Until the Olympic games in London, few days left, and many sports fans are already wondering which of the athletes will win and in what sports will set a new world record.
Did not escape Olympic fever and the experts Goldman Sachs, which is already know how many medals will receive a national team. In addition, they calculated the economic cons and pros from the Olympics…
According to the results of the 10 last Competitions the national team of the host country usually wins 54% more medals than in the years when she performs on the road.
So, Chinese athletes have won 100 medals in various samples in Beijing and slightly over 40 at the previous Olympics. The same situation with Australia: in Sydney in 2000, the host country has won nearly 60 medals, and only about 20 medals Australian athletes managed to get on other Games.
In that regard, Goldman Sachs predicts that at the London Olympics, the British athletes will receive 11 more medals than at the competition in Beijing, and, thus, will occupy 3-e a place in the team standings (after Americans and Chinese). The Bank also expects China this summer will receive 18 medals less than at home. By the way, Russia predict a 4th place team and 25 medals.
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