Rio Olympics 2016: Chris and Gabby Adcock bounce back from defeat to beat Denmark

Chris and Gabby Adcock
Chris and Gabby Adcock face Poland's Robert Mateusiak and Nadiezda Zieba on Saturday

Chris and Gabby Adcock bounced back from their opening defeat to gain their first Group B win in the mixed doubles.

The Brits, who lost to China's Chen Xu and Jim Ma on Thursday, beat Denmark's Joachim Fischer Nielsen and Christinna Pedersen 21-19 22-24 21-17.

In the men's doubles, Marcus Ellis and Chris Langridge beat Koreans Kim Gi Jung and Kim Sa Rang 17-21 25-23 21-18.

Heather Olver and Lauren Smith lost 21-10 21-13 to Indonesian third seeds Nitya Maheswari and Greysia Polii.

Chris Adcock said: "It was a very, very good win. We had a tough battle with them at the All England Open a few months back and it is fantastic to beat the seeded pair in our group. We are really happy with that performance."

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