Singaporeans in action

JOSEPH SCHOOLING
Swimming: Men's 100m butterfly finals (9.12am)

FENG TIANWEI, YU MENGYU, ZHOU YIHAN
Table tennis: Women's team q-finals - (9pm) if they advance

LIANG XIAOYU
Badminton: Women's singles group stage - v Delphine Lansac (Fra) (8.35pm)

SAIYIDAH AISYAH
Rowing: Women's single sculls repechage final (from 8.40pm) if she advances

COLIN CHENG
Sailing: Men's Laser, races 9 & 10 (tomorrow, 12.05am)

ELIZABETH YIN
Sailing: Women's Laser Radial, races 9 & 10 (tomorrow, 12.15am)

JUSTIN LIU/DENISE LIM
Sailing: Nacra 17 mixed, races 7 & 8 (tomorrow, 12.15am)

GRISELDA KHNG/SARA TAN
Sailing: Women's 49er FX, races 4, 5 & 6 (tomorrow, 12.05am)


Pick of the action

21 GOLDS AT STAKE

ATHLETICS
Men's 100m prelims (8.44pm) Singapore's Timothee Yap will feature, while Usain Bolt begins his 'triple-triple' quest. British stars Mo Farah and Jessica Ennis-Hill attempt to retain their men's 10,000m and heptathlon titles respectively.

FOOTBALL
Men's q-finals: Brazil v Colombia (tomorrow, 9am) Having finally found their shooting touch in the 4-0 win over Denmark, Brazil face their toughest opponents yet - defending champions Colombia.

SWIMMING
Men's 1,500m freestyle, 100m butterfly, men's and women's 4x100m medley (from tomorrow, 9.12am) The final day of swimming sees Sun Yang defending his 1,500m crown. The finale will be the medley relays, where Michael Phelps will likely swim his final Olympic race.


Tweetbits

You're the toughest little 16 year old I've ever met and I'm not saying that just cause I'm a proud bro.

MARCUS HERNANDEZ
The older brother of American gymnast Laurie (above) pens an Instagram message congratulating his sister on winning the women's team gold.


Winning shot


American film star Matthew McConaughey (arm raised) has been a frequent spectator in Rio at the swimming and table tennis competitions. He is accompanied by his wife Camila Alves, a model and designer. PHOTO: AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 13, 2016, with the headline 'Singaporeans in action'. Print Edition | Subscribe