Tokyo Olympics: Gold medals for Crew GB’s Adam Peaty, Tom Daley and Matty Lee, and Tom Pidcock

Tokyo Olympics: Gold medals for Team GB's Adam Peaty, Tom Daley and Matty Lee, and Tom Pidcock


Dates: 23 July-8 August Time in Tokyo: BST +8
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Tom Daley finally ended his wait for an Olympic title with diving gold alongside Matty Lee, while British team-mates Adam Peaty and Tom Pidcock were also crowned champions as day three in Tokyo became ‘Magic Monday’ for Team GB.

Daley and Lee edged out China for victory in the synchronised 10m platform event, 13 years after the 27-year-old – a two-time bronze medallist – made his Games debut in Beijing.

In the early hours of day three, Peaty had become the first British swimmer to defend an Olympic title with his dominant victory in the 100m breaststroke.

Less than half an hour after Daley and Lee’s gold, cyclist Pidcock added a third to Team GB’s tally, dominating the men’s cross-country mountain biking.

In taekwondo, Lauren Williams took silver after a closely…