Who won the gold medal in Beijing Olympics 2008?
Michael Phelps won his sixth Olympic event as he captured the gold in the 200-metre individual medley, breaking his own world record in the process. American gymnast Nastia Liukin won the gold in the women’s individual all-around competition.
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.
How many medals did the Beijing Olympics have?
2008 Summer Olympics Medals – Totals by Country
|Total Medals by Country|
How many nations boycotted the 2008 Olympic in Beijing?
An unprecedented 87 countries won at least one medal during the 2008 Games.
2008 Summer Olympics.
|Emblem of the 2008 Summer Olympics|
|Host city||Beijing, China|
|Motto||One World, One Dream (同一个世界 同一个梦想 pinyin: Tóng yīge shìjìe tóng yīge mèngxiǎng)|
|Athletes||10,942 (6,305 men, 4,637 women)|
Is Geeta Phogat an Olympic medalist?
Geeta Phogat (born 15 December 1988) is a freestyle wrestler who won India’s first ever gold medal in wrestling at the Commonwealth Games in 2010. She is also the first Indian female wrestler to have qualified for the Olympic Summer Games.
|Coached by||Mahavir Singh Phogat|