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Germany wins gold medal in men’s hockey

Germany defeated Spain 1-0 to win the gold medal in men’s hockey at the Beijing Olympics.
Christopher Zeller was the only goal scorer for the game.
Earlier in the day, Australia crushed the Netherlands 6-2 to win bronze.

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The United States have defeated Australia 92-65 to win its fourth consecutive gold medal in women’s basketball. It is the third Olympics the U.S. played Australia in the final.
Russia defeated China 94-81 to win the bronze medal.

Ken Wallace from Australia has won the gold medal in the men’s K1 500 meters.
Adam van Koeverden from Canada won the silver medal and Tim Brabants from Great Britain won the bronze.

Steve Hooker of Australia has won the gold medal in the men’s pole vault setting a new Olympic record of 5.96.
Evgeny Lukyanenko of Russia won the silver medal and Denys Yurchenko of the Ukraine won the bronze medal.

Germany has won the gold medal in women’s 500 meter K4.
Hungary won the silver medal and Australia has won the bronze.
Germany
FISCHER Fanny
REINHARDT Nicole
WAGNER-AUGUSTIN Katrin
WASSMUTH Conny
Hungary
KOVACS Katalin
SZABO Gabriella Timea
KOZAK Danuta
JANIC Natasa
Australia
OLDENHOF Lisa
DAVIS Hannah
MEEK Chantal
FOGARTY Lyndsie

Tim Brabants from Great Britain has won the gold in men’s K1 1000 meters.
Eirik Veraas from Norway has won the silver medal and Ken Wallace from Australia won the bronze.

Alex Schwazer from Italy has won the men’s 50km walk in a time of 3:37:09.
Australia’s Jared Tallent won the bronze medal and Denis Nizhegorodov from Russia won the bronze medal.