Athletics - Day 14 1 of 200 Get Andre Hoehne Picture Alerts Andre Hoehne of Germany falls in the Men's 50km Walk at the National Stadium on Day 14 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 22, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Mark Dadswell/Getty Images AsiaPac) Baseball - Day 14 1 of 13 Get Tsuyoshi Nishioka Picture Alerts Tsuyoshi Nishioka #7 of Japan celebrates with his teammates after scoring a run off a...Read Full Story
Day 13 - Track & Field1 of 339 (L-R) Mayumi Kawasaki of Japan, Shi Na of China and Maria Vasco of Spain compete in the Women's 20km Walk Final held at the National Stadium during Day 13 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 21, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images AsiaPac)Day 13 - Basketball 1 of 8 Get Candace Parker Picture Alerts Natalia Vodopyanova of Russia fights for a loose ball with Candace Parker of the United States during...Read Full Story
For those tired of seeing the face of Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps everywhere you turn, don't go shopping for cereal anytime soon. The most decorated swimmer in Olympic history will be the new face of Kellogg's Corn Flakes and Frosted Flakes.Phelps will appear on a special edition of the cereal boxes this fall. But this isn't the first time the Olympic swimmer has appeared in a cereal aisle near you. After the Athens Olympics, he appeared on Wheaties boxes, the breakfast of champions...Read Full Story
Day 12 - Track & Field 1 of 317 Usain Bolt of Jamaica reacts after breaking the world record with a time of 19.30 to win the gold medal in the Men's 200m Final ahead of Churandy Martina of Netherlands Antilles Brian Dzingai of Zimbabwe and Shawn Crawford of the United States at the National Stadium during Day 12 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 20, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images AsiaPac)Day 12 - Baseball1 of 34 Get Tomoya Satozaki...Read Full Story
With eight medals, Michael Phelps has officially surpassed American swimmer Mark Spitz for most golds won by any athlete in a single Olympics. To mark this historic milestone, Phelps posed for Sports Illustrated, with his eight shiny new gold medals strung around his neck.Phelps pays tribute to Spitz with the cover, striking an identical pose to the swimer with his seven golds strung around his neck. The covers are in fact so similar, you'd think they were twins, if not for the difference in...Read Full Story
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