INDIAN MEDALS – BEIJING OLYMPICS

Shooting             Men’s 10m Air Rifle            Abhinav BINDRA – GOLD

Wrestling            Men’s Freestyle 66 kg         Sushil KUMAR – BRONZE

Boxing               Men’s Middle (75kg)            Vijender KUMAR – BRONZE

Beijing olympics – TOP TEN vs INDIA

HIDDEN – REALLITY – BEIJING OLYMPIC CEREMONIES

1.Most of the television coverage of the fireworks show that displayed the 29 fireworks “footprints” outside the stadium was simulated by computer animation by using CGI of 28 of the footprints for television broadcasts, and only the last one was filmed live

2.The OPENING ceremony was co-directed by Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou along with Chinese choreographers Zhang Jigang and Shen Wei.

3.It was noted for its focus on ancient Chinese culture, and for its creativity, as well as being the first to use weather modification technology to prevent rainfall.
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Beijing olympics – TOP TEN vs INDIA

M – Men total Medals,  W – Women Total Medals, G – Gold Medals, S – Silver Medals ,B – Bronze medals

Rank     NOC Name                                       M     W     G      S      B    Total

1 ChinaCHN – China 42 57 51 21 28 100 Continue reading

The UNIQUE OLYMPICS – LONDON OLYMPICS 2012

1.The 2012 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXX Olympiad, are due to be celebrated in London from 27 July to 12 August 2012.

2.London will become the first city to officially host the modern Olympic Games three times,having previously done so in 1908 and in 1948.

3.The London Olympic Stadium will be the most expensive Olympic stadium ever constructed.

4.The public Transport’s main attraction will be new “Javelin” high-speed rail service, using Hitachi ‘bullet’ trains. Continue reading

CLOSING CEREMONY TIME

Only DOOR DARSHAN In india will tele cast the live of CLOSING CEREMONY OF BEIJING OLYMPICS. The tele cast will start from 5.30 pm IST on 24.08.2008 dont miss this grand event. Watch it on DD- 1 DD SPORTS AND DD NEWS. Private Tv channels have on right to tele cast this event.

At China The closing ceremony will start at 8.0 pm (UTC +8)

INDIA OLYMPIC JOURNEY – THE UPS AND DOWNS

22 Aug, 2008
Indian Boxer Vijendra kumar Lost His semi-final bout against Cuba’s Emilio Bayeux Correa.

21 Aug, 2008
India’s ace freestyle grappler Rajiv Tomar made an early exit after losing to Steve Mocco of US in the men’s 120 kg freestyle qualification round at the Beijing Olympics.

21 Aug, 2008
Vijender fought a great tactical bout, playing that ‘defend and wait’ game to perfection against Ecuadorian Carlos Gongora.
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Repechage – The Meaning

Repechage (, meaning “to rescue” or “to save”, is a practice amongst ladder competitions that allows participants that failed to meet qualifying standards by a small margin to continue to the next round.

In track athletics, automatic qualification for the next round is given to the best competitors in each heat. Other competitors with the best times may also qualify for the next round indirectly as “fastest losers” as a result of the repechage. If a particular heat was significantly faster than the others, the repechage spots can be all taken by athletes from that heat.

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