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Result: Germany clinch gold in 5000m kayak final at European Games

Germany's Max Hoff wins his second gold of the European Games, beating Portugal's Fernando Pimenta in the men's kayak single (K1) 5000m final.

Germany's Max Hoff raced to gold in the men's kayak single (K1) 5000m final at the European Games this afternoon.

The 32-year-old finished in a time of 20:01.864, more than 10 seconds ahead of Portugal's Fernando Pimenta (20:01.864), while France's Cyrille Carre took bronze (20:42.081).

Great Britain's Timothy Pendle was one of the 29 canoeists to start the race, but he failed to finish, while Ireland's Peter Egan came in 21st place.

Victory for Hoff was his second of the tournament, having claimed gold in the single (K1) 1000m final yesterday.

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Max Hoff of Germany wins Gold in the Final A Kayak Single (K1) 1000m Men during day three of the Baku 2015 European Games at Mingachevir on June 15, 2015
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Monday's key events


TRIATHLON
· Jonny Brownlee will look to make the most of his brother Alistair's absence as he goes for gold in the men's triathlon (10.30pm-1am)

RUGBY SEVENS
· Team GB get their campaign underway with two matches, against Canada and Japan (from 1.30am)

SWIMMING
· One of Team GB's biggest gold medal hopes, Adam Peaty, will take part in the 100m breaststroke final. (3.12am)
· Ariarne Titmus and Katie Ledecky go head to head for gold in the women's 400m freestyle final (3.20am)

DIVING
· Tom Daley and Matty Lee take part in the men's 10m synchro final (7am-8am)

ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS
· The men's team final takes place (11am)

> Today's schedule in full
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