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[08/04/12 - 05:05 PM]
Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake and Tyson Gay Featured in 100M Final Sunday Night on NBC
The Peacock details its schedules for Sunday, August 5 and Monday, August 6.

[via press release from NBC]

USAIN BOLT, YOHAN BLAKE AND TYSON GAY FEATURED IN 100M FINAL SUNDAY NIGHT ON NBC

Three Gymnastics Individual Event Gold Medal Finals Tomorrow Night on NBC

Roger Federer vs. Andy Murray Gold Medal Tennis Final LIVE on NBC in Daytime to All Time Zones

NBC's Daytime Sunday Coverage LIVE to All Time Zones Beginning at 6 a.m. ET/3 a.m. PT

Team USA's Women's Basketball vs. China at 11:45 a.m. ET Live on NBC

Team USA's Women's Beach Volleyball vs. Czech Republic at 5 p.m. ET Live on NBC

Mixed Doubles Tennis Gold Medal Final Featuring Andy Murray and Laura Robson vs. Max Mirnyi and Victoria Azarenka Live on NBC Sports Network at 7 a.m. ET

Serena and Venus Williams Doubles Gold Medal Final Live on NBC Sports Network at 12:15 p.m. ET

LONDON - August 4, 2012 - Usain Bolt, Yohan Blake and Tyson Gay sprint for the gold tomorrow in the 100m gold medal final on NBC tomorrow night. Also in primetime, Sanya Richards-Ross, 2008 Olympic bronze medalist, seeks her first individual Olympic gold in the 400m. Gymnastics team gold medalist McKayla Maroney looks to earn her first individual Olympic gold in the vault.

SPECIAL PROGRAMMING NOTE: NBC'S DAYTIME SUNDAY COVERAGE LIVE TO ALL TIME ZONES BEGINNING AT 6 A.M. ET/3 A.M. PT

Live daytime coverage on NBC starts at 6 a.m. ET/5 a.m. CT/4 a.m. MT/3 a.m. PT with the women's marathon, and features Great Britain's Andy Murray facing off against Wimbledon champion Roger Federer in a rematch at Centre Court at 9 a.m. ET/8 a.m. CT/ 7 a.m. MT/6 a.m. PT. Federer defeated Murray in July to capture his record-tying seventh Wimbledon title.

NBC's daytime Sunday coverage will air live and feature Team USA's women's basketball vs. China at 11:45 a.m. ET, followed by Team USA's women's water polo vs. Italy in the semifinals at 2 p.m. ET. Team USA's women's volleyball faces Turkey at 3 p.m. ET and at 5 p.m. ET, Team USA's beach volleyball duo Jennifer Kessy and April Ross take to the sand at her Majesty's Horse Guards Parade to play against Kristyna Kolocova and Marketa Slukova of the Czech Republic.

Live on NBC Sports Network, the mixed doubles tennis gold medal final features Great Britain's Andy Murray and Laura Robson vs. Belarus' Max Mirnyi and Victoria Azarenka at 7 a.m. ET. The women's doubles tennis gold medal final features Serena and Venus Williams vs. Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka of the Czech Republic at 12:15 p.m. ET.

All of the events mentioned above, and all other events will be live streamed on NBCOlympics.com and the NBC Olympics Live Extra app, available on mobile devices and tablets. The vast majority of live stream content will only be available to authenticated cable, satellite or telco customers.

For more information on live streaming, please go to: NBCOlympics.com/LiveExtra

For the full schedule of NBCUniversal's Olympic coverage, please go to: NBCOlympics.com

Listings subject to change (all times ET unless otherwise noted). Changes are italicized.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 5 (Day 9)

NBC

6 a.m. - 6 p.m. ET
5 a.m. - 5 p.m. CT
4 a.m. - 4 p.m. MT
3 a.m. - 6 p.m. PT
Men's Tennis - Gold Medal Final: Roger Federer(Switzerland) vs. Andy Murray (Great Britain) (LIVE)
Women's Marathon (LIVE)
Beach Volleyball - Kessy/Ross (U.S.) vs. Slukova/Kolocova (Czech Republic) (LIVE)
Women's Basketball - U.S. vs. China (LIVE)
Women's Water Polo - U.S. vs. Italy (LIVE)
Women's Volleyball - U.S. vs. Turkey (LIVE)
Cycling - Track Gold Medal Final
Equestrian - Team Jumping Gold Medal Final, Round 1

· LIVE coverage of the women's marathon through the heart of London. Shalane Flanagan, the Beijing 10,000m bronze medalist, and Desiree Davila have medal potential, but the favorites will be Kenyan mom Edna Kiplagat and her countrywoman Mary Keitany. The sentimental favorite will be Great Britain's Paula Radcliffe, the 38-year-old world record holder who would be a longshot to make the podium.

