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  • Mexico 1968 Athletics High jump men | Video

    Mexico 1968 Athletics High jump men

    Dich Fosbury's technique truly changed the sport at the 1968 Mexico City Games. Despite scepticism from judges and coaches, Fosbury cleared every height up to 2.22 metres without a miss and then achieved a personal record of 2.24 metres to win the gold medal.
  • Mexico 1968 Artistic Gymnastics men rings | Video

    Mexico 1968 Artistic Gymnastics men rings

    Sawao Kato began his Olympic career in 1968 in Mexico City, where he won three gold medals (floor exercises, individual and team combined exercises) and a bronze medal on the rings. He is unquestionably one of the greatest medallists in Olympic history. With 12 medals, eight of them gold, at three different Olympic Games, the Japanese athlete made his mark on sporting history.
  • Mexico 1968 Athletics Long Jump Final | Video

    Mexico 1968 Athletics Long Jump Final

    Bob Beamon's first jump of the final in Mexcio 1968 was so long that the optical measuring device slid off its rail before reaching Beamon's mark. Using an old-fashioned steel tape, the officials announced the distance as 8.90m. Beamon collapsed, overcome by emotion.
  • Mexico 1968 Artistic Gymnastics women individual all-round | Video

    Mexico 1968 Artistic Gymnastics women individual all-round

    Only two months after Soviet tanks rolled into Prague and despite rudimentary preparation, Vera Caslavska successfully defended her all-around and vault titles from Tokyo 1964, adding two more golds and two silvers. The Mexican people identified with her stand against oppression, and she became the star of the Games.
  • Mexico stun Brazil to take Olympic gold | Video

    Mexico stun Brazil to take Olympic gold

    London 2012 - Mexico secured arguably the greatest triumph in their history by winning football gold at Wembley with a stunning 2-1 victory over Brazil. Oribe Peralta wrote his name into Mexican folklore with a double against the five-time world champions, who will have to wait to end their agonising wait for Olympic Games glory.
  • Mexico and Senegal battle to make football semis | Video

    Mexico and Senegal battle to make football semis

    London 2012 - Mexico and Senegal go to extra time in the quarterfinals of the men's football competition. Watch highlights of the match now.
  • Mexico vs Namibia - Women's Football - Highlights | Day 1 | Video

    Mexico vs Namibia - Women's Football - Highlights | Day 1

    Highlights from Day 1's Women's Football Group A match between Mexico and Namibia. 

Mexico ran out very convincing 9-0 winners to make up for the early set back at the hands of China.
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