The Australian men’s hockey team’s Olympic dream had new life breathed into it on Wednesday evening as goals from Aran Zalewski and Jake Whetton secured a 2-1 win over Great Britain.
Another exciting day of competition beckons with a number of medal prospects in competition. Our team sports have important matches and a highlight will be Australia vs USA in the men’s basketball.
Australia has continued its strong performance at the Olympics with more gold on Day 3, as they hold down third on the medal tally with four gold and three bronze.
The Australian men’s hockey team will be without the services of midfielder Aran Zalewski for Tuesday night’s crunch match with Belgium after the West Australian was handed a one-game suspension.
17 Aussies have now shared in the six medals won by Australia. We are comfortably ahead of the London Olympics Day 2 tally of three, including one gold.