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Aug 12, 2012 |

China's Neurotic Olympic Spirit

The London Games have sparked debates in China about everything from the country's obsession with winning to its victim mentality.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic, Liu Xiang, Olympic Weightlifting, Shiwen Ye, Olympic Swimming

Sat Aug 11, 2012

The Star Online

Rivals chip away at China dominance in weightlifting

The rise and fall of steel-loaded barbells on the London Olympic weightlifting platform decided 15 gold medals, rewrote eight world records and revealed a challenge to China's dominance.


Related Topix: Lulu Zhou, Sports, Ilya Ilyin, Olympic Weightlifting, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Behdad Salimikordasiabi, Matthias Steiner, Yun Chol Om

Star Tribune

National pride runs through Olympics, now as ever

Given the depths of his anguish, you might have thought Wu Jingbiao had lost a loved one.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Weightlifting

Wed Aug 08, 2012

The New Zealand Herald

Michele Hewitson: My medal fatigue

I really tried this time. I gave it my very best. I wanted to beat my PB. I was going for gold.


Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Gymnastics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Weightlifting

Fri Aug 03, 2012


Silver Medal Amounts to "Disgracing the Motherland" for One Chinese Olympian

The exception, apparently, is in China. The country is currently in the lead in both total medals and Gold medals, but one Chinese Olympian is less than thrilled about his contribution to the cause.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Weightlifting, Summer Olympic


Olympic Medal Count

1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35