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Vlasic upset in high jump; Romania leads Balkans at Beijing Olympics

24/08/2008

BEIJING, China -- Reigning world champion Blanka Vlasic of Croatia had to settle for second place in the women's high jump on Saturday (August 23rd)....

Olympics Spotlight

Lack of recognition halts Kosovo's Olympic dream

11/08/2008

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Kosovo athletes could have been contenders in judo, boxing and wrestling. Until it meets IOC criteria, though, the fledgling state will have to sit out the Games.
Greece assesses costs, benefits of Athens Olympiad

07/08/2008

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With the Summer Games poised to begin in Beijing, Athens looks back proudly on the Olympics it hosted in 2004 but weighs the price it paid.
Romania seeks to uphold rich Olympic tradition in Beijing

07/08/2008

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Romania has been a constant presence on Olympic medal podiums, and this year's competition does not intimidate its formidable athletes.
Greek athletes hope for medals in Beijing

06/08/2008

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Greece turns from host to guest as it sends its largest Olympic team ever to go abroad to Beijing, four years after the Athens Games.
Macedonian athletes head to Beijing

05/08/2008

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Macedonia sent a delegation of seven athletes to Beijing last week for the upcoming Games. The country has high hopes for its representatives in swimming, handball and kayaking, among other disciplines.
BiH Olympic team happy to participate in Beijing Games

01/08/2008

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Hampered by lack of financial support, the five-member Bosnia and Herzegovina Olympic team is realistic about prospects for a medal.

Medals Table

Gold Silver Bronze
Albania 0 0 0
Bosnia 0 0 0
Bulgaria 1 1 3
Croatia 0 2 3
Greece 0 2 2
Kosovo 0 0 0
Macedonia 0 0 0
Montenegro 0 0 0
Romania 4 1 3
Serbia 0 1 2
Turkey 1 4 3

Olympics Schedule

08-08-08

Opening Ceremony

Albania

Aquatics
Athletics
Judo
Shooting
Weightlifting
Wrestling

Bosnia

Athletics
Judo
Shooting
Swimming

Bulgaria

Archery
Athletics
Badminton
Boxing
Canoeing
Cycling
Gymnastics
Rowing
Sailing
Shooting
Tennis
Volleyball
Wrestling
Weightlifting

Croatia

Athletics
Basketball
Boxing
Canoeing / Kayaking
Cycling
Gymnastics
Handball
Rowing
Sailing
Shooting
Swimming
Table tennis
Taekwondo
Tennis
Water Polo

Greece

Archery
Boxing
Canoeing
Cycling
Gymnastics
Judo
Rowing
Sailing
Shooting
Synchronized swimming
Table tennis
Taekwondo
Tennis
Triathlon
Volleyball
Water Polo
Weightlifting
Wrestling

Kosovo

Macedonia

Canoeing
Shooting
Wrestling

Montenegro

Boxing
Judo
Shooting
Water polo

Romania

Archery
Athletics
Boxing
Canoeing
Diving
Fencing
Gymnastics
Handball
Judo
Rowing
Shooting
Swimming
Table Tennis
Tennis
Weightlifting
Wrestling

Serbia

Athletics
Cycling
Football
Rowing
Shooting
Swimming
Table tennis
Tennis
Volleyball
Water Polo
Wrestling

Turkey

Archery
Athletics
Boxing
Cycling
Judo
Sailing
Shooting
Swimming
Table Tennis
Taekwondo
Weightlifting
Wrestling

24-08-08

Closing Ceremony

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