Quote of the day
"After three hours of staring, I admitted defeat and had a walk
round the village on my own, just thinking and watching all the Russians
coming in at 5.30 in the morning, all of them incredibly drunk" -- British long-jumper Greg Rutherford savours being an Olympic champion.
Irish in action
10.05 Athletics: 100m Hurdles heats (Derval O'Rourke).
11.00 Shooting: Trap Qualification Rd 2 (Derek Burnett).
2.30 Boxing: Women's Lightweight quarter-finals (Katie Taylor v Natasha Jonas).
1.0 Sailing: Laser Radial Medal Race (Annalise Murphy).
3.0 & 3.45 Men's 49ers (Ryan Seaton) Race 14 & Race 15
2.0 Men's Laser (James Espey) Medal Race
12.0 & 1.15 Men's 470 (Ger Owens and Scott Flanigan) Race 7 & Race 8
2.0 Equestrian: Showjumping Third Qualifier (Cian O'Connor).