The Official 2012 London Olympics Backlash Thread - Page 34
Both medal matches we're tense thrillers. In extra time the Koreans missed three consecutive penalties and fell short by 2 goals to Spain. And how often does one to get to see Montenegro compete? Its first Olympic medal.
Not broadcasted, not event highlights.
I'm hunting down the event on the torrent sites.
Here's the throw. After gaining his feet Hwang had to chase the horse down and remount it.
I think Simmons on ESPN was talking about that. Get some guys that would have been on mediocre mid-major NCAA teams and push them into handball.
I was Googling Zola Budd when I saw Uceny fall last night. I excitedly said to my wife "Holy shit, you fine-ass bitch (I actually said my wife's name), I was just right now looking up Zola Budd!" My wife, who's the same age as I am didn't know who I was talking about.
I didn't realize she pulled back to take herself out of the medal race because the hisses and boos were raining down on her. Wonder if we'll ever see another barefoot runner.
In other "old Olympians I remember," my favourite lifter was Vasily Alekseyev from the Montreal games back when they were doing the Clean and Press. He was a beast.