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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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PIATRUSHENKA Raman
ABALMASAU Aliaksei
LITVINCHUK Artur
MAKHNEU Vadzim
Slovakia
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RISZDORFER Michal
VLCEK Erik
TARR Juraj
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ALTEPOST Lutz
BROCKL Norman
ECKBRETT Torsten
GOLDSCHMIDT Bjorn

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Germany
FISCHER Fanny
REINHARDT Nicole
WAGNER-AUGUSTIN Katrin
WASSMUTH Conny
Hungary
KOVACS Katalin
SZABO Gabriella Timea
KOZAK Danuta
JANIC Natasa
Australia
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DAVIS Hannah
MEEK Chantal
FOGARTY Lyndsie

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