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Gold for Sport for Hope Centre athlete Sydney Siame

Gold for Sport for Hope Centre athlete

Sydney Siame struck gold in Nanjing, winning the 100m sprint and becoming the first Zambian to win in this discipline at an Olympic event.
Wu factor at the Natatorium as Chinese diver wins gold

Wu factor at the Natatorium as Chinese diver wins gold

Chinese diving sensation Wu Shengping swooped to gold in the women’s 10m platform diving.
Baby banishes her blues as hosts scoop four athletics golds

Baby banishes her blues as hosts scoop four athletics golds

Yelyzaveta Baby won gold in the women’s long jump at the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games to help banish the ghosts of a poor showing at the Worlds last year.
The best images from Nanjing 2014

The best images from Nanjing 2014

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Athletes get behind YOG selfie campaign

Athletes get behind YOG selfie campaign

Get your YOG selfie out there via the hashtag #YOGselfie and see what the athletes have been getting up to in the village!

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    Bright future for the Youth Olympic Games

    28/08/2014

    The IOC President, Thomas Bach, gave a very positive assessment of the second summer edition of the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Nanjing when talking at the closing press conference today. The YOG clo...

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    Mum's the word for gentle giant Kadiru in super heavyweight final

    28/08/2014

    Peter Kadiru of Germany upset the odds in the boxing ring and then paid tribute to his mother for the sacrifices which allowed him to take up the sport. Kadiru beat favourite Daramni Rock of the USA b...

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    The future starts at YOG!

    28/08/2014

    Do you know that the skills you have as a sportsperson can be valuable in other areas of your life? Helping you give the best of yourself and discipline, these life skills are beneficial for your deve...

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    Peru takes Games’ final gold at the ‘Nanjing Nou Camp’

    27/08/2014

    Football kicked off the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games 14 days ago, when Papua New Guinea’s women took on Venezuela. And on Wednesday evening the sport brought the curtain down on a hugely successfu...

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    Russian and Azerbaijani wrestlers go out with a golden bang

    27/08/2014

    Athletes from Russia and Azerbaijan confirmed their status as wrestling’s big hitters on the final day of competition in Nanjing. With the men’s freestyle medal bouts ending the show at the Longjiang ...

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    Joker Weyer sinks Canada to win hockey gold for Australia

    27/08/2014

    Australia won the men’s hockey5s gold medal on 27 August by beating a plucky Canada at the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games Sports Park. As with the women’s final the previous night, the men’s gold medal m...

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    Russians gain revenge to take men's beach volleyball gold medal

    27/08/2014

    Russia's Oleg Stoyanovskiy and Artem Iarzutkin gained revenge on Jose Gregorio Gomez and Rolando Hernandez of Venezuela to secure the men's beach volleyball gold medal on 27 August. The Venezuelan duo...