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Event diary for Irish athletes this weekend in Rio

Event diary for Irish athletes this weekend in Rio

Here are all the Irish athletes in action on Saturday and Sunday.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 6

CYCLING

Men's road racing (Dan Martin and Nicolas Roche), 1.30pm

GYMNASTICS

Individual Competition Kieran Behan, 2.30pm

HOCKEY

India v Ireland, 3.00pm;

ROWING

Women's Individual single sculls – Sanita Purpure, 1.30pm

SUNDAY, AUGUST 7

BOXING

Preliminary rounds - Welterweight 69kg: Steven Donnelly, 3.00pm

Lightweight 60kg: David Oliver Joyce, 9.00pm

EQUESTRIAN

3-Day Eventing Team and Individual Competition: Dressage: Clare Abbott, Jony Evans, Mark Kyle, Padraig McCarthy 2.00pm

GYMNASTICS

Qualification women’s individual all-round: Ellis O’Reilly 1.45pm

HOCKEY

Netherlands v Ireland 10.00pm

ROWING

Repechage women’s single sculls: Sanita Puspure possible 1.00pm;

Round 1 women’s lightweight double sculls: Sinead Lynch and Claire Lambe 2.40pm;

Round 1 men’s lightweight double sculls: Paulí and Gary O’Donovan 3.30pm

SWIMMING

Heats Women’s 100m breaststroke: Fiona Doyle 5.0pm; Heats Men’s 100m backstroke: Shane Ryan 6.30pm

Semi-finals 100m breaststroke (possible Fiona Doyle) Semi-finals 100m backstroke Shane Ryan Ryan (2am, Monday morning)

Swimming: Nicholas Quinn, 100m breaststroke, 7.00pm