Rory McIlroy is in competition to win Eire’s fourth Olympic medal within the ultimate spherical on the Olympics, because the play-off for bronze is presently underway.
Seven gamers will compete for the bronze medal after US golfer Xander Schauffele took gold and Rory Sabbatini representing Slovenia took silver.
As The Irish Occasions report, McIlroy narrowly missed a birdie putt on the 18th as he signed for a ultimate spherical of 67, leaving him on 15 underneath par together with six others – together with US Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama and British Open winner Collin Morikawa.
The play-off will consists of a sudden demise knockout performed throughout the eleventh, 18th and tenth holes.
In the meantime, Shane Lowry had a disappointing ultimate day ending in joint twenty second, ending with a rating of -10.
Elsewhere, for Group Eire there was disappointment for boxer, Kurt Walker, who misplaced out in his quarter-final bout with USA’s Duke Ragan by the best of margins, a 3-2 cut up choice after a pulsating contest.
In athletics, there have been improbable performances from Eilish Flanagan and Michelle Finn within the Girls’s 3000m Steeplechase heats, with Flanagan producing the run of a lifetime to shave an unimaginable six seconds off her Private Finest time, whereas Finn produced her quickest time at a serious championships.
It was a day of combined outcomes for the eventing crew after right this moment’s Cross Nation performances as they lie in eighth place on a rating of 161.00 heading into tomorrow’s ultimate section of Present Leaping.
— Group Eire (@TeamIreland) August 1, 2021
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