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· August, 2008

Stories about Sport from August, 2008

China: gold medals=a great power in sports?

51 gold medals, a comment of "truly exceptional" from IOC, and spectacular images left to the world, China held a real party of sports in 16-day Olympics. But does this...

Egypt: Olympics Investigation

South Africa: The final insult

Mongolia: Athletes return from a successful Olympics

China: The Cost of a Gold Medal

Moroccans at the Paralympics

Pakistan: Women and Sports

Barbados, Antigua: Digicel vs. Stanford

Kenya: Kenya in the Olympics

China: Translating New York Times Olympic Report

China: Olympic Medals Shape

Kuwait: Parading Purchases at the Olympics

Arabs really love shopping, they spend hours after hours in malls, and that's why they wanted to show their shopping skills at this year's Summer Olympics. Unfortunately shopping is not...

Jamaica: Athletic Subversion

Jamaica: Gustav etc.

China: My Peasant Dad Watches The Olympics

China: Weather Intervention

China: Olympic Regrets

Saudi Arabia: Where are the women sport heroes?

MENA: Veiled Athletes in Beijing

Syria and the Olympics

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