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Rio Olympics 2016: Croatians in Action on Saturday – Day 8

Croatia have a great chance for medals in the sailing (photo credit: EPA)

Croatia have a great chance for medals in the sailing (photo credit: EPA)

Day 8 of the Olympic Games in Rio sees Croatian athletes performing in a range of sports, including Boxing, sailing and handball…

Schedule of Croatians in action in Rio on Saturday 13 August 2016 (Croatian times)

15:32 ROWING – Damir Martin – Men’s single sculls final
16:30 HANDBALL – Croatia v France
18:00 BOXING – Filip Hrgović v Ali Demerezen (Turkey) Men’s super heavy over 91 kg
18:05 SAILING – Petar Cupać/Pavle Kostov (49er), Šime Fantela/Igor Marenić (470), Tina Mihelić (Laser Radial), Ivan Kljaković Gašpić (Finn)
01:20 POLE VAULT – Ivan Horvat – Men’s pole vault (Sunday)
03:30 BASKETBALL – Croatia v Nigeria (Sunday)


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