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  1. Men's Long Jump final featuring Greg Rutherford from 00:53 BST
  2. Men's 10,000m with Mo Farah, Ross Millington and Andrew Vernon from 01:27 BST
  3. Women's heptathlon 800m from 02:50 BST

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By Tom Rostance

All times stated are UK

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Eight medals - three golds, four silvers and one bronze - mean that Britain remain third in the medal table, one place above Germany, and take their total to 30 at the Games. That's one more than at the same stage of London 2012.

Mo Farah, 33, became the first British track and field athlete to secure three Olympic titles - following a long-distance double at London 2012.

Laura Trott, 24, is the first female GB competitor to win a third gold, having triumphed alongside Joanna Rowsell-Shand, Elinor Barker and Katie Archibald.

Catch up on anything you may have missed here.

If you stayed with us to the bitter end, we salute you.

A sensational effort. But now it's bedtime. 

'Thiam was on fire' - Ennis-Hill


Rio 2016 heptathlon silver medallist Jessica Ennis-Hill speaking on BBC Radio 5 live: 

"I wanted to defend my title, but I'm so proud to be on the podium with a silver medal.

"I was just thinking, gosh, I've got to beat her by 10 seconds. Toni [her coach] told me to give it everything, and that's what I did.

"The better heptathlete won, Thiam was on fire through all of her events. She's an incredible talent and she deserves that gold medal.

"It's going to be a tough decision, I'm going to go away and think about it. At this moment, I'm tired and emotional, it's a big decision. 

"What I achieved in 2012 was so special...London 2017 would be incredible to go to, but this event is so draining. I need to go away and decide."

Brazil through to semis

A comfortable 2-0 win over Colombia sees Brazil through to the semi-finals of the football along with Nigeria, Germany and Honduras. 

Neymar's freekick and Luan's finish five minutes from time seals the deal for the hosts. After their shocking start it's looking good for the hosts. 

Brazil's Neymar and Luan celebrate


Farah's fabulous moment

Farah wins brilliant third Olympic gold

The face of a champion

Alistair Magowan

BBC Sport in Rio

Nafissatou Thiam
BBC Sport

A beaming Nafissatou Thiam does the rounds on the multi-tiered mixed zone, which is at least 50 news organisations-strong.

It should be an eighth event of the heptathlon.

It's an emotional time!

A tearful Ennis-Hill hints at retirement

Tearful Ennis-Hill hints at retirement

How close?

Women's heptathlon


Everybody is crying

Jess Ennis-Hill wins heptathlon silver

Nicola Ross: Phil's just made me cry too. Massive congratulations to Jess, a proper star and a lovely, lovely person too.

Nanette Thomas: Right I really need sleep now otherwise I'll be blubbing too! Come on Jess one more year!

Em J Bjørnaali: I'm nearly crying myself just thinking about Jess retiring! It might also be that it's nearly 4 am here

Harriet Butler: I'm already crying Jess.

'An incredible comeback for Phelps'

Karen Pickering

BBC swimming & diving expert

We've ran out of words to describe what Michael Phelps has done.

This comeback has coincided with such great form, and we've seen much more of him emotionally. You get drawn into him. It seems such a shame if this is the last time we see him race.


It's been a fine Olympics in the pool for Great Britain. But convert those fourth places and my word...

That's us done In the swimming pool. 1 gold 5 silvers our most successful swimming Olympics since 1908! Plus 7 X 4th super future talent👍🏾👏🏻

Imagine how good Thiam will be when she gives up the carnage pub crawls and rounds of shots at Uni every week...


New gold medallist Nafissatou Thiam: "I still can't believe it, I didn't come for a medal. I didn't think about it at all. I am really happy.

"I don't even know how I did this! I knew I was in good form and just tried to focus on each event individually.

"In the 800m I was just trying not to let Jess go, I thought I could do 2:15 or 16 and not let her go too far. I guess my life is going to change, I am still at university so maybe I have a decision to make!"



