Athletics kicks off its competition program with three sessions on Day 1. Flagbearer Anna Meares starts her program and popular boxer Shelley Watts has her first bout.
Mitch Larkin has put in an incredible performance to collect a silver medal in the men’s 200m backstroke - just the third medal in Australian Olympic history in this event.
The men’s 50m freestyle splash and dash kicked off proceedings on Day 6 heats at the Rio Olympic Aquatic Centre with Australia’s Cameron McEvoy and Matthew Abood amongst the action.
Teenage sensation Kyle Chalmers announced himself as the new star of Australian swimming when he stormed home to win the Rio 100 metres freestyle final.