Germany wins men's kayak double (K2) 1,000m gold
2008-08-22 08:58:25 GMT 2008-08-22 16:58:25 (Beijing Time) Xinhua
Martin Hollstein (R) and Andreas Ihle of Germany celebrate after winning the Kayak double (K2) 1000m men final of Beijing 2008 Olympic Games Canoe/Kayak Flatwater event in Beijing, China, Aug. 22, 2008. The German pair clinched the gold medal in this event with a time of 3:11.809. (Xinhua/Jiang Enyu)
BEIJING, Aug. 22 (Xinhua) -- Germany claimed the men's kayak double (K2) 1,000m title in three minutes and 11.809 seconds at the Beijing Olympics on Friday.
Denmark took the silver in 3:13.580, and Italy got the bronze in 3:14.750.