Tokyo Olympics LIVE: Tom Daley in diving final, GB’s Galal Yafai wins flyweight gold, US win basketball

Day 15 of the Tokyo Olympics started with the women’s marathon being held in sweltering conditions in Sapporo, where USA’s Molly Seidel won bronze in only her third ever marathon behind Kenyans Peres Jepchirchir and Brigid Kosgei, who took gold and silver. Kevin Durant led USA’s victory over France in the men’s basketball final, avenging a first-round loss and claiming a 16th gold for the country in the sport, while Nelly Korda gave Americans a sweep of gold medals in golf, holding on for a one-shot victory in a thrill-a-minute finish to the Olympic women’s golf competition.

Tom Daley is going for diving gold in the 10m final (from 7am), hoping to add to his gold medal in the synchronised event. In the boxing arena Galal Yafai will try to win gold against Carlo Paalam of the Philippines (6am). And on the track Ethan Hayter and Matt Walls, the latter fresh from his omnium gold, will go in the madison final (8.55am).

Britain’s Morgan Lake will be competing in the high jump final (from 11.35am BST), and GB have three men in a highly competitive 1500m final (12.40pm) – Jake Heyward, Josh Kerr and Jake Wightman. Allyson Felix will hope to set a new olympic track medals record when she goes in the 4x400m relay later in the day (1.30pm).

Follow all the latest news, results and medals below.


Tokyo Olympics: Tom Daley in 10m final

Daley does it again! Another near-perfect dive which racks up 91.20 points. A great start from the Briton, with two good dives from his first two attempts. The first-round leader Cao Yuan to come… it’s good but not enough and Daley leads after two rounds.

Tom Daley in action (Joe Giddens/PA)

Tokyo Olympics: Hungary pip ROC to win water polo bronze

Hungary had a narrow victory over ROC with 11– 9 in women’s water polo bronze medal game.

It was a neck-to-neck battle with the game tied at 9–9 before Anna Illes and Alda Magyari hit late goals.

Tokyo Olympics: Tom Daley in 10m final

A good start from Tom Daley in the 10m diving final, racking up 98 points with his first dive, with only China’s Cao Yuan ahead of him. Six dives in total and the cumulative total score will set the final rankings.

Tokyo Olympics: Bulgaria stun Turkey to clinch women’s flyweight gold

Stoyka Zhelyazkova Krasteva of Bulgaria beats Buse Naz Cakirogl Turkey to win gold in women’s flyweight.

She has secured Bulgaria’s second gold in the Tokyo Olympics and fifth medal overall.

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB’s Galal Yafai punches his way to win flyweight gold

The 28-year-old floored his opponent in the opening round with a straight left and edged a high-octane contest to secure the verdict.

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Britain’s Galal Yafai wins flyweight gold at Tokyo Olympics

It concluded a stunning run of form for the Birmingham boxer, who was competing in his second Olympics having lost his second bout at Rio 2016

Tokyo Olympics: Galal Yafai wins first gold for Great Britain in boxing

Team GB’s Galal Yafai claimed flyweight boxing gold after a split decision win over Philippines Carlo Paalam.

It was a 4–1 split decision in favour of Yafai. In the first round, the GB boxer knocked his opponent to the canvas with a big left but Paalam fought back to claim the third round but it was not enough.

Tokyo Olympics: US win its fourth straight Olympic men’s basketball gold medal

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Tokyo Olympics: US beats France to win men’s basketball gold

Slovenia will play Australia in the bronze medal match later in the day

Tokyo Olympics: USA’s Nelly Korda wins golf gold

With a one-stroke victory, World number one Nelly Korda has maintained her reputation with her final putt at the -17 underand claimed Olympic gold.

New Zealander Lydia Ko and Japan’s Mone Inami will have a playoff for the silver and bronze medals.

India’s Aditi Ashok put up a great show but narrowly missed the historic medal for India, finishing fourth. She scored a 25-foot birdie putt on the 18th that slid by the hole.

Tokyo Olympics: Tom Daley safely through to 10m platform final in Tokyo

Tom Daley will bid for his second gold at Tokyo 2020 later on Saturday after qualifying in fourth place for the final of the men’s 10 metres platform.

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Tom Daley safely through to 10m platform final in Tokyo

Daley, who won gold alongside Matty Lee in the synchronised event last week, qualified in fourth place.

Tokyo Olympics: Team USA take gold defeating France in basketball final

France fought it hard but the Rio 2016 champions USA take the gold medal home.

USA had 10 points lead in the fourth quarter at one point but they struggle to maintain the double-digit lead as France’s Nando de Colo cut the deficit and then Jayson Tatum committed an offensive foul for the turnover.

USA have clinched the Olympics title again by five points. France win silver in a match well fought.

This was USA’s 16th Olympic gold medal and fourth in a row.

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