Daily Preview: Greece Rio 2016 Olympics (Day 12, Wednesday, Aug 17)


DAY 12, wednesDAY, AUGUST 17TH

AGONAsport.com brings you a preview of all of Greece’s Athletes competing in Day 12 (Wednesday, August 17) of the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games. For an in-depth preview of all of Greece’s athletes click here**All time are listed in EST (New York) which is 7 hours behind the local Greek time. All CAPITALIZED sports are considered Final or Medal Rounds.



Track & Field – Men's Hammer Throw, Qualifying A (10:05 AM): Michalis Anastasakis
***Anastasakis will compete in the qualifying round of the Men's Hammer Throw. He will hope for a 12 top finih for a place in the finlal. 

SAILING – Men’s 470, Medal Race (1:05 PM): Kagialis & Maniatis
***Kagialias & Maniatis have secured a medal in the competition after finishing 2nd in qualifying. The Greek team will hope to keep their silver medal and possibly win the gold. 

Track & Field – Men's 200 m Dash Semi-Finals 3 (9:16 PM): Lukourgos Tsakonas
***Tsakonas will hope for a top 2 finish in his heat or top 8 overall record for a place in the event's final. 


AGONAsport.com will provide FULL COVERAGE of Greece's Athletes at the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games. Check back here for a daily preview AND recap of each day at this year's games.