Men's Cross Country

Cycling Beijing Olympics

Gold medal favorite: Christoph Sauser - Switzerland

Gold and silver to France in men’s mountain bike

Julien Absalon won the gold and Jean-Christophe Peraud won the silver medal in the men’s mountain bike, cross country event.
The bronze was won by Nino Schurter of Switzerland.

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