U.S. gold and bronze

Missy Franklin, left, and U.S. swimming teammate Elizabeth Beisel  celebrate at the finish line of the women's 200m backstroke. Franklin won the gold medal and set a new world record time of 2:04:06. Beisel finished third for the bronze medal.

( Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times / August 3, 2012 )

Missy Franklin, left, and U.S. swimming teammate Elizabeth Beisel celebrate at the finish line of the women's 200m backstroke. Franklin won the gold medal and set a new world record time of 2:04:06. Beisel finished third for the bronze medal.

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