London Olympics: Ennis sets record for heptathlon hurdles, Cantwell makes finals

Friday, August 3, 2012 | 9:22 a.m. CDT; updated 10:49 a.m. CDT, Friday, August 3, 2012

LONDON — Crowding the turnstiles and waving their Union Jacks, nearly 80,000 fans arrived early for the start of the Olympic athletics meet Friday morning.