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Hannah Mills of Great Britain celebrates  Saskia Clark of Great Britain celebrates after finishing second with team mate Hannah Mills and taking the silver medal in the 470 women's Class Sailing on Day 14.

Hannah Mills of Great Britain celebrates Saskia Clark of Great Britain celebrates after finishing second with team mate Hannah Mills and taking the silver medal in the 470 women's Class Sailing on Day

Rio 2016 Olympics: Great Britain's Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark finally win 470 sailing gold - Rio 2016 - Sailing - Eurosport

Britain's Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark finally secured their gold medals in the women's 470 sailing event in Rio, after the competition was repeatedly postponed.

Elise Rechichi and Belinda Stowell of Australia and Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark of Great Britain get their spinnakers flying on the downwind leg in the women's 470 Sailing on Day 8. Australia were in seventh place after four races at Weymouth and Portland, while GB ranked in second place.

Elise Rechichi and Belinda Stowell of Australia and Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark of Great Britain get their spinnakers flying on the downwind leg in the women's 470 Sailing on Day 8. Australia were in seventh place after four races at Weymouth and Portland, while GB ranked in second place.

Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark of Great Britain sail in the women's 470 class on the Escola Naval course during the International Sailing Regatta - Aquece Rio Test Event for Rio 2016 Olympics on August 17, 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark of Great Britain sail in the women's 470 class on the Escola Naval course during the International Sailing Regatta - Aquece Rio Test Event for Rio 2016 Olympics on August 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Great Britain's Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark have won gold in the women's 470 sailing event at the 2016 Rio Olympics.  The pair, silver medallists at the 2012 Olympics in London, only needed to finish the medal race on Thursday to win gold, and came in eighth.

Great Britain's Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark have won gold in the women's 470 sailing event at the 2016 Rio Olympics. The pair, silver medallists at the 2012 Olympics in London, only needed to finish the medal race on Thursday to win gold, and came in eighth.

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Saskia Clark of Great Britain celebrates

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(L-R) 470 Women's sailors Saskia Clark and Hannah Mills of Great Britain and 470 Men's sailors Luke Patience and Stuart Bithell of GB celebrate with tier silver medals.    (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images) 2012 Getty Images   https://www.facebook.com/TeamGB

Saskia Clarke, Hannah Mills, Luke Patience and Stuart Bithell celebrate their Silver Medals

Great Britain's Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark celebrate after finally securing the gold medal

British sailors Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark FINALLY win gold at Rio Olympics

British sailors Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark FINALLY win gold

Great Britain’s Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark have finally clinched gold in the women’s 470 sailing class. The pair, who only needed to cross the finish line to guarantee gold, were forced to wait for their coronation after the final regatta was postponed on Wednesday due to a lack of wind. Mills and Clark’s gold is Team GB’s 21st of the Rio Olympic Games and follows Giles Scott’s triumph in the Finn sailing class. More to follow...

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Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark, of Great Britain, jump on the podium after winning gold in the women's 470 sailing race.

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Hannah Mills and Saskia Clark, of Great Britain, jump on the podium after winning gold in the women's 470 sailing race.

Hannah Mills of Great Britain and Saskia Clark of Great Britain

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Hannah Mills of Great Britain and Saskia Clark of Great Britain compete in the…

Hannah Mills of Great Britain and Saskia Clark of Great Britain compete in the…

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Great Britain's Hannah Mills (R) is hugged by teammate Saskia Clark