13 Olympians With Laser Focus

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We’ve already shown you the most sculpted bodies competing in the Olympics, but what about the best faces?No, we’re not talking about the most sculpted faces — or cutest faces for that matter. We’re talking about the most intense faces made by athletes who spent their entire lives training and working out for a chance at gold.

Take a look at the determination in these athletes’ faces as they compete for gold.

Timo Boll of Germany uses his laser-like focus to serve the ball

The eyes of Gabrielle Douglas of the United States stay on the beam for as long as possible

Zige Liu of China comes up for air

Japanese goalie Ayumi Kaihori keeps her eyes on the ball at all times

Joseph O'Regan of Great Britain passes the ball to a teammate

Archer Laishram Bombayala Devi of India steadies her bow against her lips

Chinese kayaker Cunguang Huang focuses on making a sharp turn

Bertrand Gille of France attempts a mid-air shot

U.S. field hockey player Caroline Nichols takes a whack at the ball

Australian beach volleyball player Becchara Palmer focuses her sights on the ball

Japanese gymnast Kohei Uchimura steadies himself on the parallel bars

Weiyang Gao of China steadies himself on the rings

Fencer Diego Occhiuzzi of Italy points at his opponent

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