An action-packed Friday night in Tokyo (Friday morning in the United States) includes broadcasts of the pinnacle of the women’s soccer tournament and the men’s bronze medal game. In a busy track and field schedule, sprinter Allyson Felix will try to match or surpass Carl Lewis as America’s most distinguished track and field athlete. All times are Eastern and subject to network changes.
FOOTBALL A replay of the women’s bronze medal match between the United States and Australia will be on NBCSN at 1:30 AM. The men’s bronze medal match, between Mexico and Japan, kicks off at 5 p.m. on USA, Telemundo and Universo. Then at 8 a.m. Canada and Sweden meet in the women’s gold medal match over the US.
WATER POLO Greece and Hungary will meet in the men’s semifinals at 2:30 p.m. on CNBC.
TRACK AND FIELD Coverage of the women’s 20-mile race walk begins at 3:30 a.m. on NBCSN. Later coverage on NBCOlympics.com will include Felix’s bid for a 10th Olympic medal in the women’s 400m final (8:35am), along with the finals in the women’s 4x100m relay (9:30am). ), the women’s 1500m (8:50am), the men’s 5,000m (8am), the men’s 4x100m relay (9:50am) and the women’s javelin throw (7:50am). Round 1 of the men’s 4×400 meter relay will also be broadcast on NBCOlympics.com at 7:25 AM
TO DIVE The men’s platform finals continue until 4:30 a.m. in the US.
RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS The qualifying round kicks off in the US at 4:30 a.m.
HANDBALL France will take on Sweden in a women’s semifinal at 5.15am on NBCSN.
WRESTLING Starting at 5.15am, the Olympic Channel will host medal matches in the 74 and 125 kilogram classes of the men’s freestyle and the 53 kilogram class of the women’s freestyle, plus semi-finals in three other divisions. A replay will start at 9 a.m., also on the Olympic Canal.
BASKETBALL Japan and France will face each other in a women’s semifinal at 7 p.m. on NBCSN.
CYCLING The coverage from 7 a.m. in the US includes the women’s Madison final and the men’s and women’s sprints.
VOLLEY-BALL Brazil and South Korea will meet in a women’s semifinal on NBCSN at 9:00 AM.
FIELD HOCKEY The women’s gold medal match between the Netherlands and Argentina will be broadcast on USA at 10:00 AM.