Let's get one thing straight: Team GB will not get anywhere near as many golds in Rio 2016 as they did here. Andy Hunt, the head of Team GB, has claimed that there is "opportunity to improve" after the British team's startling performance at the Olympics. But he is, I confidently predict, wrong. Britain will [...]
Australia's Chloe Esposito won Olympic gold in the modern pentathlon as Great Britain failed to land a medal for the first time since the women's event was introduced in 2000. Esposito won with 1,372 points ahead of France's Elodie Clouvel (1,356) and Poland's Oktawia Nowacka (1,349). Kate French was GB's highest-placed finisher in sixth place with 1,331.