India won the last gold medal in hockey
Ashton Eaton won the gold medal in the 2012 Olympics.
The last gold medal of the Beijing Olympics went to Samuel Wanjiru (Kenya) for the Men's Marathon
Not only did she fail to medal, she was dead last in the final.
2012 london olympics
As of the 2008 Games, that was the 2000 Olympics in Sydney when the US team defeated the team from France, 85-75, in the gold medal game.
Samuel Wanjiru in the Olympic Modern Marathon.
In the 2004 Athen's Olympics, Romania took home the team gold.
1980 Summer Games in Moscow. India won the gold medal in men's hockey.
Andy Murray won the gold medal for men at the 2012 London olympics. Although he is from Scotland his medal counted toward the Great Britain total-- a first gold medal in this sport!
Tug-of-war's last appearance in the Olympics was at the 1920 Games in Antwerp. The team from Great Britain won the gold medal.
1996 in Atlanta
2008 summer: Micheal felps 2010 winter: Sean white
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Shizuka Arakawa of Japan won the women's figure skating gold in the 2006 Turin Olympic Games.
In the 1904 Games in St. Louis, George Lyon of Canada defeated Chandler Egan of the United States, 3&2, to win the gold medal. The 1904 Games was the last time golf was an event in the Olympics.
Sweden won the last gold medal in 2006. The 2010 Winter Olympics mens ice hockey gold medal game has yet to played.
Rugby is not an Olympic sport. The last Olympics where rugby was a medal sport was the 1924 Games in Paris.
Japan won the last Olympic softball event. That was the only time the USA did not win the gold medal.
The United States of America won 37 gold medals in the last winter Olympics, held in 2010 in Vancouver, Canada. This is the record for most medals during one Olympics.