Tokyo Olympics: Aussies in action on Day 17 and Day 16 results

August 8, 2021 BY

Australia's Nicola Mcdermott reacts after another successful jump in the women's high jump final. Photo: DAVID J. PHILLIP/AP

AUSTRALIA  - 17 gold, 6 silver, 22 bronze   What's on today? ATHLETICS Men's Marathon (Brett Robinson, Jack Rayner, Liam Adams), Olympic Stadium/New National Stadium CYCLING TRACK Women's Omnium all four rounds, final (Annette Edmondson), Men's Keirin quarter-finals, semi-finals and final (Matthew Glaetzer and Matthew Richardson), Izu Velodrome   How the Aussies fared on Day 16 ATHLETICS Women's High Jump Final - Nicola McDermott - Silver medal, Eleanor Patterson - 5th; Men's 1500m Final - Stewart McSweyn - 7th, Ollie Hoare - 11th; Women's Marathon Ellie Pashley - 23rd, Lisa Weightman - 26th, Sinead Diver - 10th WATER POLO Women's Classification - Australia bt Netherlands 14-7, finish 5th CANOE SPRINT Women's Kayak Four 500m - Australia - 7th; Men's Kayak Four 500m - Australia - 6th DIVING Men's 10m Final - Cassiel Rousseau - 8th GOLF Women's Individual, final round - Hannah Green - tied 5th, Minjee Lee - tied 29th RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS Group Qualification - Australia (Alannah Mathews, Alexandra Aristoteli, Emily Abbot, Felicity White, Himeka Onoda) - eliminated MODERN PENTATHLON Men's Swimming, Fencing Bonus, Riding Show Jumping, Laser Run - Edward Fernon - 31st overall CYCLING TRACK Men's Keirin first round and repechage - Matthew Glaetzer and Matthew Richardson - advance to quarter-finals; Men's Madison final - Leigh Howard  and Kelland O'Brien - DNF ARTISTIC SWIMMING Team Free Routine - Australia - last BASKETBALL Men's bronze medal game - Australia bt Slovenia 107-93 - WITH AAP
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