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2008 Beijing Olympics Men’s Basketball Final Best Plays – Beijing Video

Got a request? Leave a comment or message me. The best highlights from the Gold Medal Game in the 2008 Olympics between Spain and USA. ‘Murrica ftw. Video Rating: 5 / 5

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The 5 Best Olympics Opening Ceremonies, Ever—Look Out, Sochi 2014

The 5 Best Olympics Opening Ceremonies, Ever—Look Out, Sochi 2014 Because nothing else has yet to beat the spectacle, scope, grandeur and sheer audacity of both vision and precision of the 2008 Beijing games opener. OK, so there was that one slight global PR disaster when it turned out the Chinese organizers pulled a … Full […]

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Exclusive: Almaty and Beijing each have good chances in 2022 Winter Olympics

Exclusive: Almaty and Beijing each have good chances in 2022 Winter Olympics … January 22 – International Boxing Association (AIBA) President CK Wu has spoken optimistically of the prospects of more Asian sporting success in the form of Almaty and Beijing's bids for the 2022 Summer Olympics and Paralympic Games. Wu, also an … Full News […]

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Best Bits of the Beijing 2008 Olympics | Highlights – Beijing Video

Take a look back to some of the iconic moments from the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Featuring names such as Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps, Liu Xiang and Lionel … Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Beijing, Zhangjiakou Bid for 2022 Winter Olympics

Beijing, Zhangjiakou Bid for 2022 Winter Olympics Beijing and the northern Chinese city of Zhangjiakou are bidding for the 2022 Winter Olympics. The Chinese Olympic Committee sent a formal nomination letter to the International Olympic Committee on Sunday and the bid is supported by the Chinese … Full News here – Read more on ABC News

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Beijing bids for 2022 Winter Olympics

Beijing bids for 2022 Winter Olympics BEIJING, Nov. 5 (Xinhua) — Beijing has launched a bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, the Chinese Olympic Committee (COC) announced here on Tuesday afternoon. Both the Chinese capital and northern city Zhangjiakou had applied to represent … Full News here – Read more on Xinhua

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Olympics: Beijing to bid for 2022 Winter Olympics – reports

Olympics: Beijing to bid for 2022 Winter Olympics – reports China's Olympic Committee has "in the name of Beijing city, applied to the International Olympic Committee" (IOC) to host the Games, the official Xinhua news agency said on a verified social media account. The application says that ice sports would be … Full News here […]

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2008 Beijing Olympics: Men’s 8+ Rowing Final (BBC Commentary) – Beijing Video

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2008 Beijing Olympics Men’s Basketball Final Best Plays – Beijing Video

http://www.basketball-reference.com/olympics/games/2008-08-24-USA-ESP Full Game: http://kat.ph/beijing-2008-olympic-games-mens-basketball-gold-medal-usa-vs-s…

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BHP Gives Evidence on Bribery Charges Linked to Beijing Olympics

BHP Gives Evidence on Bribery Charges Linked to Beijing Olympics BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP), the world's largest mining company, said it has provided evidence to authorities investigating alleged breaches of anti-corruption laws linked to the Beijing Olympics. The Melbourne-based company has “disclosed to relevant … Full News here – Read more on Bloomberg

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2008 Beijing Olympics Opening Ceremony – 8/8/08 – Beijing Video

2008 Beijing Olympics Opening Ceremony – 8/8/08 Props to ConanObsessed for hooking this up! http://www.youtube.com/user/ConanObsessed.

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Michael Phelps 6th Gold 2008 Beijing Olympics Swimming Men’s 200m Medley – Beijing Video

The 6th of 8 Gold Medals won by Michael Phelps at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. 200m Individual Medley. 1. Michael Phelps 2. László Cseh 3. Ryan Lochte. Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Beijing Olympics Experiment Reveals Biological Link Between Air Pollution

Beijing Olympics Experiment Reveals Biological Link Between Air Pollution … Using the 2008 Beijing Olympics as their laboratory, University of Southern California (USC) researchers and colleagues have found biological evidence that even a short-term reduction in air pollution exposure improves one's cardiovascular health. Full News here – Read more on US-China Institute

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Why The Beijing Olympics Were A Huge Mistake For China

Why The Beijing Olympics Were A Huge Mistake For China The 2008 Beijing Olympics were huge for China, a $ 42 billion chance to put the country on the world stage. Half a decade later, however, it's not clear whether that money was well-spent. Sun Liping, a Professor of Sociology at Tsinghua University … Full […]

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Michael Phelps 2nd Gold 2008 Beijing Olympics Swimming Men’s 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay – Beijing Video

The 2nd of 8 Gold Medals won by Michael Phelps at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay. 1. USA 2. France 3. Australia Video Rating: 4 / 5

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