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  • Argentina triumphs in men's -80kg Taekwondo | Video

    Argentina triumphs in men's -80kg Taekwondo

    London 2012 - Sebastian Eduardo Crismanich won gold for Argentina in the men's Taekwondo -80kg division in a tense final against Spain's Nicolas Garcia Hemme. Watch the action now.
  • Argentina faces the USA for a spot in the final | Video

    Argentina faces the USA for a spot in the final

    Argentina’s Athens 2004 Olympic Games debut had been quite outstanding; with a last second win over world champions Serbia and Montenegro. However, the next few matches made it hard to predict how far the South American side could go.   On the other side, an irregular team USA who might have started on the wrong foot with a 92 – 73 defeat against Puerto Rico; but were still the winners of three consecutive gold medals since the Barcelona 1992 Summer Games.   Displaying an impressive collective game, Argentina got ahead by 42-38 at half-time. And the second half wasn’t that different either. Under the lead of an inspired 29 point scoring Manu Ginobili, the South Americans wrapped it up with a slam dunk by Scola. The scoreboard now showed 89-81and 4.5 seconds until the end, taking Argentina to its first Olympic gold medal match ever.
  • Argentina Claim Bronze Over Germany | Video

    Argentina Claim Bronze Over Germany

    Argentina defeat Germany to win the bronze medal in women's hockey. Argentina strikes first with a goal on 11 minutes and double their advantage eleven minutes later. Germany come close with one minute remaining in the first half, but fire just wide. In the second half, the Germans get on the board with 25 minutes remaining, but Argentina restore their two goal lead seven minutes from time and win 3-1. Hockey Women Bronze Medal Match - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - GER vs ARG
  • Argentina 2nd Place in Group A Standings | Video

    Argentina 2nd Place in Group A Standings

    Defending Olympic champion Argentina, defeats Croatia in a blowout game in the group A preliminary round. Starting with a lead of only 2 points, Argentina manages to extend it to almost 20 in the third quarter, keep scoring to achieve a 77-53 victory. With this win, Argentina moves into 2nd place in the standings of group A, just a point behind Lithuania. Basketball Men's Preliminary Group A - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games - LTU, ARG, CRO
  • Argentina Wins Bronze Medal by 12 Points | Video

    Argentina Wins Bronze Medal by 12 Points

    The Argentinean basketball team achieve victory after defeating Lithuania in the bronze medal match. The Olympic champions from Athens take a 24-19 lead at the end of the first quarter, extending it to 87-75 to claim the bronze medal by 12 points. Carlos Delfino proves to be a key player for Argentina, scoring 20 points and grabbing 10 rebounds. Basketball Men's Bronze Medal Match - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games - USA, AUS, ARG
  • Lionel Messi led Argentina to gold in Beijing | Video

    Lionel Messi led Argentina to gold in Beijing

    In the sweltering heat of the Bird's Nest stadium, Argentina defeats Nigeria 1-0 in the Olympic football final. Lionel Messi, the young Barcelona player whose participation in the Beijing 2008 Olympic football championship was threatened, proved the pivotal influence assisting the goal from Angel di Maria and regularly tormenting the Nigerian defence.
  • Argentina's parade during Beijing 2008 opening ceremony | Video

    Argentina's parade during Beijing 2008 opening ceremony

    Basketball player Emanuel Ginobili leads Argentina's Olympic athletes in the Parade of Nations during the Beijing 2008 Opening Ceremonies. Marching with pride the Argentina athletes carry the Olympic hope of their nation. Argentina - Parade of Nations - Opening Ceremony - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics
  • Argentina Wins 85-68 Over Australia | Video

    Argentina Wins 85-68 Over Australia

    Olympic champion Argentina, earns a 85-68 victory over Australia in the group A preliminary round. After their shocking opening lost against Lithuania, Argentinians redeem themselves leading the match by 19 points in the 2nd half. Over just 2 minutes to go, Australia cuts the lead to 17 points. At the end of the game, Lithuania is at the top of the standings table in group A, followed by Croatia and Russia. Basketball Men's Preliminary Group A - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games - LTU, CRO, RUS
  • Argentina Qualifies for the Semifinal by 2 points | Video

    Argentina Qualifies for the Semifinal by 2 points

    After a tied 80-78 finish, It's Argentina who manages to go through the semifinal taking Greece out of the game. The Greeks, try their best to score two points in the last minute but fail to score again to tie the game, letting Olympic champion Argentina continue their journey to the medals. At the end of the day, there are only four teams left in medal contention, Spain, Lithuania, Argentina and United States. Basketball Men's Quaterfinal - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games - ARG, GRE
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