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  • Beijing 2008 Olympic Taekwondo Men's 68kg Gold Medal Match | Video

    Beijing 2008 Olympic Taekwondo Men's 68kg Gold Medal Match

    South Korea's Son Tae-jin scored a kick in the final seconds to defeat Mark Lopez of the United States for the gold medal in the men's 68kg Olympic taekwondo competition. South Korea won an impressive four out of eight possible Taekwondo gold medals during the Beijing Games.
  • PyeongChang Press Conference | Video

    PyeongChang Press Conference

    See the PyeongChang Press Conference from the 123rd IOC Session in Durban. The South Korean city was awared the 2018 Olympic Winter Games.
  • The Pursuit Of An Olympic Beach Volleyball Dream | Video

    The Pursuit Of An Olympic Beach Volleyball Dream

    Meet female beach volleyballers Linline Matauatu and Miller Elwin from the islands of Vanuatu in the South Pacific. These young mothers are following their dream of participating in the London 2012 Olympic Games. An Olympic Solidarity Team Support grant is helping them get there by covering equipment and travel expenses and providing professional coaching from Erin McLeod. Matauatu and Elwin are well on their way after beating an Australian team on their home soil.
  • Rogge Saddened By Korean Decision | Video

    Rogge Saddened By Korean Decision

    IOC President Jacques Rogge announces that North and South Korea will not march together in the Opening Ceremonies at the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympic Games. The two nations entered side by side in Sydney and Athens, and despite the best diplomatic efforts of the IOC, North and South Korean officials could not be reconciled for the festivities in Beijing. Rogge calls the inabitiliy to settle differences a setback for peace, harmony and unification.
  • China Captures Gold Number 17 in Table Tennis | Video

    China Captures Gold Number 17 in Table Tennis

    The Chinese team, Zhang Yining, Guo Yue and Wang Nan achieve a 3-0 victory over Singapore, capturing the first women's team table tennis Olympic title. With this win, the Chinese team claim gold medal number 17 for their country in table tennis. Singapore settles for silver, winning its first Olympic medal since 1960. South Korea earns the bronze medal in an earlier match. Table Tennis Team Women's Final - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - CHN, SIN, KOR
  • Beijing 2008 Olympic Badminton Mixed Doubles Final | Video

    Beijing 2008 Olympic Badminton Mixed Doubles Final

    South Korean pair Lee Hyo-jung and Lee Yong-dae claimed the olympic badminton mixed doubles gold medal, beating match favourites Nova Widianto and Liliyana from Indonesia 21-11, 21-17 in this very exciting olympic badminton final.
  • Bischof Wins Gold For Germany In Men's Judo | Video

    Bischof Wins Gold For Germany In Men's Judo

    German Ole Bischof wins the men's judo final in the half-middleweight division against South Korea's Kim Jaebum. Both men come into the final with recent wins at major tournaments. Bischof controls the match and executes a yuko to win the gold medal by a score of 10-0. Judo 81kg Men Final - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - Ole Bischof (GER), Kim Jaebum (KOR)
  • Paumen Hat Trick Leads Netherlands To Final | Video

    Paumen Hat Trick Leads Netherlands To Final

    The Netherlands book a date in the women's hockey final by defeating Argentina. Maatje Paumen nets three of the first four goals to put the Dutch up 4-0. Argentina get on the board with eleven minutes left, but the Netherlands score again and the South Americans get a consolation goal. The Netherlands win 5-2 and will play China in the final. Hockey Women Semifinal- Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - NED vs ARG
  • Brazil Advance To Semifinal | Video

    Brazil Advance To Semifinal

    Brazil meet the People's Republic of China in men's volleyball quarterfinal action, taking the first set 25-17. China try to get back into the match, but the number one ranked Brazil are too much for the Chinese and the South Americans win the next two sets. Brazil claim the match three sets to none and ease into a semifinal date with Italy. Volleyball Men Quarterfinal - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - CHN vs BRA
  • Kenyan Jelimo Sets World Junior Record | Video

    Kenyan Jelimo Sets World Junior Record

    Pamela Jelimo of Kenya races to a world junior record in the women's 800m final. The eighteen year old African champion is no match for the rest of the field as she wins handily. Kenyan Janeth Jepkosgei takes the silver and Hasna Benhassi of Morocco finishes strongly to collect bronze. Athletics 800m Women Final - World Junior Record (1:53.82) - Beijing 2008 - Pamela Jelimo (KEN), Janeth Jepkosgei (KEN), Hasna Benhassi (MAR)
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