Crew GB will probably be hoping to spice up their medal tally even additional on Day 9 of the Video games in Japan.
Tremendous Saturday noticed Britain enhance their whole to twenty-eight, with a world-record triumph within the 4x100m blended medley relay making it the nation’s most profitable Olympics so far within the pool, with that gorgeous achievement coming scorching on the heels of gold within the first-ever blended triathlon relay.
Karriss Artingstall and Emma Wilson additionally claimed bronze in boxing and windsurfing respectively, though there was big disappointment for Crew GB athletics poster woman and fundamental observe hope Dina Asher-Smith as she failed to achieve the ultimate of the ladies’s 100m earlier than tearfully withdrawing from the 200m as a consequence of a hamstring harm.
The eagerly awaited males’s 100m remaining – the primary with out Usain Bolt since 2004 – is developing on Sunday, with favorite Trayvon Bromell solely coming via his warmth as a quickest loser.
There’s a lot extra observe and subject motion and medals to be determined at present, whereas within the pool GB will hope to say extra success within the 4x100m males’s medley relay, with Dan Jervis and Ben Proud additionally in finals motion.
It’s additionally the ultimate of the boys’s flooring and pommel horse in gymnastics as Max Whitlock hopes so as to add to his two Olympic titles, whereas within the crusing world bronze medallist Alison Younger competes within the Laser Radial.
Different Day 9 highlights embrace the finale of the boys’s golf match – the place Xander Schauffele holds a one-shot lead going into the ultimate spherical – and the boys’s tennis singles remaining between Alexander Zverev and Karen Khachanov.
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Males’s 100m remaining to return… Bromell solely simply will get via heats
The boys’s 100m remaining is the spotlight of Day 9, with the competitors now large open after the retirement of sprinting icon Usain Bolt in 2017.
America’s Trayvon Bromell is taken into account the favorite, although solely squeezed via to the semis on Saturday as one of many three quickest losers after coming fourth in his warmth in a time of 10.05 seconds.
There is no such thing as a world champion Christian Coleman at these Video games in fact, with the likes of Andre De Grasse, Yohan Blake, Fred Kerley, Ronnie Baker and Akani Simbine thought-about among the many different potential contenders for gold.
British trio Zharnel Hughes, Reece Prescod and CJ Ujah all made it via to the semis, in the meantime.
Hughes is the reigning European champion, whereas Ujah is the British champion.
Crew GB favourites for extra swimming gold
Crew GB are having fun with their most profitable Video games within the swimming pool after Kathleen Dawson, Adam Peaty, James Man and Anna Hopkin set a brand new world document en path to successful gold within the blended 4x100m medley relay on Saturday.
Will there be extra British triumphs to have a good time on the Tokyo Aquatics Centre tonight?
Peaty, Man, Duncan Scott and Luke Greenbank are reigning world champions within the males’s 4x100m medley relay and they are going to be favourites to seal one other gold.
In the meantime, Ben Proud goes up in opposition to the formidable American Caeleb Dressel – out for his fourth gold at these Olympics – within the remaining of the boys’s 50m freestyle, whereas Dan Jervis is within the remaining of the boys’s 1500m free.
What medals are up for grabs at present?
25 medal occasions to return in whole on Sunday! It’s going to be a busy day…
Inventive gymnastics (males’s flooring, ladies’s vault, males’s pommel horse, ladies’s uneven bars)
Athletics (ladies’s shot put, males’s excessive leap, ladies’s triple leap, males’s 100m)
Badminton (ladies’s singles)
Biking (ladies’s BMX freestyle, males’s BMX freestyle)
Diving (ladies’s 3m springboard)
Fencing (males’s workforce foil)
Crusing (laser radial ladies, laser males)
Swimming (males’s 50m free, ladies’s 50m free, males’s 1500m free, ladies’s 4x100m medley relay, males’s 4x100m medley relay)
Tennis (males’s singles, ladies’s doubles, blended doubles)
Weightlifting (ladies’s 76kg)
TV channel: BBC will probably be broadcasting one of the best of the motion stay free of charge on terrestrial TV, with protection working from 12:10am on Sunday morning.
