Who was the Olympic champion women’s 1988 Seoul?
Soviet pole-vaulter Sergey Bubka won his first gold medal. The women’s competition featured Americans Florence Griffith Joyner, winner of three gold medals, and Jackie Joyner-Kersee, who earned gold medals in the heptathlon and the long jump.
Who won the gold medal in women’s single event in 1988 Olympic?
West Germany’s Steffi Graf defeated Argentina’s Gabriela Sabatini in the final, 6–3, 6–3 to win the gold medal in Women’s Singles tennis at the 1988 Summer Olympics.
In which Olympic sports have the South Korean women’s team won all gold medals since 1988?
South Korea was the host nation and competed as Korea at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul. 401 competitors, 269 men and 132 women, took part in 218 events in 27 sports.
In which Olympic sports have the South Korean women’s team won all gold medals since the team event was introduced at 1988?
No other country has won the gold medal since the team event was introduced at the 1988 Games in Seoul. In fact the Koreans have garnered 13 of the 14 team and individual archery gold medals contested since 1984, making them perhaps the greatest Olympic women’s team of all time.
Who won the first ever Olympic gold medal?
In 1952, Josy Barthel won Luxembourg’s first ever official Olympic gold medal in a sporting event when he narrowly won the men’s 1500 meters. New ealander Victor Lindberg was part of the Osborne Swimming Club representing Great Britain which won gold in water polo in 1900.
Who won the first gold medal for Portugal in Summer Olympics 1984?
Carlos Alberto de Sousa Lopes (born 18 February 1947) is a Portuguese former long-distance runner, winner of the marathon race at the 1984 Summer Olympics, in Los Angeles at the age of 37. He brought home Portugal’s first ever Olympic gold medal along with a new Olympic record – 2:09.21.
In which Olympic Games Michael won 8 gold medals in swimming?
On August 21, 2004, American swimmer Michael Phelps wins his eighth medal of the 2004 Athens Olympics in spite of sitting out his eighth scheduled event, the final of the 4 x 100-meter medley relay.
Which woman has won the most individual medals at the World Championships?
American gymnast Simone Biles holds the record for the most World Championship medals (25), as well as the most gold medals (19) in World Championship history for an athlete of either sex.
World Artistic Gymnastics Championships.