Great Britain's women suffered an agonising
water polo quarter-finals defeat,
losing 9-7 to Spain.
A packed crowd urged on Team GB in the purpose-built water polo arena, but a win for the home side was not to be.
suffered an almighty scare, tying 16-16 with
It took a fifth penalty throw for the Aussies to progress.
will face Australia in the last four having beaten
Francesca Painter-Snell's hat-trick for Britain will provide encouragement for followers of the hosts after these Games.
GB were just a goal behind Spain entering into the last 30 seconds of the fourth period, but a Maica Garcia strike from the centre ended the contest.