England netball put together to face Australia in a mouth-watering netball semi-final whereas Andrea Spendolini-Sirieix might be watched by well-known dad Fred as she dives for her second gold of the Games.
Here, the PA information company seems forward to Saturday’s main showdowns and displays on Friday’s motion as we enter the ultimate weekend of competitors.
England and Australia go face to face of their netball semi-final after the hosts thumped world champions New Zealand by 10 factors to earn their place within the final 4.
Australia limped by to the knockout phases after a shock defeat to Jamaica, however England coach Jess Thirlby is all too conscious that the Australians – nonetheless smarting from their last-gasp loss on the Gold Coast – might be licking their wounds.
England’s cricketers made an emphatic assertion by trouncing New Zealand on Friday, chasing down a paltry 72 with 50 balls to spare in a seven-wicket win to complete atop their group. They have now received six successive T20s and confidence is steadily constructing however Harmanpreet Kaur’s India are prone to current a step up in opposition.
A last in opposition to Australia or New Zealand awaits the winners, with the losers having the comfort of going into the bronze medal match.
Fresh from her victory within the girls’s 10-metre platform last – watched by her TV star father Fred – teenager Andrea Spendolini-Sirieix will get the prospect to increase her dream Games debut within the girls’s 10m sychro platform last on Saturday.
The 17-year-old delivered a primary senior worldwide victory on Thursday night at Sandwell Aquatics Centre, ending forward of England’s team-mate Lois Toulson to prime the leaderboard by an enormous 20.20 factors.
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Ekimova, who was born in St Petersburg and moved to the UK on the age of two, produced very good routines on the 4 equipment – hoop, ball, golf equipment and ribbon – to attain 112.300 and edge Anna Sokolova of Cyprus into second place.