Olympics Day Six Wrap Up

Olympics Day Six Wrap Up

Highlights: The women’s 100m freestyle was taken out by the favourite Ranomi Krowidjojo in 53.00, an Olympic record time. The girls were hot on her heels finishing only two-tenths behind here. Aussie Mel Schlanger just missed out on the medals. Michael Phelps...
Olympics Day Five Wrap Up

Olympics Day Five Wrap Up

Highlights: Hungarian breaststroker Daniel Gyurta breaks the world record in the 200m breaststroke, just touching out the Brit Michael Jamieson. Chinese Liuyang Jiao overtakes Spaniard Mireia Belmonte Garcia in the last 50m of the 200m butterfly to win by over a...
Olympics Day Four Wrap Up

Olympics Day Four Wrap Up

Highlights: US Allison Schmidt controlled the 200m freestyle to comfortably win the event. Aussie Bronte Barratt picked up the bronze. Michael Phelps mistimes the finish in his pet event, the 200m butterfly to be touched out by South African Chad le Clos by 0.05. 16...
Day Three Olympics Wrap Up

Day Three Olympics Wrap Up

Highlights from day three: French sprinter Yannick Agnel steps up to win the 200m freestyle over Sun Yang and Taehwan Park who tied for silver. Agnel is in good form for the 100m freestyle. US swimmers Missy Franklin comes home strong to touch out Aussie Emily Seebom...
Olympics Day Two Wrap Up

Olympics Day Two Wrap Up

Two world records in one night and we’re just getting started. Highlights included: Dana Vollmer from the US beating the rest of the field by almost 1 second in the 100m butterfly and breaking the world record in 55.98. The pec-dancing South African Cameron van...