Jessica Ennis-Hill wins heptathlon silver

Michael Johnson

Four-time Olympic gold medallist athlete on BBC One

Will Jessica Ennis-Hill retire after winning heptathlon silver or carry on for the 2017 World Championships in London?

It sounds to me like it is done. Why would you come back? You have had an Olympic gold in her home Olympics and she would have to go out and train every day for a year for next year.

She won at the Olympics, so the World Championships in London will pale in comparison.

'I did it for Rhianna' - Farah

BBC Radio 5 Live

Three-time Olympic champion Mo Farah speaking on BBC Radio 5 live after winning gold in the men's 10,000 metres at Rio 2016:

"The emotion was very high.

"At one moment I thought my dream was over, my race was over. I tried to be tough, and that is what I did.

"Once you've fallen, it's hard to get back up and win. I was thinking 'no, no. I can't let Rhianna [his stepdaughter] down'. I always wanted to do it for her. My twins got the double gold from London and I promised this one to her. That's what drove me home.

"It was very lucky that the fall came early on in the race."

GB did have one gold on the track tonight...

Farah gold

Jessica Ennis-Hill wins heptathlon silver

Hull City footballer Curtis Davies on Twitter..

It took 5 PB's in 7 events to beat Jess Ennis-Hill. Credit to her had a baby 2 years ago World Champ last year Olympic Silver now👏🏽#Olympics

Ennis-Hill to take time over career decision

Jessica Ennis-Hill wins heptathlon silver

Jessica Ennis-Hill has just told BBC Sport: "It's so hard to find the words to describe this. It's very emotional.

"Mo was incredible and Greg was amazing as well. We've all done really well.

"I have to make a big decision about what I'm going to do. This could be my last one. I don't want to cry!"


Katharine Merry, 400m Olympic bronze medallist in 2000, on Twitter.

Proud of our three athletics medalists tonight....a full set....a gold, silver and bronze....Mo, Jess and Greg 👊🏻

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Jacqueline Critchley: Who knew sport could make you cry, jump up and down, shout & scream between 12:00-03:00! #bbcsupersaturday it's been a pleasure!

Bob Farrell: Mo,Jess and Greg all medaling 4 years on I think is a greater achievement as the competition has improved and no home crowd


Jessica Ennis-Hill finally does crack into tears - she heavily hinted that that was her final Olympics. She would be 34 in Tokyo. 

'One high and six lows'

Women's heptathlon

Katarina Johnson-Thompson told BBC Sport: "It was one of my best opportunities to do well so I'm a bit disappointed but I'm not going to cry this time

"I had one high and six lows. The high jump was a massive high.

"I think Thiam was the exception in this competition. She had a blinding two days.

"I'll be Jess's age when she was in London in 2020 so hopefully I can be more consistent then."

GB's stars


A pair of very gracious interviews from both Katarina Johnson-Thompson and Jessica Ennis-Hill. Tears. 

Ennis-Hill forced to settle for silver


Belgium's Nafissatou Thiam takes the Heptathlon gold with Jessica Ennis-Hill second and Katarina Johnson-Thompson finishing sixth.

Rio Olympics 2016: Jessica Ennis-Hill second in heptathlon, Johnson-Thompson sixth

'Jess could've easily walked away'

Jessica Ennis-Hill wins heptathlon silver

Denise Lewis

Olympic heptathlon gold medallist on BBC TV

There is a great camaraderie between the heptathletes. It is about getting through those tough two days, seven gruelling events.

It has been testing for these girls and they have had to be focused for so long. Jess is delighted. She just wanted to be an Olympian again and she could've easily walked away. 


A classy field

This is the first time in history that six women have surpassed 6500 in the same heptathlon. #Rio2016 #athletics

What next for Ennis-Hill?

