okyo Olympics 2021 – LIVE!
Staff GB are sixth on the medals desk with ten gold, ten silver and 12 bronze for a complete of 32.
On Sunday Charlotte Worthington sensationally received gold within the inaugural ladies’s BMX park freestyle closing whereas gymnast Max Whitlock additionally bagged high honours within the males’s pommel horse closing.
GB additionally claimed silver within the 4x100m males’s medley relay to cap their finest ever Video games within the pool with eight medals. It was the second gold in Tokyo for Adam Peaty.
There may be the prospect for extra glory because the equestrian eventers are trying good in each the crew and particular person classes.
World No 1 Oliver Townend and his teammates Laura Collett and Tom McEwen maintain an enormous lead of 17.9 penalties within the crew occasion. Townend additionally heads the person race for gold on 23.60, with a slender benefit over Germany’s Julia Krajewski. Collett occupies the bronze medal place and McEwen is sixth.
Charlotte Dobson and Saskia Tidey have an out of doors likelihood of a ladies’s 49er FX crusing race.
Weightlifter Emily Campbell can also be in motion within the ladies’s +87kg class. One among her opponents will likely be New Zealand’s Laurel Hubbard, the primary transgender athlete to compete within the Video games. That begins at 11:50am.
Different highlights of Day Ten embrace the medal occasions within the ladies’s 100m hurdles, the boys’s 3,000m steeplechase and the ladies’s crew dash within the velodrome.
Lamont Jacobs to BBC
“It’s superb, it’s incredible, it’s a dream, Olympic champion in 100m I’ve no phrases.
“It’s a gold medal, it’s eternally, I’m very blissful. Watching Gianmarco [Tamberi] was an enormous increase, it’s incredible.
“My goal was to reach within the closing, was within the closing, most focus and run my line. It’s incredible for Italy, I feel there’s a massive celebration like for the soccer.”
Staff GB: Hockey
India beat Staff GB males 3-1 to achieve the semi-finals.
Nice Britain are going dwelling.
Tsimanouskaya ‘taken to airport towards her needs’
Belarusian sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya known as on the Worldwide Olympic Committee (IOC) on Sunday to get entangled in her case after saying she had been faraway from the nationwide crew and brought to Tokyo airport towards her needs over her criticism of nationwide coaches.
“I’m asking the Worldwide Olympic Committee for assist,” Tsimanouskaya stated within the video, posted on the Telegram channel of the Belarusian Sport Solidarity Basis, a bunch that helps athletes jailed or sidelined for his or her political beliefs.
“There may be strain towards me. They’re making an attempt to get me in a foreign country with out my permission. I’m asking the IOC to get entangled.”
Gold, silver and bronze all ran PBs. Discuss stepping up when it counts.
All six males who completed ran beneath 10 seconds. Outstanding.
Fred Kerley of United States received the silver whereas Andre de Grasse of Canada took the bronze.
It’s GOLD for Lamont Jacobs!
What an evening for Italy! Lamont Jacobs in 9.80seconds!
…and it’s Staff GB’s Zharnel Hughes.
Right here we go…
Proper, we’re seconds away from the boys’s 100m closing.
Matt Majendie in Tokyo
I’m unsure it’s attainable for the bounce occasions to have bought themselves higher to a worldwide viewers than tonight. Usually on the Diamond League occasions, athletes complain they are often second-class residents.
However with the highlight on them, they delivered some nice drama. Rojas’ win was by no means unsure however nonetheless extremely spectacular whereas Barshim and Tamberi agreed to share the gold, each of them celebrating after recovering from respective career-threatening accidents.
Now time for the 100m boys to ship…
Two gold medals in excessive bounce?
All a bit complicated as Tamberi of Italy and Barshim of Qatar are each screaming in celebration after officers have a brief dialogue.
Affirmation from Matt shortly.