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TOUGH LUCK
TOUGH LUCK
By The Associated Press

Dozens of people have been turned away from the archery event in central London  victims, it seems, of hoax tickets.

Others arrived at Lord's Cricket Ground because of a misunderstanding. They thought the event  billed as "unticketed"  meant you could just turn up on the day.

Many vented their anger at volunteers but were told that their tickets  presumably purchased from unofficial sites  weren't valid because Friday's preliminary rounds weren't even open to the public.



Meanwhile, inside, South Korea's team scored a world record with 2,087 points to take first place.

Jon Krawczynski  Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/APkrawczynski.

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EDITOR'S NOTE  "Eyes on London" shows you the Olympics through the eyes of Associated Press journalists across the 2012 Olympic city and around the world. Follow them on Twitter where available with the handles listed after each item, and get even more AP updates from the Games here: http://twitter.com/AP_Sports


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