Eurosport even have the rights to the Video games within the UK.
Stay stream: TV licence fee-payers can stream the motion stay by way of the BBC iPlayer. Eurosport subscribers can stream the occasions by way of Eurosport Participant.
Roku customers can watch iPlayer utilizing a Roku streaming system or Roku powered TV.
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Crew GB took their spectacular medal tally to twenty-eight and counting – with eight whole golds – on Tremendous Saturday, although there was additionally large disappointment as Britain’s poster woman, athletics captain and fundamental observe hope Dina Asher-Smith didn’t make the ladies’s 100m remaining after which tearfully introduced her withdrawal from the 200m occasion as a consequence of a hamstring harm.
What’s going to Day 9 have in retailer?
Keep tuned for all of the build-up and stay updates, with Matt Majendie and Malik Ouzia on the bottom in Tokyo…
Bencic beats Vondrousova to seal gold
Belinda Bencic sealed Switzerland’s first Olympic gold medal in ladies’s tennis after overcoming Marketa Vondrousova late in Tokyo.
The world no12 sealed a 7-5 2-6 6-3 victory over the Czech.
Bencic may win a second gold tomorrow when she groups up with Viktorija Golubic to face Czech No1 seeds Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova within the ladies’s doubles remaining.
Two extra golds for Crew GB at present
One other gold medal within the pool and one other within the first ever Olympic blended triathlon relay has moved Nice Britain’s tally to eight, complimenting the 9 silver and 11 bronze medals procured in Tokyo.
Within the 4x100m medley relay, Kathleen Dawson, Adam Peaty, James Man and Anna Hopkin registered a time of three:37.58, 1.28 seconds forward of China who took silver, with Australia getting bronze.
Earlier within the day, Jess Learmonth, Jonny Brownlee, Georgia Taylor-Brown and Alex Yee gained the blended triathlon relay, beating USA by 14 seconds and forward of France in third.
It was Jonny Brownlee’s first-ever gold medal after he claimed bronze in London and silver in Rio – and it is available in his remaining Olympic race.
Bronze medals for windsurfer Emma Wilson and boxer Karriss Artingstall added sheen to a different profitable day in Japan.
There was disappointment within the ladies’s sevens rugby because the facet misplaced their bronze medal match 21-12 to Fiji.
Crew GB now occupy sixth place on the medals desk. China nonetheless prime the charts with 21 golds and a complete of 46 medals, adopted by Japan, the USA, the Russian Olympics Committee and Australia.
Girls’s tennis remaining strikes into remaining set
Switzerland’s Belinda Bencic is hoping to safe her nation’s first gold medal however she’s in a canine struggle with Marketa Vondrousova of the Czech Republic within the ladies’s tennis remaining.
The primary set went the best way of the Swiss 7-5 however Vondrousova stormed again to say the second 6-2.
Earlier at present Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina got here again after shedding the primary set 6-1 to beat Kazakstan’s Elena Rybakina within the bronze medal match.
Soccer semi-finals confirmed
It’s been a sensational day of soccer.
Spain overcame Ivory Coast 5-2 after further time whereas Japan edged out New Zealand 4-2 on penalties following a goalless draw.
Within the tie of the spherical Mexico beat South Korea 6-3 after Brazil claimed a comparatively sedate 1-0 win over Egypt.
On Tuesday Mexico tackle Brazil earlier than Japan play Spain within the males’s semi-finals.
On Monday within the ladies’s remaining 4, world champions USA play their northern neighbours Canada and Sweden play GB’s conquerers Australia.
Crew GB win remaining pool match in ladies’s hockey
They have been already via to the quarterfinals, however Nice Britain’s ladies’s hockey workforce have rounded off their stint within the pool stage with a 2-0 win over Eire.
Objectives from Hannah Martin and Susannah Townsend accomplished the comfy victory.
GB will now face Spain within the quarter-finals.