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London 2012: Peacock, Weir, Storey, Cockcroft Thriller Thursday reactions

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Fireworks during the Paralympics Games Opening Ceremony

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You can keep your Super Saturday, last night British athletes took the Paralympics by storm on Thriller Thursday.

Jonnie Peacock left Oscar Pistorius and Alan Oliveira in his wake in the T44 100m final. David Weir won his third gold of the games in the T54 800m. Hannah Cockroft made it three in the stadium by smashing the field in the T34 200m.

Sarah Storey finished more than seven minutes ahead of her nearest rival, winning her 11th Paralympic gold in the C5 64km, overtaking the men in the C1-3 despite starting two minutes after them. Here's what was said on a stunning night of sport.

Jonnie Peacock
"Just on the way back to the village now and i want to say thank you soooo much to everyone who has helped to get me to where i am today!!! I also want to say thankyou to the crowd who were absoloutly amazing!! You guys have made the games!! #proudtobebritish Wonder if what happened tonight will ever sink in.... "

Great Britain's Jonnie Peacock celebrates winning gold in the Men's 100m - T44 Final

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Mo Farah
"Johnny Peacock!!!!! Well done son!!! That was awesome....!!! Shabba...!!!! … @davidwweir2012 You legend!! One more on Sunday...! I know you can do it!!"

Bradley Wiggins
"What a legend! Awesome David Weir."

Ed Miliband
"Congratulations to David Weir and Jonnie Peacock on their gold medals. Privilege to be at Paralympics tonight-brilliant atmosphere."

Great Britain's Sarah Storey shows her 2 year old nephew Gethin Crayford her gold medal after winning the Women's Individual C 4-5 Road Race

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Sarah Storey
"Thank you to everyone who made it possible for me to win my 4 races here in London 2012. It has been amazing and the crowds just incredible! So overwhelmed by so many amazing messages tonight. Back in the Village now & loving the mad schedule planned for next few days"

Clare Balding
"David Weir. He is so so good. #WeirWolf ... This one's for my children" says David Weir. He is so aggressive in a race and so quiet in real life. Amazing man."

Gary Lineker
"David Weir is a beast! Truly phenomenal! ... Wow Jonnie! Peacock does Britain proud. How on earth are we going to get Sports Personality of the Year down to 10 contenders? Should we make it 20?"

Great Britain's David Weir celebrates with his gold after winning the Men's 800m - T54

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Gabby Logan
"Weir - what a man! … Johnnie's start just incredible - technique amazing. Brilliant Gold for Peacock."

David Weir
"What a picture @JonniePeacock #BornAChampion #superhumans#hatrick #paralympicsGB #ProudToBeBritish"

Rick Edwards
"That Cockroft Salute was IDEAL. LET'S GO! #Paralympics ... I'm hyper-ventilating. In a good way #thrillerthursday #Paralympics … WHAT A RACE #Paralympics"

Great Britain's Hannah Cockroft celebrates with her Gold medal after winning the Women's 200m - T34

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Georgie Bingham
"Yes! #weirwolf!! Good mask action … *gold medal dance* with extra vigour!! Go Johnny peacock!!! ...Like the fact that the slowmo replay shows peacock crossing the line uttering "f***ing yesssss" #getin"

Chris Evans
"Here Weir Go ! History in the making ??? Wow bloody Weir ! If you're not watching The Para's and you own a telly, you may be certified by the morning. Happy New Weir. David W for SPOTY ??? I'm sure Bradley W would vote for him."

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