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Brazil's loss at the Olympic final against Mexico is not only an unexpected result, but also a damaging blow to this Brazilian squad.
In 2008, it was Jamaica's Nesta Carter, Michael Frater, Usain Bolt and Asafa Powell who not only earned the gold medal for the men's 4x100 meter relay but also established a new world record with 37.10 seconds.
Here it is. At 10 AM ETD on August 11, Mexico and Brazil face off for the gold medal at the 2012 London Olympics. One team will make history and the other will go home awaiting the next four years for another crack at the coveted gold.
This team is a match of heavyweight soccer countries with neither ever winning a gold medal. For Mexico this is their first ever crack at it. For Brazil, it is not the first try, but it is the most important and defining of their history.
Usain Bolt has done it again.
Brazil has been frustrating to watch throughout the tournament as their tremendous offensive output is not matched by an equally compelling display of defensive responsibility. Their opponents in the gold medal match have proven to be disciplined on the back throughout and present Brazil's toughest task.
But there are several reasons to believe that destiny is on their side and that they will prevail with their first ever gold medal. Here they are.
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Mexico and Japan were tied 1-1 by halftime in a game that decides who advances to the gold medal match on August 11.
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Brazil and Honduras present what is likely to be the most anticipated match of the day. With Spain out of the picture, Brazil is the undisputed favorite of the tournament to win gold. Honduras will look to stop the party from happening.
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