David Beckham And Jimmy Page To Close Beijing Olympics
Posted on Thu Aug 14, 2008 10:05 AM PDT

David Beckham becksolympics.jpg LOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - David Beckham will appear at the 2008 Beijing Olympics closing ceremony as the handover to London 2012 begins. The soccer star will arrive on top of a double-decker bus and kick a soccer ball into the crowd to celebrate. An inside source told The Mirror, "It is set to be one of the most mind-blowing spectacles ever. David was elated to be asked to take part, as was everyone who has been invited."

The closing ceremony will take place on August 24, and in addition to Beckham, Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page will perform a duet with pop sensation Leona Lewis.

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