The 20 Craziest Finishes in Olympic History

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The 20 Craziest Finishes in Olympic History
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We Olympic fans love speed. We love strength. We love height.

But more than that, we love when all of the above conspires to give us a great finish.

We love the consuming emotion that results from a thin margin or a magnificent upset or an impossible comeback.

And with thousands of athletes competing in dozens of events, we get to see plenty of fantastic finales every four years.

Among the legion of great candidates, here are my 20 craziest Olympic finishes. Write in your nominees below.

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