Romania at the 2008 Summer Olympics


Romania at the 2008 Summer Olympics

Infobox Olympics Romania
games=2008 Summer
competitors=102
sports=16
gold=4
silver=1
bronze=3
rank=17
flagbearer=Valeria Beşe

Romania competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics, be held in Beijing, People's Republic of China from August 8 to August 24, 2008. Romania intended to send 104 competitors to Beijing, although the delegation was reduced to 102 when two Romanian athletes were suspended for doping before the start of the Olympics. The Romanian delegation for Beijing was the smallest Romanian Olympic delegation since the 1989 Revolution. Romanians competed in 16 sports, including athletics, archery, handball, gymnastics, wrestling, swimming, diving, weightlifting, fencing, table tennis, shooting, tennis, judo, boxing, kayak-canoeing and rowing.

Medalists

Women

Track and road events

Canoeing

Flatwater

Men

Fencing

Men

Apparatus finals

Daniela Druncea was named as the women's team reserve.

Handball

Women


=Roster=

*Luminiţa Dinu-Huţupan (goalkeeper)
*Tereza Tamaş (goalkeeper)
*Talida Tolnai (goalkeeper)
*Valetina Elisei-Ardean
*Ramona Maier
*Adriana Olteanu-Nechita
*Ionela Stanca-Gâlcă
*Florina Bîrsan
*Carmen Amariei
*Adina Meiroşu
*Cristina Neagu
*Valeria Beşe
*Narcisa Lecuşanu
*Aurelia Brădeanu
*Mihaela Ani-Senocico

Results

Preliminary round - Group AAll times are China Standard Time (UTC+8)----handballbox
date=August 9
time=14:00
team1=hbw-rt|ROU
score= 31–19
report=
team2=hbw|KAZ
goals1=
goals2=
stadium=Olympic Sports Centre Gymnasium
attendance=
referee=
----handballbox
date=August 11
time=19:00
team1=hbw-rt|CHN
score= 20–34
report=
team2=hbw|ROU
goals1=
goals2=
stadium=Olympic Sports Centre Gymnasium
attendance=
referee=
----handballbox
date=August 13
time=10:45
team1=hbw-rt|ROU
score= 34–26
report=
team2=hbw|FRA
goals1=
goals2=
stadium=Olympic Sports Centre Gymnasium
attendance=
referee=
----handballbox
date=August 15
time=15:45
team1=hbw-rt|ROU
score= 28–23
report=
team2=hbw|ANG
goals1=
goals2=
stadium=Olympic Sports Centre Gymnasium
attendance=
referee=
----handballbox
date=August 17
time=14:00
team1=hbw-rt|NOR
score= 24–23
report=
team2=hbw|ROU
goals1=
goals2=
stadium=Olympic Sports Centre Gymnasium
attendance=
referee=
----

Women

Women

Table Tennis

Men

Weightlifting

Men

Men's Greco-Roman

Women's Freestyle

ee also

* Romania at the 2008 Summer Paralympics

References


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