Tokyo 2020 Day 14 summary: Egypt's El Sawy misses Karate semis, handball team lose to France

Ahram Online , Thursday 5 Aug 2021

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

Ali Elsawy
Japan s Naoto Sago (R) competes against Egypt s Ali Elsawy in the men s kumite -67kg elimination round of the karate competition during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Nippon Budokan in Tokyo on August 5, 2021. AFP

12:30 Egyptian fencer Ahmed Elgendy finished 13th in the ranking round of the men's modern pentathlon after scoring 208 points, while Ahmed Hamed came 21st with 169 points.

12:00 Egyptian Karate fighter Radwa Sayed eliminated from Women Kumite -55kg event after losing 1-3 in her last game against Bettina Plank of Austria on Thursday. She finished in the 5th place out of five participants in the second group with only two points.

11:30 Egypt's handball team lost 27-23 to France in the Olympic Games semi-final. They still have a chance to win the bronze medal when they meet either Denmark or Spain on Saturday. 

11:15 Karate fighter Radwa Sayed defeated Miho Miyahara of Japan 5-3 in the elimination round of Women Kumite -55kg. She will next play Bettina Plank Austria later on Thursday.

10:30 Karate fighter Radwa Sayed has lost 0-1 against Anzhelika Terliuga of Ukraine in the elimination round of Women Kumite -55kg. She will play next Miho Miyahara of Japan later on Thursday.

10:15 Karate fighter Radwa Sayed has lost 2-7 against Mold Zhangbyrbay of Kazakhstan in the in the elimination round of Women Kumite -55kg. She will play next Anzhelika Terliuga of Ukraine later on Thursday.

09:00 Haidi Morsi finished 11th in fencing in the ranking round of the women's pentathlon after scoring 220 points, while Amira Kandil came 19th with 198 points.  

08:20 Karate fighter Ali El Sawy has lost 3-1 against Darkhan Assadilov of Kazakhstan. He failed to progress to the semifinals as he finished third of Group A with two points behind leader Assadilov (8 points) and second-placed Eray Samdan of Turkey (6 points). The top 2 of each group advance to the semis.

07:40 Karate fighter Ali El Sawy has defeated 1-0 Firdovsi Farzaliyev of Azerbaijan in the qualifting Group A. He will play Darkhan Assadilov of Kazakhstan next on Thursday.

07:10 Karate fighter Ali El Sawy has lost 1-4 against Eray Samdan of Turkey in Group A. He will play next Firdovsi Farzaliyev of Azerbaijan later on Thursday.

06:25 Wrestler Amr Reda Ramadan Hussen has lost 5-8 against Daniyar Kaisanov of Khazakhstan in the quarter finals of the freestyle 74kg event.

06:05 Karate fighter Ali El Sawy has lost his first fight 3-4 against Naoto Sago of Japan in the 67kg event Group A. He will play next Eray Samdan of Turkey later on Thursday.

05:35 Wrestler Amr Reda Ramadan Hussen has defeated 6-1 Kamil Rybicki of Poland in Round of 16 of the freestyle 74kg event. He will face the 2020 Asian Champion Daniyar Kaisanov of Khazakhstan in the quarter finals later on Thursday.

05:20 Athlete Mostafa Amr Hassan has finished 8th in the final of the men’s shot put after recording 20.73m best over his six attempts. Elgamal registered 20.51.m in his first attempt, 20.73m in his second and 20.73m in his sixth and last. He failed in his fourth and fifth attempts. US Ryan Crouser won the gold medal with a new Olympic record of 23.30m.

04:35 Wrestler Diaa El Din Kamal Abdelmottaleb has lost by technical superiority 11-0 against Geno Petriashvili of Georgia in the Round of 16 of the freestyle 125kg. Petriashvili has won the bronze medal in Rio and has collected since then three world titles in 2017, 2018 and 2019.

 

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