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  • Olympic finale - Running up that Hill | Video

    Olympic finale - Running up that Hill

    London 2012 - a remix of the Kate Bush classic 'Running Up That Hill' featured in the Olympic grand finale as dancers built a pyramid of white boxes while highlights of the Games were replayed. The finale, 'A Symphony of British Music', was devised by composer David Arnold and choreographer Kim Gavin.
  • Denmark Climbs Up Medals Table with 49er Gold | Video

    Denmark Climbs Up Medals Table with 49er Gold

    Jonas Warrer and Kirketerp Martin Ibsen of Denmark, climb up medals table with 49er gold. The Danes claim the 49er Olympic title with a total of 61 points, finishing 3 points ahead of 2004 Athens champions, Iker Martines and Xabier Fernandez. Jan Peter Peckolt and Hannes Peckolt of Germany receive the bronze medal. Sailing 49er - Skiff Men's Final - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - DEN, ESP, GER
  • Badminton review - two greats serve up a classic final | Video

    Badminton review - two greats serve up a classic final

    London 2012 - Badminton fans got the finish to the tournament they craved as the sport's greatest two players, Lin Dan of China and Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia, played out a final of almost unbelievable quality.
  • Brazil On To Semifinal | Video

    Brazil On To Semifinal

    Brazil meet Japan in the quaterfinal and win the first set as Japan have problems coping with the Brazilian serve. The South Americans take the second set on a big block and continue their dominance in the third. Fofao, in her fifth consecutive Olympic games, comes on at match point to set up the win. Brazil move on to the semifinal. Volleyball Women Quarterfinal - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - JPN vs BRA
  • Kanter Hurls to Gold | Video

    Kanter Hurls to Gold

    Estonian Gerd Kanter becomes his country's first Olympic champion and denies Alekna his third consecutive Olympic win. Malachowski sits in first place after three rounds with a throw of 67.82m, but Kanter answers in the fourth round with an unbeatable toss of 68.82m. Alekna picks up the bronze medal to add to his two previous Olympic golds. Athletics Discus Men Final - Beijing 2008 - Gerd Kanter (EST), Piotr Malachowski (POL), Virgilijus Alekna (LTU).
  • Molfetta and Obame serve up classic Taekwondo final | Video

    Molfetta and Obame serve up classic Taekwondo final

    London 2012 - Rome policeman Molfetta took gold for Italy on the judges' decision, after a classic final in the men's +80kg against Anthony Obame. His silver medal was a first Olympic medal for Gabon.
  • Increased Broadcasting Leads To Great Ratings | Video

    Increased Broadcasting Leads To Great Ratings

    The 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics look to have the highest viewship of all Games. The Opening Ceremonies saw a staggering 842 million people in China tune in to part of the coverage. Over 5000 hours of television content is available to broadcasting partners in 220 countries and territories. Ratings in Asian time zones are up and even in North America, more people are tuning in than the 1996 Atlanta Games.
  • Sarsekbayev Battles To Gold | Video

    Sarsekbayev Battles To Gold

    Bakhyt Sarsekbayev of Kazakhstan wins gold against Cuba's Carlos Banteaux Suarez in the welterweight class. The Cuban lands the only punch in the first round. The fight opens up in the second round and the Kazakh's aggression pays off as the round ends 7-2. Suarez battles back, but in the final two rounds, Sarsekbayev stays ahead and wins gold by a score of 18-9. Boxing 69 kg (Welterweight) Final - Beijing 2008 - Carlos Banteaux Suarez (CUB) vs Bakhyt Sarsekbayev (KAZ)
  • Bolt thunders to 100m gold - full replay | Video

    Bolt thunders to 100m gold - full replay

    London 2012 - Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt defends his 100m title at the Olympic Stadium. Despite a sluggish start, he picked up in the middle of the race to power home in an Olympic record of 9.63 - the second-fastest time ever - with Yohan Blake second in a personal best-equalling 9.75. Watch the race in full now.
  • The Aussies Have Come to the Olympics to Stay | Video

    The Aussies Have Come to the Olympics to Stay

    It's day one of women's basketball and the Aussies prove they have come to the Olympics to stay, earning a victory in their very first match against Belarus. Australia, Olympic experienced players, silver medallists in Athens 2004 and Sidney 2000, win 83-64, achieving a 19 points victory over the Belarusians. Basketball Women's Preliminary Group A - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games - AUS, BLR
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