Tokyo Olympics: Gold medals for Workforce 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

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Dates: 23 July-8 August Time in Tokyo: BST +8
Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, BBC iPlayer, BBC Red Button and online; Listen on BBC Radio 5 Live, Sports Extra and Sounds; live text and video clips on BBC Sport website and app.

Tom Daley finally ended his wait for an Olympic title with synchronised 10m platform gold alongside Matty Lee, as Adam Peaty and Tom Pidcock were also crowned Olympic champions on day three in Tokyo.

Britain’s Daley and Lee edged out China for victory, 13 years after 27-year-old Daley – a two-time bronze medallist – made his Olympic debut in Beijing.

In the early hours of day three, swimmer 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.

Earlier, Britain’s Alex Yee cemented his position as the new star of British triathlon with a silver medal,…

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