Britain’s hopes of a second diving medal were dashed amid bizarre circumstances after the pool turned green overnight. Tonia Couch and Lois Toulson finished fifth in the synchronised 10m platform competition after having been just a place outside the medals at one point.  However, the organisers launched an investigation after the water — having been a perfect blue on Monday when Tom Daley and Daniel Goodfellow won bronze in the men’s event, turned a sickly green. Daley tweeted a picture of…

From blue heaven to sad green for Britons

Britain’s hopes of a second diving medal were dashed amid bizarre circumstances after the pool turned green overnight. Tonia Couch and Lois Toulson finished fifth in the synchronised platform.

Lois Toulson - Diving. Women's 10m synchronised.

Lois Toulson - Diving. Women's 10m synchronised.

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Tonia Couch and Lois Toulson of Great Britain compete in the Women's Diving Synchronised 10m Platform Final on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 9, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Tonia Couch and Lois Toulson of Great Britain compete in the Women's Diving Synchronised Platform Final on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre on August 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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