Rio 2016 day 10 summary: Egypt equestrian El-Zoghby finishes 1st in qualifiers, sync. swimming duet fails to get past 1st round

Ahram Online provides a summary of how Egyptian athletes fared on Sunday

Ahram Online , Sunday 14 Aug 2016
Karim El-Zoghby
Egypt's equestrian Karim El-Zoghby (Photo: Official website)

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21:45 Egypt's cyclist Ebtissam Mohamed finishes 27th, the last position, in the track's women sprint qualifiers in 12.920 seconds. 

19:45 Egypt's next competitor will be cyclist Ebtissam Mohamed who plays in the track's women sprint qualifiers at 21:00 Cairo time. 

18:39 Egypt's Samia Ahmed and Dara Hassanein scored 77.6000 points to finish at the 23rd place out of 24 in the qualifiers of the Synchronized swimming duets event.

18:07 Equestrian Karim El-Zoghby finished the first day of the qualifiers without a single penalty and qualified for the next round among the top performers.

17:50 Equestrian Karim El-Zoghby is now performing in the individual jumping qualifiers.

16:45 Shooter Hamada Talaat finished the 50m rifle 3 positions at the 41st place scoring 1151-51x points.

15:50 Shooter Hamada Talaat  has finished the prone position registering 389 points. He is still 42nd with a total score of 773-39x.

15:41 Greco-Roman wrestler Haitham Fahmy Mahmoud lost 8-3 to Won-Chol Yun of DPR Korea in the round of 16 of the 59kg event.

15:20 Greco-Roman wrestler Mahmoud Fawzy Rashad loses to Elvin Mursaliyev of Azerbaijan 2-1 in the qualifying round of the 75kg event. 

15:00 Shooter Hamada Talaat is ranked 42nd after finishing the kneeling position. He scored 384 points. He has yet to play the prone and standing positions.

14:20 Greco-Roman wrestler Mahmoud Fawzy Rashad will play shortly against Elvin Mursaliyev of Azerbaijan in the qualifying round of the 75kg event. A tough mission for the 24-year old wrestler against Mursaliyev who won the bronze in the 2014 European championship and the gold medal in the first European Games, Baku 2015.

11:00 Egyptian shooter Hamada Talaat will start Sunday's events when he competes in the 50m rifle 3 positions Men at 14:30 Cairo local time

04:30 Sprinter Hamada Mohamed has been eliminated from Men's 800m Semifinals event after ranking 24 with 1:48.17 record

Check the full schedule and results of all Egyptian athletes

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