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As it happened: Rio Olympics - Day 11

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16 Aug 2016

ATHLETICS

Wenda Nel proudly nabs herself a spot in the women's 400-metre hurdles semi-finals, with a second-place finish - in a time of 55:55 - in the fourth heat.

16 Aug 2016

ATHLETICS

Heat three of the men's 110-metre hurdles brings SA's Antonio Alkana joy - his time of 13:64, for a fifth-place finish, is enough for the next round.

15 Aug 2016

SAILING

We'll be back with Asenathi Jim and Roger Hudson's results in race eight, nine and 10 of the men's 470 later.

15 Aug 2016

ATHLETICS

Last, but hopefully not least, it's LJ van Zyl in lane eight - in the closing heat of the men's 400-metre hurdle. He finishes second with a time of 49:12 - and qualifies for the semi-finals stage. So, one out of three for SA in the men's 400-metre hurdles.

15 Aug 2016

ATHLETICS

Lindsay Hanekom, in heat five of the men's 400-metre hurdle, also finishes second last with a time of 50:22. No qualification there, too.

15 Aug 2016

ATHLETICS

Here's heat four of the men's 400-metre hurdles. Le Roux Hamman finishes second last, with a time of 49:72. He definitely won't qualify for the next round.

15 Aug 2016

ATHLETICS

The men's 400-metre hurdles heats - four, five and six - will be with you shortly. Le Roux Hamman, Lindsay Hanekom and LJ van Zyl in action.

15 Aug 2016

CANOEING

Bridgitte Hartley of South Africa comes third in the semi-final of the women's kayak single 200-metre, too. This time around, she clocks 41:47 - a smidgen better than her finish earlier. It's all quick enough for a berth in the B final.

15 Aug 2016

SWIMMING

The women's 10-kilometre concludes, with SA's Michelle Weber finishing outside the medals, but consoling herself with a creditable top 20 finish - 19th, in fact. Seventh last, effectively.

15 Aug 2016

CANOEING

South Africa's Bridgitte Hartley puts in a time of 41:69 to finish an impressive third in the women's kayak single 200-metre. That books her a semi-final berth.

15 Aug 2016

ATHLETICS

SA's Godfrey Khotoso Mokoena completes his third leap in group B of the men's triple jump. His best is 16,51 metres, but that's not enough to see him advance.

15 Aug 2016

ATHLETICS

Fourth heat of the women's 200-metre now, as Justine Palframan lines up for SA in lane six. She finishes fifth, clocking 22:33, and she won't qualify for the semi-finals either.

15 Aug 2016

ATHLETICS

It's heat three of the women's 200-metre, with South Africa's Alyssa Conley in lane four. She finishes fourth, with a time of 23:17, and that's definitely not enough for semi-final qualification.

15 Aug 2016

A list of South Africans competing at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on Monday, August 15 (SA times):

ATHLETICS

14:30 - Men’s triple jump qualifying, Group B, Khotso Mokoena

14:42, 14.48 - Women’s 200m, Heat three and four, Alyssa Conley and Justine Palframan16:56,

17:03, 17:10 - Men’s 400m hurdles heats (four, five and six), Le Roux Hamman, Lindsay Hanekom and LJ van Zyl

01:56 Tuesday - Men’s 110m hurdles, heat three, Antonio Alkana02.54 Tuesday - Women’s 400m hurdles, heat four, Wenda Nel

CANOEING

14:59 - Women’s K1 200m, Heat Four, Bridgitte Hartley

SAILING

18:05 - Men’s 470 class, races 8, 9 and 10, Asenathi Jim and Roger Hudson

SWIMMING

14:00 - Women’s 10km open water event, Michelle Weber

15 Aug 2016

LIVE updates and interactive commentary from the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on Monday, August 15.
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