Honduras at the 2008 Summer Olympics

Honduras sent a delegation to compete at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China.

Honduras at the
2008 Summer Olympics
Flag of Honduras (2008 Olympics).svg
IOC codeHON
NOCComité Olímpico Hondureño
Websitecohonduras.com (in Spanish)
in Beijing
Competitors25 in 5 sports
Flag bearer Miguel Ferrera
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

AthleticsEdit

Key
  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round

Men
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Rolando Palacios 100 m 10.49 4 Did not advance
200 m 20.81 3 Q 20.87 7 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Jeimy Bernárdez 100 m hurdles 14.29 8 Did not advance

FootballEdit

Honduras under-23 men's national football team qualified as winners of the 2008 CONCACAF Men's Pre-Olympic Tournament and competed in Group D alongside Nigeria, Italy and South Korea.

Men's tournamentEdit

Roster

The following is the Honduras squad in the men's football tournament of the 2008 Summer Olympics.[1]

Head coach:   Gilberto Yearwood

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Kevin Hernández (1985-12-21)21 December 1985 (aged 22) 0 0   Victoria
2 2DF Quiarol Arzu (1985-03-03)3 March 1985 (aged 23) 0 0   Platense
3 2DF David Molina (1988-03-14)14 March 1988 (aged 20) 0 0   Motagua
4 2DF Samuel Caballero* (1974-12-24)24 December 1974 (aged 33) 0 0   Changchun Yatai
5 2DF Erick Norales (1985-11-02)2 November 1985 (aged 22) 0 0   Marathón
6 2DF Óscar Morales (1986-05-12)12 May 1986 (aged 22) 0 0   Real España
7 3MF Emil Martínez* (1982-09-09)9 September 1982 (aged 25) 0 0   Shanghai Shenhua
8 3MF Rigoberto Padilla (1985-12-01)1 December 1985 (aged 22) 0 0   Hispano
9 4FW Carlos Pavón* (1973-10-09)9 October 1973 (aged 34) 0 0   Real España
10 3MF Ramón Núñez (1985-11-14)14 November 1985 (aged 22) 0 0   Olimpia
11 4FW Luis Rodas (1985-01-03)3 January 1985 (aged 23) 0 0   Motagua
12 3MF Jorge Claros (1986-01-08)8 January 1986 (aged 22) 0 0   Motagua
13 3MF Hendry Thomas (c) (1985-02-23)23 February 1985 (aged 23) 0 0   Olimpia
14 4FW Jefferson Bernardez (1987-03-27)27 March 1987 (aged 21) 0 0   Motagua
15 4FW Luis López (1986-08-29)29 August 1986 (aged 21) 0 0   Marathón
16 3MF Marvin Sánchez (1986-11-02)2 November 1986 (aged 21) 0 0   Platense
17 2DF David Álvarez (1985-12-05)5 December 1985 (aged 22) 0 0   Marathón
18 1GK Obed Enamorado (1985-09-15)15 September 1985 (aged 22) 0 0   Vida
20 3MF Edder Delgado[n 1] (1986-11-20)20 November 1986 (aged 21) 0 0   Real España
21 4FW José Guity[n 2] (1985-05-19)19 May 1985 (aged 23) 0 0   Marathón

* Over-aged player.

Notes
  1. ^ Replaces Erick Norales who was injured during the competition
  2. ^ Replaces Carlos Pavón who was injured during the competition
Group play
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Italy 3 2 1 0 6 0 +6 7 Qualified for the quarterfinals
2   Cameroon 3 1 2 0 2 1 +1 5
3   South Korea 3 1 1 1 2 4 −2 4
4   Honduras 3 0 0 3 0 5 −5 0
Honduras  0–3  Italy
Report Giovinco   41'
Rossi   45' (pen.)
Acquafresca   52' (pen.)
Cameroon  1–0  Honduras
Mbia   74' Report
South Korea  1–0  Honduras
Kim Dong-jin   23' Report

RowingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heats Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Norberto Bernárdez Single sculls 9:01.27 6 SE/F Bye 8:29.65 4 FF 8:32.22 31

Qualification Legend: FA=Final A (medal); FB=Final B (non-medal); FC=Final C (non-medal); FD=Final D (non-medal); FE=Final E (non-medal); FF=Final F (non-medal); SA/B=Semifinals A/B; SC/D=Semifinals C/D; SE/F=Semifinals E/F; QF=Quarterfinals; R=Repechage

SwimmingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Javier Hernández Maradiaga 200 m butterfly 2:02.23 42 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Sharon Fajardo 50 m freestyle 27.19 51 Did not advance

TaekwondoEdit

Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage Bronze Medal Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Miguel Ferrera Men's −80 kg   Zhu G (CHN)
L 1–3
Did not advance

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Men's Olympic Football Tournament Beijing – Honduras Squad List". FIFA. Retrieved October 13, 2012.