· LIVE coverage of the men's tennis gold medal final from the grass courts of Wimbledon.

· LIVE coverage of the U.S. women's basketball team against China. Led by former UConn stars Sue Bird, Diana Taurasi and Maya Moore, the Americans are favored to win their fifth straight gold.

· LIVE coverage of the U.S. women's water polo team in a must-win quarterfinal if they hope to advance to the medal round. The Americans have earned a medal at each of the three Olympics since women's water polo made its Olympic debut in 2000, but have never won gold. They look to have their strongest team yet in London.

· LIVE coverage of the U.S. women's volleyball team vs. Turkey. Led by Hugh McCutcheon, who coached the U.S. men to the Olympic title in 2008, the American women are favored to win their first Olympic gold.

· Plus, the gold medal final in track cycling's ultimate test and new Olympic event, the men's omnium, and equestrian's team jumping competition.

7 p.m. - Midnight (ET/PT)
Gymnastics - Individual Event Gold Medal Finals
Men's Floor Exercise
Men's Pommel Horse
Women's Vault
Track and Field - Gold Medal Finals
Men's 100M
Women's 400M
Women's Triple Jump
Women's Diving - Springboard Gold Medal Final
Beach Volleyball - May-Treanor/Walsh Jennings (U.S.) vs. Cicolari/Menegatti (Italy)

· Jamaica's electrifying sprint king Usain Bolt, the fastest man in history, takes to the track for one of the marquee events of the entire Games: the men's 100m final. In Beijing, a 21-year-old Bolt shocked the world - and blew away the field - in world record time. Now, the world's top sprinters are gunning for him, including a pair of Americans: 2004 Olympic champion Justin Gatlin and American record holder Tyson Gay. But Bolt's biggest competition could come from his own training partner, Yohan Blake, who defeated him at Jamaica's Trials by running the fastest time in the world since 2009. Meanwhile, in the 400m, former world champion Sanya Richards-Ross seeks her first individual Olympic gold in her signature event - a distinction that would help her keep pace with her husband Aaron Ross, who earlier this year won his second Super Bowl with the New York Giants. In the semifinals of the men's 400m, Olympic champion LaShawn Merritt continues his attempt to become the only man besides Michael Johnson to successfully defend a 400m title, while collegiate standout Bryshon Nellum competes less than four years after being shot in both legs near the USC campus.

· The top gymnasts in the world return to North Greenwich Arena for the first day of individual event finals. In women's vault, 16-year-old McKayla Maroney, the daughter of a former Purdue quarterback, was the 2011 world champion and is a heavy favorite for gold with her signature Amanar vault.

· In the final round of women's springboard diving, Chicago's Christina Loukas is looking to upgrade her fourth-place finish at last year's world championships and reach the Olympic podium. While former Stanford star Cassidy Krug, who quit diving for a year after failing in her second attempt to make an Olympic team in 2008, defeated Loukas at Trials and, at 27, is diving better than ever before.

· On the sand at majestic Horse Guards Parade, beach volleyball enters the quarterfinals, where a single loss means the end of an Olympic run. Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings are eyeing a golden three-peat after sweeping the competition in Athens and Beijing.

12:35 a.m. - 1:35 a.m. (ET/PT)
Track and Field - Gold Medal Finals
Men's Badminton - Singles Gold Medal Final

· Track and field's top men go for the gold in the steeplechase, a nearly-two-mile run over barriers and water jumps, as well as the hammer throw.

NBC SPORTS NETWORK

4 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Women's Basketball - France vs. Russia (LIVE)
Tennis - Gold Medal Finals
Women's Doubles Gold Medal Final: Serena and Venus Williams (U.S.) vs. Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka (Czech Republic) (LIVE)
Mixed Doubles Gold Medal Final: Andy Murray and Laura Robson (Great Britain) vs. Max Mirnyi and Victoria Azarenka (Belarus) (LIVE)
Beach Volleyball - Larissa/Juliana (Brazil) vs. Goller/Ludwig (Germany) (LIVE)
Women's Weightlifting - Super Heavyweight Gold Medal Final (LIVE)
Women's Volleyball - Qualifying Round
China vs. South Korea
Italy vs. Russia
Cycling - Track Events (LIVE)
Synchronized Swimming - Duet Qualifying
Men's Shooting - Pistol Gold Medal Final
NBC SPORTS NETWORK HIGHLIGHTS

· LIVE coverage of the mixed and women's doubles gold medal finals from the storied grass courts of Wimbledon highlights the day, complemented by LIVE coverage of quarterfinals in beach volleyball from historic Horse Guards Parade. Plus, weightlifter Holley Mangold, sister of the New York Jets' Nick Mangold competes in the super heavyweight gold medal final. Also finals in men's badminton.

