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2012 Olympics: Michael Phelps, Usain Bolt And Neymar Among Medal Hopefuls For London Summer Games

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FILE - This June 18, 2011 file photo shows Kerri Walsh, of the U.S., returning the ball to China's Xi Zhang during a women's beach volleyball World Championships semifinal match in Rome. Top players say they won't be switching from the beach- and TV-friendly bikinis to the more modest uniforms approved recently by the International Volleyball Federation as a nod to countries where more modest attire is preferred. (AP Photo/Pier Paolo Cito, File)
FILE - This June 18, 2011 file photo shows Kerri Walsh, of the U.S., returning the ball to China's Xi Zhang during a women's beach volleyball World Championships semifinal match in Rome. Top players say they won't be switching from the beach- and TV-friendly bikinis to the more modest uniforms approved recently by the International Volleyball Federation as a nod to countries where more modest attire is preferred. (AP Photo/Pier Paolo Cito, File)

By Stephen Wilson, The Associated Press

LONDON — Wednesday marks 100 days until the London Olympics, a good time to look at some of the athletes who will be thrilling sports fans on the biggest of stages this summer.

As London organizers put the finishing touches on the venues, and city officials prepare for an invasion of visitors from around the world, competitors are training for the big moment.

From the track to the pool to the hardwood, what follows is a list of athletes to watch (mindful that some still need to qualify). There are 11 names in all, going for 10 golds:

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