Results featuring South African women in action on Saturday, 28 July, at the London 2012 Olympic Games:
Badminton: Women’s doubles, Group C, pool stage: Michelle Edwards and Annari Viljoen vs Je Ha and MJ Kim (South Korea). Edwards and Viljoen lost 21-8 21-7 in a match that lasted 23 minutes and in which the Koreans used their strong serves to dominate.
Football: Banyana Banyana vs Canada South Africa went down 3-0 to Canada in their Group D match in Coventry after trailing 1-0 at halftime.
Rowing: Women’s pair: Naydene Smith and Lee-Ann Persse finished their heat in fourth behind Australia, in 7min 14.31sec. THey advanced to the repechage.
Swimming: Women’s 400m Individual Medley: Kathryn Meaklim finished sixth in her heat (4:43.46) to be placed 16th overall.
SA in action (Sun, 29 July):
10h00: Cycling: Women’s road race, Robyn de Groot, Ashleigh Moolman and Joanna van de Winkel
08h52: Women’s Doubles Badminton, Group C, pool stage: Michelle Edwards and Annari Viljoen vs Leanne Choo and Renuga Veeran (Australia)
10h46: Swimming: 100m breaststroke. Suzaan van Biljon (heat 3)
11h31: Swimming: 400m freestyle. Wendy Trott (heat 3)
16h00: Hockey: SA vs Argentina, Group B preliminary round
20h18: Swimming: 400m freestyle, final