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The following sports were competed at the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing:

Archery

Athletics

Badminton

Baseball

Basketball

Boxing

Canoeing

Cycling

Diving

Equestrian

Fencing

Field Hockey

Football

Gymnastics

Handball

Judo

Modern pentathlon

Rowing

Sailing

Shooting

Softball

Swimming

Synchronized swimming

Table Tennis

Taekwondo

Tennis

Triathlon

Volleyball

Water polo

Weightlifting

Wrestling

For the 2012 Summer Games in London, baseball and softball have been dropped from the list. The International Olympic Committee has not yet announced which sports will replace them.

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At the 2016 Games in Rio, Golf and Rugby sevens have been added to the program replacing Baseball and softball which were dropped after the 2008 Games in Beijing.

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Baseball and softball have been dropped from the oplympics from 2012 onwards, because no-one outside of North America plays them; but Rugby sevens and golf are being added from 2016.

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