Tokyo 2020: Day Ten Review

It was a day of heartbreak for many of our Australian teams on Day 10. But, it was the Opals who defied all odds to secure themselves a spot in the quarter-finals with a 27 point victory over Puerto Rico.

Image: Linden Hall cruises her way into the Women's 1500m semi-final, Credit: Getty Images / Australian Olympic Team

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All VIS Results 

 

SHOOTING
Men's 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Stage 2 (Sergei Evglevski)** 
17TH

ATHLETICS 
Women's 1500m Heat 1 (Georgia Griffith) 
14TH (HEAT)
Women's 1500m Heat 3 (Linden Hall) 
3RD (HEAT - QUALIFIED FOR SEMI) 

HOCKEY
Hockeyroos V India quarter-final (Amy Lawton, Rach Lynch) 
LOSS 1 - 0 

 

DIVING
Men's 3m Springboard Preliminary (Shixin Li)  
27TH 

CYCLING
Men's Team Pursuit Qualifying (Kelland O'Brien, Luke Plapp) 
5TH 

SOCCER
Australia V Sweden semi-final (Steph Catley) 
LOSS 1 - 0 (QUALIFY FOR BRONZE MEDAL MATCH) 

BASKETBALL
Opals V Puerto Rico (Jenna O'Hea) 
WIN 96 - 69 (QUALIFY FOR QUARTER-FINAL) 

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