The Great Britain women’s eights crew, including Melanie Wilson (second left) celebrate after winning their heat at the Rio Games. Photo: AP

Confidence sky-high for Hong Kong-raised Melanie Wilson and Great Britain in women’s eights

Rowing crew savour psychological advantage over rivals New Zealand in winning their heat to move straight into Saturday’s final, where the United States will be the team to beat

Topic |   Rio Olympics 2016

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The Great Britain women’s eights crew, including Melanie Wilson (second left) celebrate after winning their heat at the Rio Games. Photo: AP
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