Italy team's 9th bronze medal comes from rowing. Oppo-Ruta third in the lightweight double


From the Sea Forest Waterway comes the second medal and the second bronze medal for rowing in Tokyo 2020. Stefano Oppo and Pietro Willy Ruta took the Italian lightweight double to the third step of the podium behind Ireland, Olympic gold in 6:06.43, and Germany (6:07.29). The two Italians crossed the finish line at +7.87 from the Irish. (Photo Pagliaricci GMT Sport).

This is the ninth bronze for the Italian Team and the sixteenth medal overall at Tokyo 2020.