Rio 2016 Day 13 summary: Egypt taekwondoist Hedaya Malak loses in the semis, Omar Geziri finishes 3rd in Modern Pentathlon

Ahram Online , Friday 19 Aug 2016

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

Omar El Geziry
Omar El Geziry (EGY) of Egypt celebrates. (Reuters)

01:55  Ghofran Mohamed Zaki lost 6-14 to Lee Daehoon of Korea in the repechage game.

23:00 Egypt's  Ghofran Mohamed Zaki will now play in the repechage as Jordanian Ahmed Abughaush who defeated him in round 16 has reached the final of the 68kg event. Zaki will play Lee Daehoon of Korea at 01:45 Cairo time.

22:42 Taekwondoist Hedaya Malak lost against Eva Calvo of Spain in the semi-final contest of the -57kg event by the golden kick.

22:10 Omar El-Geziri has finished the fencing ranking round of Modern Pentathlon at the 3rd place with 238 points after winning 23 fights and losing 12.  Amr El-Geziri is 18th with 208 points after winning 18 fights and losing 17.

21:46 Taekwondoist Hedaya Malak defeats 2015 World Champion Mayu Hamada to advance to the semis of the -57kg.

20:55 Omar El-Geziri is now on top of the ranking with 196 points while Amr El-Geziri is 14th with 166 points.

20:05 Omar El-Geziri is currently 4th with 136 points while Amr El-Geziri is 18th with 124 points in the fencing ranking round of Modern Pentathlon.

19:30 Egypt's Omar El-Geziri and Amr El-Geziri have starting the fencing ranking round event in Modern Pentathlon.

18:50 Egypt's synchronised swimming team finished at the 7th place among 8 teams in the technical routine event.

18:20 Egypt's synchronised swimming team has already performed and claimed 75.9838 points. They are 21.0268 points behind current leaders, Russia. We will be waiting until the end of the contest to get their final ranking.

18:10 Egypt's synchronised swimming team are now taking part in the Teams Technical Routine Final.

17:50 Haidi Adel Morsi has finished the fencing ranking round of the Modern Pentathlon at the 32nd place with 184 points. She won 14 fights and lost 21.

17:37 Taekwondoist Hedaya Malak put on an amazing display after beating Doris Patino Marin of Colombia by Points Gap 13-0 in only two rounds.

17:30 Taekwondoist Hedaya Malak will start her fight now.

17:15 Haidi Adel Morsi is now 33rd in the fencing ranking round of the Modern Pentathlon events. She won 10 fights and lost 19.

16:55 Egypt's  Ghofran Mohamed Zaki has been eliminated from the Taekwondo Men's 68kg round of 16 after losing to Jordan's Ahmed AbouGhaush 1-9.

16:51 Jordan's Ahmed AbouGhaush is currently leading 4-0 against Egypt's Ghofran Mohamed Zaki in Taekwondo Men's 68 kg.

16:35 Taekwondo fighter Ghofran Mohamed Zaki is to start contesting in few minutes.

16:30 Haidi Adel Morsi climbed to 33rd after registering more victories, as she now secured seven wins and conceded 12 defeats. 

16:15 Haidi Adel Morsi dropped to 35th on 124 points with 11 defeats and four victories.

16:05 Haidi Adel Morsi remains 23rd on 124 points with four victories and 10 defeats.

15:45 Haidi Adel Morsi has slipped to 23rd after conceding three more defeats, as she now registered three victories and was beaten six times.

15:30 Haidi Adel Morsi is now at the 22nd place after winning 2 games and conceding three defeats so far.

15:15 Wrestler Samar Hamza lost to Ekaterina Bukina of Russia by decision of referees in the qualification round of the 75kg freestly event.

15:10 Haidi Adel Morsi will start the fencing ranking round in the Modern Penthatlon shortly. She will start her bid against Elodie Clouvel of France. 

15:00 Egypt wrestler Samar Hamza is currently playing Russia's Ekaterina Bukina in the Women's Freestyle 75 kg Qualification.

11:00 Egypt's Haidi Adel Morsi competes in modern pentathlon, women's fencing at 15:00 Cairo local time


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