As the 2012 Olympic experience continues to evolve, each day provides us with plenty to talk about. Here, we give equal attention to those athletes who excelled in their respective sport and those who won't look back on Tuesday with fond reflection.
It's our daily examination of the winners and losers from throughout the Olympic platform. We've reached far and wide to find Tuesday's top storylines of fairy-tale endings and heartbreaking circumstances.
So hop on this emotional roller coaster and enjoy the ride.