Olympics: ST's pick of the key events (Aug 10 & 11)

Simone Biles of the USA competes on the beam during the women's qualifications at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Simone Biles of the USA competes on the beam during the women's qualifications at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.PHOTO: REUTERS

ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS

Men's individual all-around final (Aug 11, 3am)

Japan's Kohei Uchimura will hope to rebound from his shock fall in the horizontal bars and clinch a second straight Olympic gold.

CYCLING

Men's/Women's individual time-trial (Aug 10, from 7.30pm)

Britain's Chris Froome will have one last chance to add an Olympic gold to his Tour de France title.

FOOTBALL

Men's group stage: Brazil v Denmark (Aug 11, 9am)

After two 0-0 draws, Brazil's football team are in danger of being yet another laughing stock.  They need to beat Denmark to ensure qualification into the quarter-finals. 

BASKETBALL

Men's group stage: Australia v United States (Aug 11, 6am)

The star-studded Americans will need to deal with the physical Australians, who are led by Golden State Warriros centre Andrew Bogut.