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  1. Usain Bolt wins 200m gold in 19.78 seconds - his eighth gold in all
  2. Adam Gemili fourth with same time (20.12) as Lemaitre in third
  3. GB's Eilidh Doyle last in 400m hurdles final
  4. Gold - Jade Jones wins 57kg taekwondo gold - GB's 22nd gold
  5. Gold - Mills & Clark win sailing's 470 women class
  6. Gold - Alistair Brownlee wins triathlon gold and brother Jonny the silver
  7. Silver - GB's Heath and Schofield finish second in kayak double 200m
  8. Bronze - GB's Ellis and Langridge beat China to win badminton medal
  9. Boxing - Nicola Adams wins -51kg semi-final to ensure at least silver

Live Reporting

By Tom Rostance

All times stated are UK

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Good night!

So Usain Bolt did what Usain Bolt does. Jade Jones did what Jade Jones does.

Team GB did what Team GB does.

And now it's time for us all to get some rest and do it all again tomorrow.

It's been a pleasure, as ever.

Team GB

Track the medals

Great Britain have now won 22 golds, and 56 medals in total at these Games. An incredible haul.

Find out more on each and every one here. 


Bolt by a mile

Men's 200m final

Usain Bolt might have been disappointed with his time but look at how far back the rest of the field are.




Watch here to see Norway's last gasp equaliser in the women's handball semi-final against Russia. 

Last gasp handball equaliser to take it extra time


A smile and a selfie for everyone.

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'Elvis is in the building'

Aimee Lewis

BBC Sport in Rio

Fans are craning their necks just to get a glimpse of Usain Bolt. "Boooolt!" they scream just to get him to look their way. They've seen him perform and they want to see more. He glimpses up every now and again, and they yell as if the Beatles or Elvis were in the building. 


Bolt's 200m times

Usain Bolt ran 19.78 seconds to win his seventh global 200m title. Here are those times in those finals:

2008 Olympic Games, Beijing - 19.30 WR

2009 World Championships, Berlin - 19.19 WR

2011 World Championships, Daegu - 19.40 

2012 Olympic Games, London - 19.32

2013 World Championships, Moscow - 19.66

2015 World Championships, Beijing - 19.55

2016 Olympic Games, Rio - 19.78

Have Brazilian fans been burned?

Alistair Magowan

BBC Sport in Rio

Beach volleyball
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Maybe it's the damp weather, maybe it's because Brazil lost both the bronze and gold medal match in the women's beach volleyball last night, or maybe it's because it was a Dutch-Russian bronze medal match tonight, which the Netherlands won, but there is a distinct lack of energy in the Copacabana arena. 

Still, there is another 45 minutes until home favourites Bruno Schmidt and Alison Cerutti take on Italian pair Paolo Nicolai and Daniele Lupo so plenty of time for the locals to turn up. Cariocas like to leave it late and the warm-up man is giving it both barrels. 

Runaway victory! Jordan take evasive action to win gold

Men's 68kg Taekwondo final

Jordan's Abughaush takes evasive action to win gold!

Here's something you haven't seen before...

Escape to victory! Fighter runs away to win gold


Jordan's first ever gold in men's 68kg

Jordan have their first ever medal and its gold!

Watch it here as Jordan hero Ahmad Abughaush beats Russia's Alexey Denisenko in the final of the men's 68kg Taekwondo.

Abughaush wins Jordan's first ever medal

'Senses working overtime'

Tom Fordyce

Chief sports writer in Rio

Bolt often looks like he's working much harder over 200m. Even in WR Berlin '09 grimaces & strain. But also genuine disappointment with time.

Daley v Ashton - who'd win?

Ashton Eaton's gold: 1st time the decathlon has been retained since Daley Thompson in 1984.

Ashton Eaton's gold: 1st time the decathlon has been retained since Daley Thompson in 1984.

A busy night awaits

Men's decathlon

Aimee Lewis

BBC Sport in Rio

Ashton Eaton's decathlon finished quite a while ago,  but the Olympic champion is still weaving his way through what the media call the 'mixed zone' -  podiums of broadcasters wanting a word, or two. There's only one man who is more in demand and that is Usain Bolt. Who knows what time he'll be finished with his edit duties.


Eight down, one to go

Bolt golds

Bolt's special numbers

8 - Number of Olympic titles won

9.58 - 100m world record

19.19 - 200m world record

21 - Age at which he won his first Olympic gold

30 - Age he will turn on Sunday

2007 - Year he last lost over 200m at a major championships

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Rodney Watson: What are we going to do without Usain Bolt? In races we'll all be saying "What if Usain was there?"    

Rick: Bolt is a legend. That is all   

Douglas Cramphorn: Bolt looked fatigued towards the end.....but still destroyed everybody else! 3rd olympics on the trot and he's still at it! WOW!  

'The greatest sprinter that ever lived'

Men's 200m final

Mike Costello

Radio 5 live athletics correspondent

The end of an era. The greatest sprinter that has ever lived. His action might only last 10 or 20 seconds but people remember it for much. much longer. Now the sport has to find the future without him.

A cast of legends

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Usain Bolt: "I am trying to be one of the greatest. Be among Ali and Pele."

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"I hope after these Games I will be in that bracket."  

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'Bolt has stamped his mark on history'

Men's 200m final

Michael Johnson

Four-time Olympic gold medallist athlete on BBC One

The rest of those guys could not respond to what looked like fatigue for Usain Bolt. You could see him grimace towards the end and look at the screen. We have never seen him look at that screen so much to see if those guys were making up ground on him, but they were not. 

