Sun. Sep 26th, 2021

Tokyo Olympics: GBs Lauren Price phases great resurgence to book place in middleweight finalDates: 23 July-8 August Time in Tokyo: BST +8 Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, BBC iPlayer, BBC Red Button and online; Listen on BBC Radio 5 Live, Sports Extra and Sounds; live text and video clips on BBC Sport website and app.Boxer Lauren Price secured her location in the gold-medal middleweight bout at Tokyo 2020 after Great Britain won an Olympic medal in the femaless hockey for the third Games in a row.Team GB are 6th in the Tokyo medal table with 16 golds.There are more opportunities for golds on Friday in sports and cycling.Britain have 52 medals in total, with 18 silvers and 18 bronzes.With 3 days of competition left, Team GB are aiming to finish above Australia and the Russian Olympic Committee, who have won 17 and 16 golds respectively.Where could Team GB win more medals on day 14? Jodie Williams fancies her opportunities of winning a medal in the womens 400m last (13:35), while Laura Muir aims to land her very first Olympic medal in the womens 1500m (13:50).” GB win hockey medal after turbulent 5 yearsGB beat India in seven-goal thriller to win hockey bronzeFive years earlier in Rio, Great Britains ladiess hockey group won their first Olympic gold in a moment which has actually gone down in the countrys sporting folklore.But expectations were much lower going into Tokyo following a rough Olympic cycle.Several star names including captain Kate Richardson-Walsh and forward Alex Danson have actually retired, while there have been injuries to other crucial players and the upheaval of head coach Danny Kerry leaving to take over the mens side.In 2019, they were surged 8-0 by the Netherlands and needed to beat Chile in a two-legged qualifier to even reach Tokyo.

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