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Swimming to Silver behind Spitz

Swimming to Silver behind Spitz

August 31, 1972: Swimmer Bruce Robertson wins the silver medal in the men’s 100m butterfly event at the Games of the XX Olympiad in Munich. Robertson finishes second to American Mark Spitz, who won a total of seven gold medals at these Games.

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