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  • Michal Martikan Proves to be as Good as Gold | Video

    Michal Martikan Proves to be as Good as Gold

    Michal Martikan proves to be as good as gold, achieving victory in C1. Even though he's been assessed a 2 seconds penalty, Martikan manages to finish 2 seconds ahead of David Florence, claiming gold with a combined score of 176.65. Florence settles for silver and Robin Bell takes the bronze. Martikan became the first athlete to win an Olympic gold medal for Slovakia in 1996. Canoe Slalom Men's C1 - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - Michal Martikan (SVK), David Florence (GBR), Robin Bell (AUS)
  • Elena Kaliska Defends her K1 Olympic Title | Video

    Elena Kaliska Defends her K1 Olympic Title

    Elena Kaliska of Slovakia, defends her K1 Olympic title by claiming her second consecutive gold medal in this event with a combined time of 192.64. Kaliska wins by a 14 seconds margin over Jacquelin Lawrence, who claims the silver medal in 206.94. Violetta Oblinger Peters of Austria, takes the bronze medal home in a time of 206.94. Canoe Slalom Women's K1 - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - Elena Kaliska (SVK), Jacqueline Lawrence (AUS), Violetta Oblinger Peters (AUT)
  • Gavrilova Wins 1st Ever YOG Gold Medal in Singles | Video

    Gavrilova Wins 1st Ever YOG Gold Medal in Singles

    Russian Daria Gavrilova accomplishes her youth Olympic dream by becoming the first ever YOG gold medallist in the women's singles. Gavrilova wins 2-6, 6-2, 6-0 against Zheng Saisai of China. Jana Cepelova or Slovakia, takes the bronze medal home. Tennis Women's Singles Final - Singapore 2010 Summer Youth Olympic Games - Daria Gavrilova (RUS), Zheng Saisai (CHN), Jana Cepelova (SVK)
  • Canoe slalom review - France tops medals table | Video

    Canoe slalom review - France tops medals table

    London 2012 - Canoeing at London 2012 saw veterans shine again and new, emerging talent firmly establish itself on the international scene. In the men's K1, Italian world champion Daniele Molmenti cemented his place in the sport while Frenchman Tony Estanguet won gold in the men's C1 as expected. In the women's K1 France's Emilie Fer saw off a challenge from Slovakian world number one Jana Dukatova, while Australia's Jessica Fox came second to win silver. Meanwhile, Etienne Stott and Tim Baillie landed a GB one-two, as they claimed gold ahead of countrymen David Florence and Richard Hounslow to start a new era for Britain in the men's C2.
  • Canoe review - in pictures | Video

    Canoe review - in pictures

    London 2012 - Canoeing at London 2012 saw veterans shine again and new, emerging talent firmly establish itself on the international scene. In the men's K1, Italian world champion Daniele Molmenti cemented his place in the sport while Frenchman Tony Estanguet won gold in the men's C1 as expected. In the women's K1 France's Emilie Fer saw off a challenge from Slovakian world number one Jana Dukatova, while Australia's Jessica Fox came second to win silver. Meanwhile, Etienne Stott and Tim Baillie landed a GB one-two, as they claimed gold ahead of countrymen David Florence and Richard Hounslow to start a new era for Britain in the men's C2.
  • Finn Makela-Nummela Wins Women's Trap Shooting | Video

    Finn Makela-Nummela Wins Women's Trap Shooting

    Finland's Satu Makela-Nummela takes the gold in the women's trap shooting final. Makela-Nummela hits her final three shots to bring her total to 91, while Slovakian Zuzana Stefecekova has 89 and Corey Cogdell of the USA has 86. Shooting Trap Final Women - Beijing 2008 - Satu Makela-Nummela (FIN), Zuzana Stefecekova (SVK), Corey Cogdell (USA)
  • Men's Ice Hockey - URSS Win Gold | Video

    Men's Ice Hockey - URSS Win Gold

    Highlights of the Men's Ice Hockey Gold Medal during the 1984 Sarajevo Winter Games. Russia win the gold medal against Czechoslovakia.
  • Hochshorner Twins Win 3rd Consecutive Gold Medal | Video

    Hochshorner Twins Win 3rd Consecutive Gold Medal

    The Slovakian twin brothers, Pavol and Peter Hochschorner, become the first crew to win the C2 500m gold medal at three consecutive Olympics. Even though the twins are assessed a two points penalty, they win by more than 2 seconds, in a combined time of 190.82. The Czech duo, Jaroslav Volf and Ondrej Stepanek, finish second in 192.89 and receive the silver medal. The Russian pair settles for bronze in 197.37. Canoe Slalom Men's C2 - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - SVK, CZE, RUS
  • Women's Biathlon 7.5km Sprint - Kuzmina Wins Gol | Video

    Women's Biathlon 7.5km Sprint - Kuzmina Wins Gol

    In November 2017, Olga VILUKHINA of Russian Federation, competing in the Biathlon Women's 7.5km, 10km Pursuit, 4x6km Relay and Mixed Relay events, in which she ranked 2nd, 7th, 21st, 2nd and 4th, and for which she was awarded two silver medals, has been disqualified from the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, in 2014 by the IOC Disciplinary Commission chaired by Mr Oswald. Please note that such decision is subject to appeal to the Court of Arbitration of Sport (CAS). Highlights of the Women's Biathlon 7.5km Sprint from the Laura Biathlon Stadium as Slovakia's Anastasiya Kuzmina wins the gold medal at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games. Medal Winners Gold: Anastasiya Kuzmina (SVK)Bronze: Vita Seremenko (UKR)
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