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Photos: A great day for Canada on the podium

Bronze medals in synchronized diving, judo and weightlifting brings Canada's medal count to four.

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Canada's Antoine Valois-Fortier celebrates after defeating Travis Stevens of the U.S. (blue) during their men's -81kg bronze medal B judo match at the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012.

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Bronze medallist Canada's Antoine Valois-Fortier celebrates during the awards ceremony for the men's -81kg judo competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012.

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Gold medallist South Korea's Kim Jae-Bum, Silver medallist Germany's Ole Bischof (L) and Bronze medallists Russia's Ivan Nifontov (R) and Canada's Antoine Valois-Fortier (2nd R) celebrate as they stand on the winners podium during the awards ceremony for the men's -81kg judo competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012.

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Canadian divers Meaghan Benfeito and Roseline Filion compete in the women's syncronized 10m platform at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London, England Tuesday, July 31, 2012. The pair won bronze.

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Canadian divers Roseline Filion, left, and Meaghan Benfeito celebrate after winning their bronze medals in women's syncronized 10m platform at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London, England Tuesday, July 31, 2012.

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Canada's Christine Girard competes on the women's 63Kg weightlifting competition at the ExCel venue at the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012. She won the bronze medal.

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Canada's Christine Girard reacts after her attempt to lift on the women's 63Kg weightlifting competition at the ExCel venue at the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012. She won the bronze medal.

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Canada's Christine Girard, from Rouyn-Noranda, Que., shows off her bronze medal in the women's 63-kg weightlifting final at the 2012 Summer Olympics Tuesday, July 31, 2012 in London.

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