DAY 11 - Highlights of all the SA athletes in Rio
Events and results for Day 11 of the Rio Olympics.
The Opals (Cayla George, Laura Hodges, Erin Phillips, Stephanie Talbot) had a battle on their hands with Serbia from the first tip off. The lead continually changed throughout the game with the Opals coming up short losing 71-73 and have been eliminated from the tournament.
Cycling – Track
Annette Edmondson went into the last event of the Omnium in 4th place but wasn’t able to improve her position in the Points Race to finish the event 8th position overall. Matthew Glaetzer finished in 10th position in the Men’s Keirin after narrowly missing the Final.
Grant Nel finished 15th in the Semi-final of the 3m Springboard competition and did not progress to the final round.
Still to come:
Chelsea Jaench will compete in the Women’s Long Jump from 9.35am (local time) today.
Cycling - Track
500m Time Trial
25km Points Race
10th (Overall placing 8th)
3m Springboard Men
did not progress