Defending champions Katalin Kovacs and Natasa Janic of Hungary have won the gold medal in the women’s K2 500 meters at the Beijing Olympics.
Beata Mikolajczyk and Aneta Konieczna from Poland won the silver medal and Marie Delattre and Anne-Laure Viard of France won the bronze.
Sabine Spitz from Germany has won the gold medal in the women’s cross country mountain bike. Spitz won the world championships in 2003 and won a bronze medal at the Athens games.
Maja Wloszczowska of Poland won the silver medal and Irina Kalentyeva of Russia won bronze.
Gerd Kanter of Estonia won the men’s discus with a throw of 68.82 meters.
Piotr Malachowski of Poland won the silver medal with a throw of 67.82. Virgilijus Alekna of Lithuania took bronze at 67.79.
Leszek Blanik from Poland has won the gold medal in the men’s vault.
Thomas Bouhail from France has won the silver medal and Anton Golotsutskov from Russia won the bronze medal.
Ilya Ilin from Kazakhstan has won the gold medal in the men’s 94kg weightlifting. Ilin won Kazakhstan’s first gold medal at the Beijing Olympics and Kazakstan’s first gold medal in weightlifting at an Olympic games.
Szymon Kolecki from Poland won the silver medal and Khadzhimurat Akkaev from Russia won the bronze.
China’s Wang Jiao beat Bulgaria’s Stanka Zlateva to win the women’s 72kg freestyle wrestling gold medal at the Beijing Olympic Games.
Zlateva won the silver while Japan’s Hamaguchi Kyoko and Agnieszka Wieszczek of Poland both took a bronze medal.
Poland has won the gold medal in men’s quad fours, rowing.
Italy won the silver and France the bronze medal.