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  • Brazil Book A Ticket To The Final | Video

    Brazil Book A Ticket To The Final

    Brazil take on the People's Republic of China in the women's volleyball semifinal and narrowly edge their opponents with some brilliant play at set point of the first set. Brazil win the second set 25-22 in another close one, but China lose momentum in the third set and Brazil make it three in a row. The South Americans move on to the gold medal match. Volleyball Women Semifinal - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - CHN vs BRA
  • World Champions Duel In Final | Video

    World Champions Duel In Final

    World Champions from 2007, Hwang Kyungseon of South Korea battles Karine Sergeri of Canada in the women's taekwondo middleweight final. Sergerie scores first, but gets a warning for time wasting. Hwang also receives a warning, but scores the winning blow with 38 seconds left to win 2-1. She adds another gold medal to South Korea's tally. Taekwondo -67kg (Middleweight) Final Women - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - Karine Sergerie (CAN) vs Hwang Kyungseon (KOR)
  • Brazil Take Bronze In Straight Sets | Video

    Brazil Take Bronze In Straight Sets

    "Renato ""Geor"" Gomes and Jorge ""Gia"" Terceiro from Georgia vie with Ricardo and Emanuel of Brazil in the men's beach volleyball bronze medal match. The Brazilians use a clever touch to win the first set 21-15 against the Georgians, an adopted duo from Brazil. The South Americans build up a considerable lead in the second set to win the match and the bronze medal. Volleyball Men Bronze Medal Match - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - Geor - Gia (GEO) vs Ricardo - Emanuel (BRA) "
  • Russian Win Battle Of The Titans | Video

    Russian Win Battle Of The Titans

    Powerhouse Brazil take on giants Russian Federation in men's volleyball, winning a close first set 25-22. Russia respond in the second set to level the match and outlast the South Americans in the third set 31-29. The fourth and final set features some extended points with good digs and hits, Russia coming out on top as Brazil hit long on match point. Volleyball Men Preliminary Pool B - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - BRA vs RUS
  • Wansiru of Kenya Smashes Olympic Record | Video

    Wansiru of Kenya Smashes Olympic Record

    Samuel Kamau Wansiru becomes the first Kenyan to win the marathon and sets an Olympic record with a time of 2:06:32. Africans continue their dominance in the marathon with Eritrea, Kenya, Morocco and Ethiopia represented at the the front of the pack. Wansiru pulls ahead in the final few kilometres to claim the ultimate long distance prize. Athletics Marathon Men - Olympic Record (2:06:32) - Beijing 2008 - Samuel Kamau Wanjiru (KEN), Jaouad Gharib (MAR), Tsegay Kebede (ETH)
  • Brazil Win First Volleyball Gold | Video

    Brazil Win First Volleyball Gold

    Brazil win gold as they take on the USA in a hard fought women's volleyball final. Brazil take the first set, but the USA bounce back to level the match. The South Americans run away with the third set, winning 25-13. The Americans tie the fourth set at 20, but some brilliant defense from Brazil propels them to match point. Five time Olympian Fofao serves for the win and her first gold medal. Volleyball Women Final - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - BRA vs USA
  • Rechelle Hawkes Wins 3 Golds at 3 Different Olympics | Video

    Rechelle Hawkes Wins 3 Golds at 3 Different Olympics

    Rechelle Hawkes has won 3 Olympic gold medals at 3 different Olympics. The Aussies captured their 1st Olympic Hockey title, triumphing over South Korea at the Seoul 1988 Games. Australia faced South Korea 8 years later in Atlanta, capturing a 2nd gold medal with a 3 â 1 victory. In Sydney, Rechelle Hawkes reads the Athletes Olympic Oath and leads her team to Olympic glory, winning their 3rd gold medal. Rechelle Hawkes (AUS) - Hockey - Seoul 1988, Atlanta 1996, Sydney 2000
  • Jin Sun-Yu Achieves Her Dreams of Olympic Glory | Video

    Jin Sun-Yu Achieves Her Dreams of Olympic Glory

    In the largest short-track race, 17 year old Jin Sun-Yu captures the 1500m Olympic title. Jin Sun-Yu of South Korea crosses the finish line in 2:23.424 followed by compatriot Choi Eun-Kyung, claiming gold and silver respectively. The bronze medal is received by Wang Meng of China in 2:24.469. Short Track Speed Skating 1500m Women's Final - Turin 2006 Winter Olympics - Jin Sun-Yu (KOR), Choi Eun-Kyung (KOR), Wang Meng (CHN)
  • Zhou powers to victory | Video

    Zhou powers to victory

    Yang Zhou of China outsprints Lee and Park of South Korea in the women's 1500m short-track speed skating. Don't miss Zhou's amazing overtaking manoeuvre at 2.04.
  • Vancouver 2010 Figure Skating Women | Video

    Vancouver 2010 Figure Skating Women

    South Korea’s Yuna Kim made history in Vancouver, setting a new world record points total in the women’s figure skating thanks to an exquisite free skate that will live long in the memory of all those who watched it.
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