OLYMPICS: Doncaster’s Barry Middleton leads GB hockey recovery

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DONCASTER’S Barry Middleton and Sheffield’s Alastair were in top form last night as the hockey team fought back from 3-0 down against Australia to force a draw.

Goals from Jonty Clarke, Middleton and James Tindall earned a deserved point.

Fencer Husayn Rosowsky’s Olympics are over after the British foil team lost to Italy by a 45-40 margin.

Roswosky, from Sheffield, Richard Kruse and James Davis had beaten Egypt 45-33 to reach the quarter-finals

Britain ended up sixth after beating France but losing to Russia in the ranking play-offs.