MSNBC

7 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Women's Water Polo - Quarterfinals
Hungary vs. Russia (LIVE)
China vs. Australia (LIVE)
Men's Tennis - Singles Bronze Medal: Djokovic (Serbia) vs. Del Potro (Argentina) (LIVE)
Beach Volleyball - Zhang/Xue (China) vs. Schwaiger/SChwaiger (Austria) (LIVE)
Wrestling - Greco Roman Gold Medal Finals
Men's Field Hockey - Great Britain vs. Australia (LIVE)
Men's Table Tennis - Team Quarterfinals
Women's Handball - Norway vs. Spain (LIVE)
Fencing - Men's Team Foil Quarterfinal: U.S. vs. France
Badminton -
Men's Doubles Gold Medal Final
Men's Doubles Bronze Match
MSNBC HIGHLIGHTS

· LIVE coverage of the action-packed, fast-paced quarterfinals in women's water polo, with the winners guaranteed to play for a medal. Plus gold medal finals in wrestling.

CNBC

8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Women's Boxing -Elimination Bouts (LIVE)
3:30 p.m. - 5:30p.m.
Men's Boxing - Quarterfinals (LIVE)
CNBC HIGHLIGHTS

· The inaugural Olympic women's boxing tournament kicks off with all three weight classes and the Americans have potential contenders in each: at flyweight, Houston native and first generation Mexican-American Marlen Esparza; at lightweight, 2010 world bronze medalist Queen Underwood, and at middleweight, 17-year-old high school junior Claressa Shields. The London Games marks the first time that women will compete in every Olympic sport. On the men's side, heavyweight Michael Hunter hopes to follow in the footsteps of his late father, who was a talented professional heavyweight contender in the 90s.

NBC OLYMPIC BASKETBALL CHANNEL

4 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Women's Basketball - Qualifying Round
U.S. vs. China (LIVE)
France vs. Russia (LIVE)
Great Britain vs. Brazil (LIVE)
Canada vs. Australia (LIVE)
Czech Republic vs. Angola (LIVE)
Turkey vs. Croatia (LIVE)
Brazil vs. Great Britain (LIVE)

NBC OLYMPIC SOCCER CHANNEL

7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
The Quarterfinals Encore

TELEMUNDO

9 a.m. - 6 p.m. (ET/PT)
Women's Marathon
Women's Volleyball - Qualifying Round
Beach Volleyball - Quarterfinals
Men's Tennis - Gold Medal Final
Boxing - Elimination Bouts
Midnight - 2:30 a.m. (ET/PT)
Track and Field - Gold Medal Finals
Gymnastics - Individual Event Gold Medal Finals
Women's Diving - Springboard Gold Medal Final

3D

4 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Swimming - Gold Medal Finals
Track and Field - Gold Medal Finals
Women's Diving - Springboard Semifinal
Women's Gymnastics - Trampoline Gold Medal Final

MONDAY, AUGUST 6 (Day 10)

NBC

10 a.m. - 5 p.m. (9 a.m. CT/PT)
Track and Field - Qualifying Rounds
Beach Volleyball - Quarterfinal
Men's Water Polo - U.S. vs. Hungary (LIVE)
Men's Volleyball - U.S. vs. Tunisia (LIVE)
Equestrian - Team Jumping Gold Medal Final
Cycling - Track Events (LIVE)
Synchronized Swimming - Duet Qualifying Round
Canoeing - Sprint Qualifying Heats

· Key qualifying rounds in track and field including the women's 100m hurdles, where the U.S. has a very strong team, led by defending Olympic champion Dawn Harper, 2011 U.S. champion Kellie Wells and also featuring Lolo Jones, who seeks Olympic redemption after tripping on the second-to-last hurdle in Beijing.

· LIVE coverage of the U.S. men's volleyball team against Tunisia. The American men won their first Olympic gold in 20 years in Beijing and have been surging recently as they look to repeat as Olympic champions.

· LIVE coverage of the U.S. men's water polo team against three-time defending Olympic champion Hungary. The U.S. men earned a surprise silver in Beijing, but are focused on gold in London. Led by captain Tony Azevedo, the team sacrificed hundreds of thousands of dollars collectively by not playing professionally overseas this year to train together for the Olympics.

· LIVE coverage of track cycling, plus equestrian's team jumping final. Also, qualifying rounds in canoeing and synchronized swimming.

8 p.m. - Midnight (ET/PT)
Gymnastics - Individual Event Gold Medal Finals
Men's Still Rings
Men's Vault
Women's Uneven Bars
Track and Field - Gold Medal Finals
Men's 400M
Men's 400M Hurdles
Women's Pole Vault
Beach Volleyball - Quarterfinal
Men's Diving - Springboard Qualifying
Cycling - Track Gold Medal Final

· Three more gold medals are up for grabs in gymnastics, with the women's uneven bars and the men's rings and vault. Gabby Douglas, nicknamed the "Flying Squirrel" for the stunning height of her release moves, is one of the best bars workers in the world. On the men's side, Chinese strongmen Chen Yibing, the reigning world and Olympic champion, will try to cement his status as king of the rings. American team captain Jonathan Horton, who improved dramatically in the last year in this upper body event while nursing a broken foot, is the top American. And on vault, South Korea's spring-loaded 19-year-old sensation Yang Hak-Seon showcases the world's most difficult vault.

