Golden weekend!

Holy Mowley Chris Hoy almighty!

It is almost unbelievable how good team GB has been this weekend we are now 3rd in the medal table. THIRD!!

Rank Country Gold Silver Bronze TOTAL
1 China 35 13 13 61
2 USA 19 21 25 65
3 Australia 11 10 12 33
4 Great Britain 11 7 8 26
5 Germany 9 6 7 22
6 South Korea 8 9 5 22
7 Japan 8 5 7 20
8 Russia 7 12 12 31
9 Italy 6 6 6 18
10 Ukraine 5 3 6 14

And in the cycling my own passion we own it!! awesome stuff. Nicole Cooke tapped the dam and opened a flood of medals for the British team. Awesome stuff.

Cycling Road medals table

Monday, 18 August 2008 10:23 UK

Rank Country Gold Silver Bronze TOTAL
1 Great Britain 1 1 0 2
2 Switzerland 1 0 2 3
3 USA 1 0 1 2
4 Spain 1 0 0 1
5 Sweden 0 2 0 2
6 Italy 0 1 1 2

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Cycling Track medals table

Monday, 18 August 2008 10:23 UK

Rank Country Gold Silver Bronze TOTAL
1 Great Britain 4 2 2 8
2 Spain 1 0 1 2
3 Netherlands 1 0 0 1
4 Germany 0 1 1 2
5 Cuba 0 1 0 1
6 France 0 1 0 1
7 New Zealand 0 1 0 1
8 Japan 0 0 1 1
9 Ukraine 0 0 1 1
 
Bradly Wiggins & Steve Burke 
  
Chris Hoy winning the Men’s keirin
  
Rebecca Romero and Wendy Houvenaghel 

P.S.
The gold rush continued for Great Britain in the Laoshan velodrome today as Bradley Wiggins, Geraint Thomas, Paul Manning and Ed Clancy sped to a world-record breaking victory in the men’s team pursuit, riding the 4,000 metres in a peerless 3:53.314, only 24 hours after breaking the previous world record.

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