Daily Recap

Day 8 - 27 October 2018

Invictus Games Sydney 2018 presented by Jaguar Land Rover will come to a close on Saturday, but not before the showstopping wheelchair basketball semifinals and finals and a spectacular Closing Ceremony.

The final medals of Invictus Games Sydney 2018 will be awarded on Saturday, in the wheelchair basketball. Following Friday’s pool play sessions, UK will take on USA in the first semifinal and Netherlands will go up against New Zealand in the second.

Celebrate the unconquered human spirit of our wounded warriors at the Invictus Games Sydney 2018 Closing Ceremony. The Closing Ceremony will be held at Qudos Bank Arena and will mark the end of the Games. It is an opportunity to acknowledge the tremendous achievements of our competitors and enjoy performances from local and international artists. The star studded line-up includes Grammy-nominated signer Aloe Blacc (pictured above), ARIA award winning band Birds of Tokyo, Colin Hay, The Kingdom Choir and NAIDOC award-winner Chris Tamwoy and the Admiral’s Band and Drum Corps.

Video recap

USA won gold from Netherlands while UK took home bronze.

Image of the day

HRH The Duke of Sussex, Prince Harry is seen at the Closing Ceremony during day eight of the Invictus Games Sydney 2018 at on October 27, 2018 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Brett Hemmings/Getty Images for Invictus Games Sydney)