Who has won gold medal in Beijing Olympic 2008 and in which discipline?
Shri Abhinav Bindra (in Centre) with Gold Medal
Indian Shooter Shri Abhinav Bindra created history by winning India’s first ever Olympic Gold Medal in an individual event. Shri Bindra defeated China’s Zhu Qinan, Gold Medalist of Athens 2004, in the finals of 10 meters Air Rifle by scoring 700.5 points for the title.
Who won Olympic games 2008?
2008 Summer Olympics Medals – Totals by Country
|Total Medals by Country|
Which country has won the most Olympics?
Here are the 10 countries with the most Olympic medals:
- United States (2827 medals)
- United Kingdom (883 medals)
- Germany (855 medals)
- France (840 medals)
- Italy (701 medals)
- Sweden (652 medals)
- China (608 medals)
- Russia (546 medals)
Which countries boycotted the 2008 Olympics?
Leading up to the Olympics, there were concerns about human rights in China, such that many high-profile individuals, such as politicians and celebrities, announced intentions to boycott the games to protest China’s role in the Darfur conflict, and Myanmar, its stance towards Tibet, or other aspects of its human rights …
Who made the record of the fastest runner in the Olympic 2008?
An eight-time Olympic gold medallist, Bolt is the only sprinter to win Olympic 100 m and 200 m titles at three consecutive Olympics (2008, 2012 and 2016).
Who won the last Olympics?
Rio 2016 Olympics Medal Table