in the stands for the whole four-hour opening ceremony extravaganza.

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Jamaican sprints dominate

Reporter Orin Gordon reports from Beijing on Jamaica's domination in short distance track and field events at the Olympics, as there's a long tradition behind Jamaica's current top sprinter Usain Bolt.