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Nepal competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics which were held in Beijing, People's Republic of China from August 8 to August 24, 2008. The country was represented by eight athletes, who competed in judo, shooting, swimming and taekwondo.[1][2]

Nepal at the
2008 Summer Olympics
Flag of Nepal.svg
IOC codeNEP
NOCNepal Olympic Committee
Websitewww.nocnepal.org.np
in Beijing
Competitors8 in 5 sports
Flag bearer Deepak Bista
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Contents

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 Final
Result Rank
Arjun Kumar Basnet Marathon 2:23:09 45
Women
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Chandra Kala Thapa 100 m 13.15 9 Did not advance

JudoEdit

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Repechage 3 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
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Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Devu Thapa Women's −63 kg Bye   Wang C-F (TPE)
L 0000–1000
Did not advance

ShootingEdit

Women
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Phool Maya Kyapchhaki 10 m air rifle 380 46 Did not advance

SwimmingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Prasiddha Jung Shah 50 m freestyle 27.59 81 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Karishma Karki 50 m freestyle 32.35 81 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
Deepak Bista Men's −80 kg   Saei (IRI)
L 0–7
Did not advance   Zhu G (CHN)
L 2–6
Did not advance

WeightliftingEdit

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Kamal Bahadur Adhikari Men's −69 kg 114 28 154 22 268 22

ReferencesEdit