Rio 2016: Quotes of The Day

  • Rio 2016: Quotes of The Day
    1/7 "I wanted to enter the women's changing room and either hang myself or hang everyone," - Russia handball coach Yevgeni Trefilov was furious with his team after trailing South Korea 19-12. They came back to win 30-25." Getty
  • Rio 2016: Quotes of The Day
    2/7 "I went out pretty fast, quite easy, came back and I heard everyone cheering and I was like, 'What are they cheering for? There's no Brazilians in this lane'," - Peaty knew he was on course for the world record, thanks to the locals." Getty
  • Rio 2016: Quotes of The Day
    3/7 "Since we got here, we've gone out to the beach, the big Jesus or whatever you call it, all that good stuff," - United States equestrian athlete Clark Montgomery battles to remember the Christ the Redeemer." Getty
  • Rio 2016: Quotes of The Day
    4/7 "They are like robots," - Romanian fencer Ana Maria Popescu outlines the difficulty of facing Korean opposition after being beaten by Choi In-jeong in the women's individual epee." Getty
  • Rio 2016: Quotes of The Day
    5/7 "It's just crazy that I've been able to swim two seconds faster than anyone ever, ever did. It's just crazy," - Katinka Hosszu said of her incredible swim.
  • Rio 2016: Quotes of The Day
    6/7 "I don't know if it's a rivalry specifically but more about athletes who have tested positive in the sport," - Mack Horton said of Sun Yang, who finished second to him." Getty
  • Rio 2016: Quotes of The Day
    7/7 "Definitely my favorite race ever, in an Olympic final with my sister and two girls I have known since I was 12,13 years old and a gold and a world record. You can't ask for more. Every kid dreams of it, it's what we always hoped for," - Bronte Campbell s