olympics 2012

9:00am Tuesday 7 August on BBC THREE

Today’s London 2012 Olympics coverage on BBC Three.

Olympics 2012 – 0900-1400

Presenters: Rishi Persad with Shirley Robertson

A busy morning of Canoe Sprint action followed by Athletics – the heats of the Men’s 200m featuring Usain Bolt. In Sailing, it’s the turn of the windsurfers to stage their medal races.

By the end of the day, the Men’s Hockey semi-final line up will be known too.

(NB Rishi Persad presents from Canoeing/Eton Dorney)


Men’s Preliminary

Canoe Sprint:

09:30 Kayak Four (K4) 1000m Men Heats

09:46 Canoe Double (C2) 1000m Men Heats

10:07 Kayak Single (K1) 500m Women Heats

10:28 Kayak Double (K2) 500m Women Heats

10:47 Kayak Four (K4) 1000m Men Semifinals

11:03 Canoe Double (C2) 1000m Men Semifinals

11:24 Kayak Single (K1) 500m Women Semifinals

11:38 Kayak Double (K2) 500m Women Semifinals


11:50 Men’s 200m Round 1 – Heats


13:00 RS:X Men – Medal Race

Olympics 2012 – 1400-1900

Presenters: Manish Bhasin with Shirley Robertson

More Board Sailing followed by the Artistic Gymnastics finale: the eagerly awaited women’s floor, the event Beth Tweddle won Gold at the 2009 world championships in the very same North Greenwich arena.

After that, attention turns to Wembley and the first Men’s Football semi-final.


14:00 RS:X Women – Medal Race

Artistic Gymnastics:

15:35 Men’s Horizontal Bar Final

16:20 Women’s Floor Exercise Final


17:00 Men’s Semi-Final

Olympics 2012 – 1900-2300

Presenters: Jake Humphrey with Alan Hansen and Robbie Savage

Old Trafford stages the second men’s football semi-final. The winning team is guaranteed a gold or silver medal after Saturday’s final; the losers will battle for a bronze medal in Friday night’s play off match.

It’s also potentially a crucial night for Britain’s men’s hockey team. They play their final preliminary group match against Beijing silver medallists Spain, hoping to secure a sought-after semi-final place.


19:45 Men’s Semi-Final


19:00 Men’s Preliminary

1:30pm Tuesday 7 August on BBC TWO

Today’s London 2012 Olympics coverage on BBC Two.

Olympics 2012 – 1330-1415

Presenter: Hazel Irvine

News and action from across the Games.

Olympics 2012 – 1800-1900

Presenters: Jake Humphrey and Jamie Staff

The conclusion of six days of Track Cycling.

Cycling Track:

18:00 Men’s Keirin Finals 1-6

18:15 Women’s Sprint Finals – Race 3

Olympics 2012 – 2200-2240

Presenter: Gary Lineker

There’s still plenty of Sport to be enjoyed including Boxing quarter finals and Beach Volleyball semi-finals.

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