Athletics: Deirdre Ryan is out of the women's high jump after failing to clear 1.90 metres.

She successfully jumped 1.80 and 1.85, but missed three attempts at the next mark to miss out.

Boxing: Katie Taylor defeated Russia’s Sofya Ochigava 10-8 in the Olympic lightweight final.

In winning the tie, Taylor secured Team Ireland's first Olympic gold medal since 1996.

The round scores for the bout were: 2-2; 1-2; 4-1; 3-3.