Watch BBC video highlights from day two at the Olympics....Great Britain secured their first two medals of the Olympics on day two as Lizzie Armitstead landed silver in the Road Race and Rebecca Adlington won bronze in the 400m freestyle.   However, there will be no Games gold for Paula Radcliffe who has been forced out of the marathon due to injury, but there was better news for Team GB football as UAE were put to the sword at Wembley.

Trio: Camille Muffat (centre), Allison Schmitt (left) and Britain's bronze medalist Rebecca Adlington

Lizzie Armitstead - Silver for Team GB in the Women's Road Race :-)

Lizzie Armitstead - Silver for Team GB in the Women's Road Race :-)

Lizzie Armitstead - 1st Team GB Medalist

London 2012 Olympics: Lizzie Armitstead claims Great Britain's first medal with silver in women's road race

Lizzie Armitstead: First Team GB medal of the Games as cyclist Lizzie Armitstead wins silver in the women's road race

Lizzie Armitstead | Team GB

Lizzie Armitstead | Team GB

Lizzie Armitstead - Road Cycling Silver Medal

London 2012 Olympics - Lizzie Armitstead : Great Britain & N.

Brit special: Lizzie Armitstead won Team GB's first medal of the 2012 Olympic Games in the women's road race, behind Marianne Vos

Armitstead wins Team GB's first medal of the Games with silver in the road race

Brit special: Lizzie Armitstead won Team GB's first medal of the 2012 Olympic Games in the women's road race, behind Marianne Vos

Lizzie Armitstead claims Team GB's first medal of London 2012 in the women's road race - Cycling - Olympics - The Independent

Gamble to split the pack pays handsomely for plucky Armitstead

Gamble to split the pack pays handsomely for plucky Armitstead

Lizzie Armitstead with silver medal

Team GB's London 2012 medal roll of honour

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