When and how

The Daily Telegraph - Total Football - - RIO 2016 -

Tim­ing The eight-team fi­nal is at 8pm (BST) to­day.

For­mat Each pair does six dives. Seven judges award a score out of 10 for each, tak­ing into ac­count start­ing po­si­tion, take-off, flight and en­try. The two high­est and two low­est scores are dis­carded and re­main­ing three added to­gether and mul­ti­plied by the dive’s dif­fi­culty tar­iff to give a fi­nal score.

Chances A medal is likely but strong favourites are China’s Chen Aisen and Lin Yue.

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