With the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London fast approaching we look back in this collection on 25 memorable olympic moments featuring champions embracing in victory.
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USA's Misty May-Treanor (L) and Kerri Walsh hug each other after beating China's TIan Jia (L-rear) and Wang Jie in the women's Beach Volleyball final in the 2008 Olympic games in Beijing on August 21, 2008. Defending champions Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh won the match 2-0, bagging their second Olympic beach volleyball gold. (UPI Photo/Stephen Shaver)
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