Sunday 4 December 2016

Today at the Olympics: Here are all the Irish in action and a look back at yesterday's main talking points

Published 07/08/2016 | 09:50

Padraig McCarthy waves to the crowd and (right) Sanita Puspure
Padraig McCarthy waves to the crowd and (right) Sanita Puspure
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WHAT'S ON TODAY

Rowing: Lightweight double sculls women & Lightweight double sculls men 3.0 and 3.20

Boxing: Steven Donnelly (4.15) and David Oliver Joyce (9.30)

Gymnastics: Ellis O'Reilly (1.45)

Swimming: 100m breaststroke heats Fiona Doyle and 100 backstroke heats Shane Ryan (From 6pm)

Hockey: Netherlands v Ireland (10.0)

EQUESTRIAN: Three-day Eventing Team and Individual Competition:  (Dressage), (Clare Abbott, Jony Evans, Mark Kyle, Padraig McCarthy), 2.00pm

 

2016 Rio Olympics - Opening ceremony - Maracana - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 05/08/2016. Flagbearer Patrick Barnes (IRL) of Ireland leads his contingent during the opening ceremony. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS.
2016 Rio Olympics - Opening ceremony - Maracana - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 05/08/2016. Flagbearer Patrick Barnes (IRL) of Ireland leads his contingent during the opening ceremony. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS.
2016 Rio Olympics - Swimming - Preliminary - Men's 100m Breaststroke - Heats - Olympic Aquatics Stadium - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 06/08/2016. Nicholas Quinn (IRL) of Ireland competes REUTERS/David Gray FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS.
2016 Rio Olympics - Hockey - Preliminary - Men's Pool B India v Ireland - Olympic Hockey Centre - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 06/08/2016. John Jermyn (IRL) of Ireland (L) competes with Manpreet Singh (IND) of India. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS.
Clare Abbott, of Ireland, reacts while riding Euro Prince after competing in the equestrian eventing dressage competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Ireland's Nicolas Roche following the Men's Road race which takes place at Fort Copacabana on the first day of the Rio Olympics Games, Brazil. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday August 6, 2016. Photo credit should read: Mike Egerton/PA Wire. EDITORIAL USE ONLY
2016 Rio Olympics - Artistic Gymnastics - Preliminary - Men's Qualification - Subdivisions - Rio Olympic Arena - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 06/08/2016 Kieran Behan (IRL) of Ireland gets assistance after injuring himself during the men's qualifications. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS.
2016 Rio Olympics - Weightlifting - Final - Women's 48kg - Riocentro - Pavilion 2 - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 06/08/2016. Weights are prepared for the weightlifting competition. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS.
2016 Rio Olympics - Soccer - Preliminary - Women's First Round - Group E Brazil v Sweden - Olympic Stadium - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 06/08/2016. Beatriz (BRA) of Brazil celebrates after scoring their fifth goal. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes (BRAZIL - Tags: SPORT OLYMPICS SOCCER) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS.
2016 Rio Olympics - Swimming - Final - Women's 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay Final - Olympic Aquatics Stadium - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 06/08/2016. Emma McKeon (AUS) Brittany Elmslie (AUS) Bronte Campbell (AUS) and Cate Campbell (AUS) of Australia celebrate REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS.
2016 Rio Olympics - Basketball - Preliminary - Men's Preliminary Round Group A Venezuela v Serbia - Carioca Arena 1 - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 06/08/2016. Dwight Lewis (VEN) of Venezuela and Vladimir Stimac (SRB) of Serbia compete. REUTERS/Jim Young FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS.

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