· On the track, 19-year-old Caribbean Kirani James, who defeated Merritt at the 2011 World Championships and is favored to win Grenada's first ever Olympic medal in the men's 400m. While in the hurdles, two-time Olympic champion Angelo Taylor and two-time world champion Kerron Clement join first-time Olympian Michael Tinsley on an ultra-deep U.S. team. And in the pole vault, Beijing silver medalist Jenn Suhr, who is coached by her husband Rick, renews her rivalry with two-time defending Olympic champion Yelena Isinbayeva of Russia.

· On the sand at majestic Horse Guards Parade, the quarterfinals of beach volleyball continue, with a single loss meaning the end of an Olympic run. Americans Todd Rogers and Phil Dalhausser, "The Professor" and "The Thin Beast," are the defending Olympic champions.

· In the Aquatics Centre, former Georgia star Chris Colwill and Texas alum Troy Dumais, the first American since Greg Louganis to compete at four Olympics, take aim at the world's best in the men's springboard.

12:35 a.m. - 1:35 a.m. (ET/PT)
Track and Field - Gold Medal Finals
Cycling - Track Events

· Track and field's top women run for gold in the steeplechase, while Jill Camarena-Williams, who won bronze at 2011 Worlds, looks to win the first U.S. women's shot put medal in more than 50 years.

NBC SPORTS NETWORK

4 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Men's Basketball - Qualifying Round (LIVE)
U.S. vs. Argentina (LIVE)
Australia vs. Russia (LIVE)
Women's Soccer - Semifinals (LIVE)
Women's Boxing - Quarterfinals (LIVE)
Women's Field Hockey - U.S. vs. South Africa (LIVE)
Men's Volleyball - Qualifying Round
Russia vs. Serbia (LIVE)
Italy vs. Bulgaria (LIVE)
Men's Weightlifting - 105 KG Gold Medal Final
Men's Shooting - 50M Three Positions Gold Medal Final
NBC SPORTS NETWORK HIGHLIGHTS

· Twenty years after the original Dream Team, Kobe Bryant, LeBron James and company continue their run at gold against Manu Ginobili and medal-contending Argentina, LIVE on NBC Sports Network. Plus, LIVE coverage of semifinals in women's soccer. Also, LIVE coverage of women's quarterfinals in the Olympic Boxing tournament, and the U.S. women's field hockey team against South Africa.

MSNBC

9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Beach Volleyball - Quarterfinals (LIVE)
Men's Basketball - Spain vs. Brazil (LIVE)
Men's Water Polo - Romania vs. Serbia (LIVE)
Wrestling - Greco Roman Gold Medal Finals (LIVE)
Table Tennis - Men's and Women's Team Semifinals
Men's Shooting - Trap Gold Medal Final
MSNBC HIGHLIGHTS

· LIVE coverage of quarterfinals in beach volleyball from Horse Guards Parade in central London, and LIVE coverage of Spain vs. Brazil in men's basketball. Plus, gold medal finals in Greco-Roman wrestling.

CNBC

5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Men's Boxing - Quarterfinals
CNBC HIGHLIGHTS

· The men's boxing tournament continues with quarterfinal matches.

NBC OLYMPIC BASKETBALL CHANNEL

4 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Men's Basketball - Qualifying Round
U.S. vs. Argentina (LIVE)
Australia vs. Russia (LIVE)
Great Britain vs. China (LIVE)
Spain vs. Brazil (LIVE)
France vs. Nigeria (LIVE)
Tunisia vs. Lithuania (LIVE)

NBC OLYMPIC SOCCER CHANNEL

Noon - Midnight
Women's Soccer - Semifinals (LIVE)

TELEMUNDO

9 a.m. - 2 p.m. (ET/PT)
Track and Field - Qualifying Rounds
Men's Volleyball - Qualifying Round
Synchronized Swimming - Duet Qualifying Round
Beach Volleyball - Quarterfinals
Midnight - 2:30 a.m. (ET/PT)
Track and Field - Gold Medal Finals
Gymnastics - Individual Event Gold Medal Finals
Men's Diving - Springboard Qualifying
Men's Boxing - Quarterfinals

3D

5 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Gymnastics - Individual Event Gold Medal Final
Track and Field - Gold Medal Finals
Women's Diving - Springboard Gold Medal Final
Synchronized Swimming - Duet Qualifying Round





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