Thursday, August 11, 2016
Rio 2016 Highlights - Day 6
August 10, 2016 - DAY 6
On that day of the ongoing Rio 2016 Olympics, the main sporting events of the day includes Artistic Gymnastics, Canoe Slalom, Cycling Road, Diving, Fencing, Judo, Shooting, Swimming, Table Tennis, and Weightlifting.
Kohei Uchimura from Japan wins the Men's Individual All-Around Gymnastics while Oleg Verniaiev gets the silver medal and Max Whitlock from the United Kingdom gets the bronze.
At the Kayak K1 Men Final, Great Britain's Joseph Clarke is named the champion while 2nd place goes to Peter Kauzer of Slovenia and Jiri Prskavec from the Czech Republic,''
Kristin Armstrong from the US wins the gold medal at the Women's Individual Time Trail Cycling Road while silver goes to Russia's Olga Zabelinskaya and Holland's Anna Van Der Breggen. At the Men's Individual, Fabian Cancellara from Switzerland is the champion followed by 2nd placer Tom Dumoulin from Holland and 3rd placer Christopher Froome from the UK.
At the Men's Synchronised 3m Springboard Final, UK's Jack Laugher and Chris Mears are the winners of this match, trumping the likes of USA's Sam Dorman and Mike Hixon and China's Cao Yuan and Qin Kai.
Inna Deriglazova from Russia wins the Women's Foil Individual Fencing while Hungarian Aron Szilagyi wins the Men's Sabre Individual.
Japan scored double wins at the judo match with Haruka Tachimoto wins the Women's 70kg judo followed by Mashu Baker wins the men's 90kg match.
At the 50m Pistol Men's Shooting, South Korea's Jin Jongoh defeated the likes of Vietnams Hoang Xuan Vinh and North Korea's Kim Song Guk for the gold medal while at the Double Trap Men's match, Fehaid Aldeehani from the Olympic Refugee Team wins the gold medal while silver goes to Italy's Marco Innocenti and Britain's Steven Scott.
Ding Ning from China defeated her compatriot Li Xiaoxia and North Korean Kim Song I at the Women's Singles Gold Medal match, Kazakhstan Dmitriy Balandin wins the Men's 200m breaststroke, Spain's Mireia Belmonte Garcia wins the women's 200m butterfly, Kyle Chalmers from Australia wins the Men's 100m Freestyle, Yanmei Xiang from China for the Women's 69kg Group A weightlifting, and Kazakhstan's Nijat Rahimov for the Men's 77kg Group A.
For full results and schedules: https://www.rio2016.com/en/schedule-and-results