The first of a two-day street athletics event was held ©Getty Images

"Image_Gallery"Italy and Russia earned a gold apiece in the fencing ©Getty Images

Italy's Alice Volpi was the gold medallist in the individual foils event ©Getty Images

Spain defeated Italy on penalties on the opening day of beach soccer ©Getty Images

Several players attempted acrobatic efforts to the delight of the crowd ©Getty Images

3x3 basketball's preliminary competition continued ©Getty Images

Britain's Nicola Adams remained on course for women's 48-51kg flyweight gold after booking her place in the final ©Getty Images

Azerbaijan's Zinaida Dobrynina moved into the 57-60kg lightweight quarter-final

Germany's Julia Mrozinski celebrated gold in the women's 200m butterfly in the pool ©Getty Images

Russia hit the 50 gold medal mark after victory in the mixed team 4x100m relay event ©Getty Images