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Canada's Armstrong to receive bronze

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TORONTO - Canadian shot putter Dylan Armstrong has patiently waited for all the hurdles to be cleared so that he can finally call himself an Olympic medallist.

On Wednesday, the Canadian Olympic Committee confirmed the long wait is coming to an ......

Dylan Armstrong of Canada throws in the finals of Shot Put competition at the Olympic Games in London on Friday August 3, 2012. After a long wait, Armstrong is finally going to receive an Olympic bronze medal for his third-place effort at the 2008 Beijing Games. Armstrong originally finished fourth but he moves up to third as a result of the lifetime ban given to Belarusian shot putter Andrei Mikhnevich. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn Show/Hide caption

Dylan Armstrong of Canada throws in the finals of Shot Put competition at the Olympic Games in London on Friday August 3, 2012. After a long wait, Armstrong is finally going to receive an Olympic bronze medal for his third-place effort at the 2008 Beijing Games. Armstrong originally finished fourth but he moves up to third as a result of the lifetime ban given to Belarusian shot putter Andrei Mikhnevich. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

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