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Rafaela Silva, judo, -57kg 2.05pm

One of Brazil’s best hopes for a gold medal honed her skills in the no­to­ri­ous City of God favela, and is now a world cham­pion in her weight class. Should shine, pro­vided she copes with the ex­pec­ta­tion.

Women’s Rugby Sevens fi­nal 11pm

Rugby will crown its first gold medal­ist since 1924 when the women’s com­pe­ti­tion reaches a cli­max tonight.

Event­ing (in­di­vid­ual and team cross-coun­try) 2pm

The cross-coun­try day is al­ways the most spec­tac­u­lar of the Olympic event­ing com­pe­ti­tion, and Rio should be no ex­cep­tion. Palm trees and cute mock cot­tages help form the fences on a course de­signed by France’s Pierre Michelet.

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