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.