Wednesday, August 10, the Ukrainian Olympic team at the Summer Olympic games 2016 in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) will fight for medals in at least three sports: road Cycling (men & women), rowing (men and women) and gymnastics (men), writes MFN.
As of the morning of 10 August, the Ukrainian Olympic team already has two medals: a silver for ball shooting and bronze in fencing.
Cycling: road. Women, race with separate start:
14:30 – medal will fight Anna Nightingale, silver medalist of the world Championships road Cycling 2014.
Cycling: road. Men, race with separate start:
16:00 – Ukraine is Andriy Grivko, who in 2008 took 5-th place in the road race at the world Championships in the Italian town of Varese.
Rowing. Male, four pairs:
16:22 in the four competing Ukrainian Ivan Dovgodko, Artem Morozov, Olexandr Nadtoka and Dmytro Mikhay.
Rowing. Women, four pairs:
16:34 – for the medal will fight Anastasia Kozhenkova, Darina Skygazer, Olena Buryak and Eugene Nimchenko.
Gymnastics. Men, absolute championship:
22:00 – to win wants Oleg Verniaiev, world champion in gymnastics, a participant of the 2012 Olympics.
Shooting. Men 50 m pistol:
15:00 – Oleg Omelchuk will try to qualify, and 18:00 to participate in the finals.
Fencing. Women foil individual competition:
15:35 – Olga Leleyko will meet Frenchwoman Astrid GWAR in the round of 32. If all goes well, the Ukrainian athlete will participate in the round of 16 (17:00), quarterfinals (18:00), semifinals (23:30) finale (01:20).
Judo. Men up to 90 kg:
17:31 – rival Kejo NABA in the round of 32 yet determined. Today will be the round of 16, quarterfinals, semifinals and finals (23:01).
Archery. Women individual competition:
18:02 – Anastasia Pavlova will compete with Kazakh Louise Sidaway in the round of 64. If you win, then later will participate in the round of 32.
Fencing. Men, sabre individual competition:
19:05 – Andrew Berry will compete with the Iranian Mojtabai Abedini in the round of 32. Also today will be the round of 16 and quarterfinals, and at night the semi-finals and finals.
Tennis. Women singles:
21:15 – Elina Svitolina, sensationally defeated American Serena Williamsin the quarterfinals will meet Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic).
On account of our team is still two medals – «silver» Igor Kulish in the air rifle shooting and a bronze Olga Harlan in the women’s individual tournament on fencing on swords. The overall leader remains the USA team.
At Tuesday, Americans have 26 medals — 9 gold, 8 silver and 9 bronze. After the Americans go team China (8-3-6, 17), Hungary (4-1-1, 6) and Australia (4-1-1, 6). The rest of the national teams — not more than 3 medals.
The Olympics is 2016 in Rio de Janeiro from 5 to 21 August.
The fifth day of the Olympic games in Rio: the Ukrainians will compete for medals in Cycling and gymnastics 10.08.2016