Olympics

American Connor Jaeger featured in prime-time swimming finals against loaded field

TODAY’S HIGHLIGHT

The swimming finals on NBC in prime time feature American Connor Jaeger against a loaded field in the men’s 400m free, plus the men’s and women’s 400-meter IM events, which feature U.S. contenders in 2012 Olympic silver medalist Elizabeth Beisel and 2015 Worlds silver medalist Maya DiRado.

TODAY’S TV

SATURDAY

NBC

8-10:30 a.m.: Rowing – Qualifying Heats (LIVE). Men’s Cycling – Road Race (LIVE). Men’s Water Polo – U.S. vs. Croatia (LIVE). 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.: Men’s Cycling – Road Race (LIVE). Swimming – Qualifying Heats (LIVE). 2:30-4:15 p.m.: Rowing – Qualifying Heats. Men’s Beach Volleyball – Gibb/Patterson (U.S.) vs. Jefferson/Cherif (Qatar) (LIVE). 4:15-6 p.m.: Women’s Volleyball – U.S. vs. Puerto Rico (LIVE). 8 p.m.-Midnight: Men’s Gymnastics –Team Competition. Swimming (LIVE): Men’s 400m Individual Medley – Gold Medal Final, Men’s 400m Freestyle – Gold Medal Final, Women’s 400m Individual Medley – Gold Medal Final, Women’s 100m Butterfly – Semifinals, Men’s 100m Breaststroke – Semifinals, Women’s 4x100m Freestyle Relay – Gold Medal Final. Women’s Beach Volleyball – Walsh Jennings/Ross (U.S.) vs. Artacho Del Solar/Laird (Australia) (LIVE). 12:30-1:30 a.m.: Men’s Gymnastics –Team Competition. 1:30-5 a.m.: Primetime Encore.

NBCSN

9 a.m.-noon: Men’s Archery – Team Round of 16 (LIVE). Women’s Shooting – 10m Air Rifle Gold Medal Final (LIVE). Beach Volleyball – Preliminary Round (LIVE). Noon-1 p.m.: Women’s Rugby – U.S. vs. Fiji (LIVE). Women’s Rugby – Preliminary Round (LIVE). 1-4 p.m.: Men’s Basketball – Australia vs. France (LIVE). Beach Volleyball – Preliminary Round. Men’s Water Polo – Spain vs. Italy. 4-6 p.m.: Women’s Soccer – U.S. vs. France (LIVE). 6-8 p.m.: Men’s Basketball – U.S. vs. China (LIVE). 8-9 p.m.: Judo – Gold Medal Finals. Women’s Weightlifting – 48kg Gold Medal Final. 9 p.m.-midnight: Women’s Soccer – Brazil vs. Sweden (LIVE). Table Tennis – Singles First and Second Rounds. Boxing – Elimination Matches.

MSNBC

Noon-2:15 p.m.: Beach Volleyball – Preliminary Round. Women’s Handball – Norway vs. Brazil. 2:15-5 p.m.: Table Tennis – Singles First Round. Men’s Archery – Team Gold Medal Final (LIVE).

USA

3-4 p.m.: Equestrian – Eventing, Dressage. 4-5:30 p.m.: Women’s Field Hockey – U.S. vs. Argentina (LIVE). 5:30-6:30 p.m.: Beach Volleyball – Preliminary Round (LIVE). 6:30-8 p.m.: Women’s Fencing – Individual Epee Gold Medal Final.

CNBC

5-8 p.m.: Women’s Rugby – U.S. vs. Colombia (LIVE). Women’s Rugby – Preliminary Round. Women’s Soccer – Germany vs. Australia (LIVE).

BRAVO

9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: Tennis (LIVE). 12:30-3:30 p.m.: Tennis (LIVE). 3:30-5:45 p.m.: Tennis (LIVE). 5:45-10 p.m.: Tennis (LIVE).

BASKETBALL CH.

11 a.m.-12:45 p.m.: Women’s – Turkey vs. France (LIVE). 1:15-3 p.m.: Men’s – Australia vs. France (LIVE). 3-4:30 p.m.: Women’s – China vs. Canada. 4:30-6 p.m.: Men’s – Australia vs. France Encore. 6-7:45 p.m.: Men’s – China vs. U.S. (LIVE). 7:45-9:30 p.m.: Women’s – Brazil vs. Australia. 9:30-11:15 p.m.: Men’s – Venezuela vs. Serbia (LIVE). 11:15 p.m.-1 a.m.: Women’s – Belarus vs. Japan.

SOCCER CH.

2-4 p.m.: Women’s – Canada vs. Zimbabwe (LIVE). 4-6 p.m.: Women’s – U.S. vs. France (LIVE). 6-8 p.m.: Women’s – Russia vs. China (LIVE). 8-9 p.m.: Women’s – Germany vs. Australia. 9-11 p.m.: Women’s – Brazil vs. Sweden (LIVE). 11 p.m.-1 a.m.: Women’s – Colombia vs. New Zealand.

TELEMUNDO

9-11 a.m.: Opening Ceremonies Recap. 11 a.m.-2 p.m.: Boxing – Elimination Matches. Volleyball. Swimming – Qualifying Heats. Beach Volleyball – Preliminary Round. 2-4 p.m.: Boxing – Elimination Matches. Volleyball. Midnight-2 a.m.: TBA.

NBC UNIVERSO

4 p.m.-6 p.m.: Women’s Soccer – U.S. vs. France (LIVE). 6-8 p.m.: Basketball. Boxing – Elimination Matches.

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