Olympics live: Tom Walsh and Jacko Gill look to advance to shot put final, Simone Biles takes bronze in return
New Zealand have won two Olympic gold medals in canoeing, one silver in sailing and one bronze in boxing – the day is far from over.
Lisa Carrington won a third consecutive Olympic gold medal in her specialty event.
The New Zealand paddler won her K1 200m women’s canoe-kayak final on Tuesday afternoon at the Tokyo Olympics, giving her gold again after her triumphs in the same category in London in 2012 and four years more late in Rio.
Yachties Peter Burling and Blair Tuke, won a silver medal in the 49er single scull final after a close final between Germany and Great Britain which saw the British take the gold.
Boxer David Nyika settled for the bronze medal after losing to his Russian opponent in the heavyweight medal fight.
At the velodrome, the women’s pursuit team and the men’s sprint team watch the medal races and at the Olympic Stadium, Julia Ratcliffe throws the hammer in her attempt for the podium just before midnight while competitor Tom Walsh also kicks off her competition shot put.
Join us here around noon for continuous live coverage of all New Zealanders in Tokyo.
Kiwis in action at the Tokyo Olympics on Day 11 Tuesday (New Zealand times):
12:16 p.m .: Sam Tanner (first round of the men’s 1,500m, series 2)
12:27 p.m .: Nick Willis (first round of the men’s 1,500m, round 3)
SPRINT IN CANO
12:30 p.m .: Lisa Carrington (K1 Women’s 200m Semi-Final 1)
13:23: Alicia Hoskin & Teneale Hatton (K2 Women’s 500m Semi-Final 1)
1:30 p.m .: Lisa Carrington & Caitlin Regal (K2 Women’s 500m Semi Final 2)
14:37: Lisa Carrington (Women’s K1 200m final *)
3:46 p.m .: Lisa Carrington & Caitlin Regal, Alicia Hoskin & Teneale Hatton (Women’s K2 500m final *)
1 p.m .: Anton Down-Jenkins (men’s 3m springboard semi-final *)
6 p.m .: Anton Down-Jenkins (men’s 3m springboard final *)
3.18 p.m .: David Nyika v Muslim Gadzhimagomedov (Russia) (men’s heavyweight semi-final 1)
3.15 p.m .: Paul Snow-Hansen & Dan Willcox (races 470 men 9, 10)
4:33 p.m .: Peter Burling & Blair Tuke (49er medal)
17:33: Josh Junior (Finnish medal)
CYCLING – TRACK
6.30 p.m .: Bryony Botha, Rushlee Buchanan, Holly Edmondston, Kirstie James & Jaime Nielsen v Australia (women’s team pursuit, first round, round 1)
6:58 p.m .: Sam Dakin, Ethan Mitchell & Sam Webster (Men’s Team Sprint Qualifying)
19:36: Aaron Gate, Regan Gough, Jordan Kerby, Campbell Stewart & Corbin Strong v Italy (Men’s Team Pursuit, First Round, Round 3)
From 7:50 p.m.: Sam Dakin, Ethan Mitchell & Sam Webster (men’s team sprint, first round)
8:19 p.m .: Bryony Botha, Rushlee Buchanan, Holly Edmondston, Kirstie James & Jaime Nielsen (women’s team pursuit, medals *)
8:41 p.m .: Sam Dakin, Ethan Mitchell & Sam Webster (men’s team sprint, medals *)
10 p.m .: Bruce Goodin, Daniel Meech, Uma O’Neill (Individual Show Jumping Qualifier)
10:15 p.m .: Tom Walsh (Men’s Shot Put Qualifying, Group A)
11:35 p.m .: Julia Ratcliffe (Women’s Hammer Throw Final)
11:40 p.m .: Jacko Gill (Men’s Shot Put Qualifying, Group B)