Mike Costello

Radio 5 live athletics correspondent

The emergence of Thiam could be a factor in Jess' decision over whether or not to carry on for another year. 

'She should be proud of herself'

Jessica Ennis-Hill wins heptathlon silver

Paula Radcliffe

Women's marathon world record holder on BBC TV

She gave it her best shot, she couldn't have done any more and should be really proud of herself.


Jess Ennis-Hill wins heptathlon silver

Jess remains THE most sensational role-model. Hard to argue with so many PBs from Thiam. Hard not to be gutted for a GB superstar.


So that was @TeamGB Swimming's BEST EVER #OLYMPICS since 1908!! AWESOME week of action from our team of 26 in Rio!

So that was @TeamGB Swimming's BEST EVER #OLYMPICS since 1908!! AWESOME week of action from our team of 26 in Rio!

Phelps ends Olympic career with gold

Men's 4x100m medley relay final

Take a look as Michael Phelps leads Team USA to gold in the 4x100m medley relay final in a time of 3:27.95, breaking the Olympic record, whilst Team GB won silver.

Phelps ends Olympic career with gold


Jessica Ennis-Hill ends with 6775 points. If she had matched her London haul of 6955 then it would have been another gold.

But the best news is that she appears to be very very happy with silver. 

'Jess tried so hard'

Jessica Ennis-Hill wins heptathlon silver

Denise Lewis

Olympic heptathlon gold medallist on BBC TV

Thiam has had an inspired two days and has performed remarkably. She is such a talent. This is not a time to be sad for Jess. She has come such a long way, to become world champion last year and to give it her all here.

She said 'listen, 'I'm here to defend my title' and she could not do anything more. She tried so hard but Thiam has been fantastic, absolutely fantastic. It has been a remarkable heptathlon competition.

I would love to see Jess compete in the World Championships in London next year.

'A lesson for KJT'

Women's heptathlon

Darren Campbell

Former British sprinter on BBC Radio 5 live

Thiam showed real maturity by keeping her form, that's what she needed to do to win gold.

It's a lesson for Katarina Johnson-Thompson, this is the future, this is the level of athlete she will need to beat to win at major championships.


Jess Ennis-Hill wins heptathlon silver

Ashleigh Jones: Well done Jess Ennis-Hill you couldn't have done more in that 800m, congrats on that silver and be proud!

Grant Dommen: Jess is pure class.

Ella: Jess did everything she could and we're damn proud of her!

Kat: Well done Jess Ennis-Hill, you've done us proud.


Women's heptathlon

The confirmed results are finally in and Nafissatou Thiam beat Jessica Ennis-Hill by 35 points.

Katarina Johnson-Thompson ends up in sixth. 

US win relay gold

Women's 4x100m Medley Relay

Simone Manuel wins her second gold of the Games with the US relay team. Australia take silver and Denmark bronze with Britain finishing in seventh.

Britain finish 7th in 4x100m


Jess Ennis-Hill wins heptathlon silver

Andrew Meskill: Unlucky Jess, great from Thiam. Where did she come from.

Sam Holloway: Gold for Mo, Silver for Jess, Bronze for Greg - that's still a stunning Super Saturday in anyone's book.

Tom Halligan: Well done to Jess! Superb silver. Couldn't have done more.

Sully: Unlucky Jess. Still our Golden Queen. Brilliant silver.

'No Disney ending'

Allison Curbishley

BBC athletics expert on Radio 5 live

It was a solid performance from Jess, but it isn't a Disney ending.


Women's heptathlon

Great camaraderie among all of the heptathletes as they join hands to celebrate together. It takes one to know one. They know how hard this event is. Physically, mentally.

'An entirely deserved gold'

Tom Fordyce

Chief sports writer in Rio

A phenomenal effort from Ennis-Hill, but that is brilliant from the 21-year-old Thiam - a fifth PB in her seven events and an entirely deserved gold. This is a champion who has been coming for years, and she should go on to dominate.