Brazil at the 2008 Summer Olympics


Brazil at the 2008 Summer Olympics

(CAF runner-up, second in the qualifying tournament).

Results

Group Stage

Diego Hypólito qualified by placing 17th at the 2007 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in the Men's Team All-Around Competition, and the women's team qualified by placing 5th at the 2007 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in the Women's Team All-Around Competition.

Rhythmic

A group qualified by placing 11th at the 2007 World Rhythmics Gymnastics Championships in the Group All-Around Competition.

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date=August 9
time=20:45
team1=hbw-rt|GER
score= 24–22
report= [http://results.beijing2008.cn/WRM/ENG/INF/HB/C73/HBW400B03.shtml#HBW400B03 (Report)]
team2=hbw|BRA
goals1= Krause 6
goals2= Santos 6
stadium=Olympic Sports Centre Gymnasium
attendance=
referee= Breto (ESP), Huelin (ESP)
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date=August 11
time=10:45
team1=hbw-rt|BRA
score= 28–28
report= [http://results.beijing2008.cn/WRM/ENG/INF/HB/C73/HBW400B04.shtml#HBW400B04 (Report)]
team2=hbw|HUN
goals1= Amorim 10
goals2= Gorbicz 8
stadium=Olympic Sports Centre Gymnasium
attendance=
referee= Baum (POL), Goralczyk (POL)
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date=August 13
time=09:00
team1=hbw-rt|RUS
score= 28–19
report= [http://results.beijing2008.cn/WRM/ENG/INF/HB/C73/HBW400B07.shtml#HBW400B07 (Report)]
team2=hbw|BRA
goals1= Poltoratskaya 6
goals2= Nascimento 5
stadium=Olympic Sports Centre Gymnasium
attendance=
referee= Licis (LAT), Stolarovs (LAT)
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date=August 15
time=10:45
team1=hbw-rt|BRA
score= 33–32
report= [http://results.beijing2008.cn/WRM/ENG/INF/HB/C73/HBW400B10.shtml#HBW400B10 (Report)]
team2=hbw|KOR
goals1= Nascimento 9
goals2= Hong 10
stadium=Olympic Sports Centre Gymnasium
attendance=
referee= Licis (LAT), Stolarovs (LAT)
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date=August 17
time=09:00
team1=hbw-rt|SWE
score= 25-22
report= [http://results.beijing2008.cn/WRM/ENG/INF/HB/C73/HBW400B13.shtml#HBW400B13 (Report) ]
team2=hbw|BRA
goals1= Ahlm 7
goals2= Rosas 5
stadium=Olympic Sports Centre Gymnasium
attendance=
referee= Bord (FRA), Buy (FRA)

Judo

Qualification spots were won at the the 2007 World Judo Championships and the Pan-American Judo Union Championships.

Men

Rowing

Men

Women

Swimming

Men

Table tennis

*Gustavo Tsuboi, Thiago Monteiro and Mariany Nonaka all qualified at the 18th Latin American Championship.Men

Women

Women

Indoor

Men's competition

*Men's indoor volleyball - 12 athletes
Brazil qualified by winning the 2007 FIVB Men's World Cup

Preliminary round - Pool B

Wrestling

Qualified at the 1st Olympic Qualification Tournament;Women's Freestyle

ee also

* Brazil at the 2008 Summer Paralympics
* Brazil at the Olympics
* Sports in Brazil

References

* [http://www.cob.org.br/site/news_room/noticia.asp?id=5404 COB's listing]
* [http://olimpiadas.uol.com.br/2008/atletas-brasileiros Brazilian Olympic Team]

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