Badminton debuted in the Olympics at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona. The 2008 Games will be the 5th that badminton has been competed. 4 events, namely the Singles and Doubles for Womens and Men was held in 1992 and in 1996, Mixed Doubles was included in Atlanta Olympics.
Australia is planning to send a team of five to the 2008 Olympics to compete in badminton. Men's Singles: Stuart Gomez Men's Doubles: Ross Smith, Glenn Warfe Womens's Doubles: Tania Lutz, Eugenia Tanaka
It was Elena Dementieva
The US Olympic team got silver in the last Olympics but before they received gold
Dorothy Hamill (USA) won the womens figure skating in the 1976 winter Olympics.
The first game that held in oiympics for womens is boxing .
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