Tokyo 2020 Day 15 summary: Egypt's Giana Farouk claims bronze medal in Karate, Abdalla Abdelaziz eliminated

Ahram Online , Friday 6 Aug 2021

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

Giana Lotfy
Egypt s Giana Lotfy competes against Morocco s Btissam Sadini (R) in the women s kumite -61kg elimination round of the karate competition during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Nippon Budokan in Tokyo on August 6, 2021. AFP

14:50 Egypt's Equestrian jumping team finished 11th in the qualifying round of Jumping Men Team after incurring 29 penalties and ended with time of 248.90. They failed to reach the final as only top 10 qualify for the final. 

14:00 Egyptian Karate fighter Giana Farouk has claimed bronze medal of Karate - Women Kumite -61kg after losing by Hantei 1-1 to Xiaoyan Yin of China in the semis.

13:30 Egypt artistic swimming team finished 8th out of 9 with 77.9147 points in the qualifying round of Artistic swimming, Jumping Team Men.

13:10 Haidi Adel Morsi finished 19th in the overall ranking of the Modern Pentathlon while Amira Kandil came in the 29th place among  among 36 contestants.

13:20 Haidi Adel Morsi finished in the 25th place of the Modern Pentathlon - Women's Laser Run Final with 513 points, while Amira Kandil came in the 32nd place with 492 points.

12:50 Amira Kandil finished in the 25th place in the Women's riding show jumping of the Modern Pentathlon with 250 points.

12:50 Haidi Adel Morsi finished in the 6th place in the Women's riding show jumping of the Modern Pentathlon with 293 points.

12:40 Karate fighter Abdalla Abdelaziz has defeated Stanislav Horuna of Ukraine 4-1 in the elimination round of men Kumite-75kg but he eliminated after losing his three previous games.

12:00 Karate fighter Abdalla Abdelaziz has lost 6-7 to Thomas Scott of USA in the elimination round of men Kumite-75kg. He will next play against Stanislav Horuna of Ukraine.

11:50 Gymnast Habiba Marzouk eliminated from the qualifying round of Rhythmic Gymnastics Individual All-Around after finishing in the 25th place out of 26 contestants with 73.350 points as only 10 players qualify for the final.

11:20 Egyptian diver Mohab Ishak El-Kordi eliminated from the preliminary round of the 10m platform Men after finishing 23rd out of 29 with 318.55 points as only top 18 qualify for the semifinals.

11:15 Karate fighter Abdalla Abdelaziz has lost 7-8 to Ken Nishimura of Japan in the elimination round of men Kumite-75kg. He will next play against Thomas Scott of USA.

10:15 Karate fighter Abdalla Abdelaziz has lost by Senshu (2-2) against Karoly Gabor Harspataki of Hungary in the elimination round of men Kumite-75kg. He will next play against Ken Nishimura of Japan.

10:00 Haidi Morsi finished her Modern Pentathlon fencing bonus round in tenth place after scoring 221 points, while Amira Kandil came in 21st place with 199 points.

9:00 Gymnast Habiba Marzouk scored 21.100 points in the clubs event during her third rotation of the rhythmic gymnastic qualifiers.

08:25 Karate fighter Giana Farouk has lost by Senshu (1-1) against the 2018 World Champion Jovana Prekovic of Serbia. She will play Xiaoyan Yin of China in the semis at 13:05 Cairo time (GMT+2) 

08:10 Amira Kandil has finished fourth of her heat 4 in the women’s 200m swimming event in Modern Pentathlon timing 2:15.14m

07:40 Hadi Adel Morsy has finished third of her heat in the women’s 200m swimming event in Modern Pentathlon timing 2:24.35m.

07:35 Karate fighter Giana Farouk has won 5-0 against the 2020 silver medalist of the African Championships Btissam Sadini of Morocco in Group B of the qualifying round of the Women’s Kumite -61kg event. The Egyptian fighter will face Jovana Prekovic of Serbia later on Friday. 

07:10 Karate fighter Giana Farouk has won 2-1 against the 2021 European championship silver medalist Anita Serogina of Ukraine in Group B of the qualifying round of the Women’s Kumite -61kg event. The Egyptian fighter will face Btissam Sadini of Morocco later on Friday.

06:50 Gymnast Habiba Marzouk scored 22.150 points in the Ball event during her second rotation of the rhythmic gymnastic qualifiers. She will still perform in the clubs and ribbon events in the second session that will start at 07:50 Cairo time (GMT+2).

06:30 Karate fighter Giana Farouk has won 2-0 against the 2019 Pan American Champion Alexandra Grande Risco of Peru in Group B of the qualifying round of the Women’s Kumite -61kg event. The Egyptian fighter will face Anita Serogina of Ukraine later on Friday.

05:05 Gymnast Habiba Marzouk scored 21.700 points in the Hoop event during her first rotation of the rhythmic gymnastic qualifiers. She will still perform in the clubs, ball and ribbon events.

04:10 Wrestler Diaa El Din Kamal Abdelmottaleb has lost 2-7 against the 2019 world silver medalist Zhiwei Deng of China in the repechage round of the freestyle 125kg event. He missed the chance to play for the bronze medal. 

 

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