Olympics TV listings: Wednesday, August 8

August 06, 2012

Viewing Tips

Among the lesser-known (to Americans) sports, team handball has emerged as a TV favorite. "Why hasn't this caught on here?" viewers are asking. Jump start your day with a live men's quarterfinal of the fast-paced, hybrid sport 6 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. on NBC Sports Network.

Medal-round table tennis will be shown from 7:45 a.m. to 9 a.m. on NBC Sports Network and from 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. on MSNBC.

The Great Eight of Olympics men's basketball gets whittled down to four. Catch quarterfinals 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on MSNBC and 3 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. on NBC Sports Network.

Women's beach volleyball and men's 110m hurdles finals are part of prime-time coverage onWBAL-TV starting at 8 p.m.


Midnight to 2:30 a.m. Tuesday highlights Telemundo

12:35 a.m. to 1:35 a.m. Diving/Discus WBAL

1:35 a.m. to 5 a.m. Tuesday primetime repeat WBAL

3 a.m. to 4 a.m. Boxing CNBC

6 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. Men's Handball NBCSN

7:45 a.m. to 9 a.m. Table Tennis NBCSN

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Men's Basketball NBCSN

9 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Men's Volleyball MSNBC

9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Multiple Sports Telemundo

10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Equestrian WBAL

10:45 a.m. to 11 a.m. Track & Field WBAL

10:45 a.m. to Noon Men's Water Polo MSNBC

11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Volleyball WBAL

Noon to 1 p.m. Men's Water Polo MSNBC

12:45 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Canoe/Kayak WBAL

1 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. Boxing NBCSN

1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Table Tennis MSNBC

1:15 p.m. to 2 p.m. Track & Field WBAL

1:30 p.m. to 2:40 p.m. Men's Water Polo MSNBC

2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Beach Volleyball WBAL

2:15 p.m. to 3 p.m. Field Hockey NBCSN

2:40 p.m. to 4 p.m. Men's Volleyball MSNBC

3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Men's Water Polo WBAL

3 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. Men's Basketball NBCSN

4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Track & Field WBAL

4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wrestling MSNBC

4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Men's Volleyball MSNBC

5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Boxing CNBC

7:15 p.m. to 8 p.m. TBA NBCSN

7:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. The Olympic Zone WBAL

8 p.m. to 11:05 p.m. Beach Volleyball/Track/Diving WBAL

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