Usain has stamped his mark on history and this sport. He is the model by which people will judge future sprinters. People will identify talent based on what they have seen Bolt do over the years.

'I am the greatest'

Bolt wins men's 200m final

"I don't need to prove anything else. What else can I do to prove to the world I am the greatest?"    

Bolt selfie
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'Happy and relieved'

Men's 200m

Usain Bolt: "It is something you work so hard for and when the moment comes you are happy and also relieved. The fact I came here and everything worked out it is a brilliant feeling.

"I am getting older, I am not as young and fresh but I am excited I got the gold and that is the key thing. I focus on what I need to do because if I don't there will not be a Usain Bolt."

Last time running 200m? "I don't know. I said when I come to the championships in London next year it would be 100m and that's it. My coach has a way of trying to convince me, but personally I believe this is my last one."

Finally, a warning for Steve Cram: "I am going to listen back to this and hopefully you commented brilliantly on this one."

We can assure you, Usain, he did.

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Adam Gemili 'gutted' with fourth

Watch here for the full interview

Adam Gemili 'gutted' with fourth

'Nothing there'

Men's 200m

Usain Bolt said last night that Andre de Grasse would regret running so fast in the semi-final. And guess what? He was right.

Andre de Grasse: "I maybe used up too much energy in the semi. I tried to go but there was nothing there."  

More support for Gemili coming fourth

Men's 200m final

What a great run by our captain @Adam_Gemili. So proud of the way he performed tonight!

So so unlucky @Adam_Gemili we are all proud of you mate! Ran your heart out. What a guy!


No pressure Steve Cram but Usain Bolt just said that he is going to listen back to the commentary - and it had better be brilliant!


Usain Bolt has now won the 100m and 200m titles in Rio, London and Beijing.

The last Olympic champions before him were Justin Gatlin in the 100 and Shawn Crawford in the 200. An era of dominance. 

'A bitter blow'

Men's 200m

Denise Lewis

Olympic heptathlon gold medallist on BBC TV

Those opportunities don't come around often. That race was not the quickest and Adam Gemili knows to finish fourth is a bitter blow.

'One of a kind'

Men's 200m

Michael Johnson

Four-time Olympic gold medallist athlete on BBC One

This is what it is all about as an athlete. Your career is about what you do in the individual events so Usain Bolt has completed that. No matter what he does from here he has done something that other athletes have not and may never do again, at least not in our lifetime. 

It has been tough with the injuries he had earlier this year, he has had to put aside the motivation that sustained him for so long, which was to run faster and faster and replaced that with just needing to cross the finish line ahead of everyone else. He has done that.

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Jade does it right

You may remember my colleague Stephan Shemilt posing the question earlier on as to why some of GB's stars had come back so early.

He'll be pleased with this from Jade Jones after her gold medal earlier on:

"I'm staying with my family for another week in Rio, so hopefully enjoy Copacabana beach."  


Athletics didn't used to be like this, and you wonder if it will ever be again. Usain Bolt is box office. 


'Fourth is the worst place to be'

Men's 200m


Adam Gemili on BBC One: "I am heartbroken. I put so much into that run. I lost my form at the end and to get so close at the end is heartbreaking. I am absolutely gutted. I was in the inside, I knew Bolt would go and a lot of others would try and go with him. 

Myself and my coach had said beforehand to let them go and save some energy. I did but I lost some form at the end but it has been a fantastic season. I have had such fantastic support but I am gutted I could not bring home a medal for Team GB.

"This is the fun bit of competing at championships. We have a big year next year in London and I can't wait to get out there and put this right because I am so gutted. Fourth place is the worst place you can be.

"We are not here to fill lanes any more. We have guys who can make these finals and push. It is a shame it didn't work out tonight but I'll reconvene with my coach and put it right where it matters."


Gemili comes fourth

Men's 200m final

So proud of @Adam_Gemili ..athletics is so harsh - such close margins in athletics. He gave it his all 👏👏👏 well done

Noooo! Thought Adam had it there.. what a great run! 😣😣


Men's 200m

When you find out you've won Olympic #bronze Lemaitre later shakes Gemili's hand. Brit dejected. Close. Close. Close

When you find out you've won Olympic #bronze Lemaitre later shakes Gemili's hand. Brit dejected. Close. Close. Close

Gemili comes fourth

Men's 200m final

@Adam_Gemili done us proud man, proper stepped up

I thought he had it.. we all did! I feel for our captain @Adam_Gemili but he led by example & should be proud!! #olympics #gbr


Women's 400m hurdles final

Watch USA's Dalilah Muhammad storm to a superb gold in the women's 400m hurdles final, blowing away the rest of the field.

Sara Petersen of Denmark took silver with USA's Ashley Spencer, bronze.

Unfortunately it wasn't Eilidh Doyle's day who finished in eighth against a competitive field.

USA's Muhammed storms to 400m hurdles gold

Bolt wins third 200m gold

Men's 200m gold

Usain Bolt doesn't break the world record but does win gold. 

Check out the unbelievably tight 200m race here.

Bolt wins third 200m gold


Men's 200m

Adam Gemili is absolutely gutted in his post-race interview. So, so close to a medal.

Meanwhile, Usain Bolt is mobbed by a huge crowd of Jamaica fans in the crowd as he takes a mega-selfie...