Tokyo Olympics, Day 15: Schedule, highlights, UK times and more

There are plenty more medal opportunities ahead for Britain on Saturday.

Here’s all you need to know ahead of Day 15 at the Games…

Day 15 highlights

It’s already been a successful Olympics for Team GB’s boxers and Galal Yafai can add to that medal haul when he battles Carlo Paalam of the Philippines in the men’s flyweight final.

Shortly after that, Tom Daley – competing at his last Games – looks to add individual gold to his long-awaited triumph alongside Matty Lee in the men’s 10m synchro event as the final of the 10m platform diving takes place over at the Aquatics Centre.

GB’s team spearheaded by individual gold medallist Ben Maher are later in action in the showjumping final, while star-studded Team USA are out for revenge against France in the men’s basketball showpiece.

On the track, British trio Josh Kerr, Jake Wightman and Jake Heyward are all involved in the men’s 1500m final, while Morgan Lake is in the women’s high jump and there is also GB representation in the women’s 10,000m and 4x400m relay finals and the men’s pentathlon.

Back at the velodrome, it’s the men’s madison, while Katy Marchant races in the women’s sprint and Jason Kenny teams up with Carlin in the men’s keirin.

Elsewhere, Brazil take on Spain in the men’s football final, plus there’s the women’s marathon in Sapporo as well as the men’s baseball gold medal match and handball final and last round of the women’s golf competition, which is led by world no1 Nelly Korda.

Which medals are up for grabs?

Athletics (women’s marathon, women’s high jump, women’s 10,000m, men’s javelin, men’s 1500m, women’s 4x400m relay, men’s 4x400m relay)

Boxing (women’s flyweight, men’s fly, women’s welter, men’s middle)

Canoe sprint (women’s C2 500m, men’s C1 1,000m, women’s K4 500m, men’s K4 500m)

Cycling (men’s madison)

Diving (men’s 10m platform)

Equestrian (jumping team)

Karate (women’s kumite +61kg, men’s kumite +75kg)

Rhythmic gymnastics (individual)

Wrestling (women’s freestyle 50kg, men’s freestyle 65kg, men’s freestyle 97kg)

Day 15 schedule

Five must-watch events (all times BST):

06:00 – Boxing men’s flyweight final

07:00 – Diving men’s 10m platform final

11:00 – Equestrian showjumping team final

12:30 – Men’s football final

12:40 – Athletics men’s 1500m final

How to watch Day 15

TV channel: BBC will be broadcasting the best of the action live for free on terrestrial TV, with coverage running from 10:35pm on Friday evening to cover the early start for the women’s marathon.

Eurosport also have the right to the Games in the UK, with coverage beginning at 11pm.

Live stream: TV licence fee-payers can stream the action live via the BBC iPlayer. Eurosport subscribers can stream the events via Eurosport Player.

You can also follow all the action LIVE with Standard Sport’s dedicated Day 15 Olympics blog.

Source link

Related Articles

Back to top button