Sunday, August 14, 2016

Four golds put Britain in second place in the Olympic table

Congratulations to Max Whitlock, Jason Perry and Justin Rose who between them won four Gold medals in Rio, taking Team GB to second place behind the USA and ahead of China in the medal table.

Gymnast Max Whitlock's historic double success, with gold on both the floor and the pommel horse mad him the first British gymnast to win Olympic Gold - and he did it twice. In between came Justin Rose's two-shot victory in the golf.

Then cyclist Jason Kenny beat team-mate Callum Skinner for GB's 14th gold.

Louis Smith won silver in the pommel horse and Nick Dempsey did likewise in the windsurfing to keep Britain on track for their Rio medal target of 48.

Congratulations to all of them.

Meanwhile Andy Murray is taking part in the Tennis men's singles final. Murray won the first set but is currently serving to save the second ...

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