First Gold for GB at Rio Olympics

2016 Olympics officially begins today.

Great Britain won their first medal of Rio 2016 as Adam Peaty took gold in the men’s 100m breaststroke with a world record.

Welsh swimmer Jazz Carlin won silver in the women’s 400m freestyle soon after.

Michael Phelps won a record 19th Olympic gold medal as the United States clinched the men’s 4x100m freestyle relay title in Rio.

In the first round of the Men’s Tennis top seed Novak Diokovic was beaten 7-6 (7-4) 7-6 (7-2) by Argentina’s Juan Martin del Potro.

Malta’s William Chetcuti will be in action on Wednesday in the Men’s Double Trap.