Well, after the euphoria of Abhinav Bindra’s Gold Medal winning performance, Team India has continued to have strong performances..
However the talking point of the Olympics has been undoubtedly the crushing performance of the host nation- China and, also the 5 Gold Medals won by American swimmer Michael Phelps. Incidentally all of his gold medals have been won in World Record timings.
If Michael Phelps was a country, as of 13th August 2008, he would have been ranked as the 2nd ranked nation after China… 😮
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So here’s wishing Phelps ALL THE VERY BEST as he chases an unprecidented 8 gold medals in a single version of The Summer Olympics trying to surpass the 7 gold medals Mark Spitz (USA, swimming) won in the 1972 Munich Olympics…..