Australia’s Olympic rowing won its first gold medal in eight years, while the men’s four and the men’s quadruple sculls won silver.
ROWING: The Australian Men's Four have won silver behind Great Britain and Kim Brennan has qualified comfortably for the single sculls final.
Athletics kicks off its competition program with three sessions on Day 1. Flagbearer Anna Meares starts her program and popular boxer Shelley Watts has her first bout.
Australia’s men’s quadruple sculls have secured Australia’s first Olympic rowing medal of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games by winning the silver medal.