DAY 12 - Highlights of all the SA athletes in Rio

DAY 12 - Highlights of all the SA athletes in Rio

Events and results for Day 12 of the Rio Olympics.

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Basketball Men

The Aussie Boomers (Joe Ingles) dominated Lithuania in their Quarter-final match with an emphatic 90-64 win. They have now progressed to the Semi-finals where they will face either Croatia or Serbia (match to be played at 11.156am today).

Cycling – BMX

London Silver medallist Sam Willoughby and Olympic debutant Anthony Dean hit the track in the Seeding runs for the BMX competition. Sam will compete in the 3rd heat of the Quarter-finals while Anthony races in the 4th heat in the early hours of Friday morning.

Water Polo

Our Water Polo women (Isobel Bishop) comfortably defeated host nation Brazil 14 – 7 to go into the 5th place playoff against Spain.

Olympic Games Schedule & Results - SASI Athletes

SPORT

EVENT

ATHLETE/S

ROUND

OPPOSITION

RESULT

Basketball

Men

Joe Ingles

Quarter-final

Lithuania

Win 90-64

Water Polo

Women

Isobel Bishop

5th - 12th Playoff

Brazil

Win 11-4

Cycling - BMX

Men

Anthony Dean

Seeding Runs


20th

Progressed to Quarter-final

Cycling - BMX

Men

Sam Willoughby

Seeding Runs


3rd

Progressed to Quarter-final

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