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What Olympics events are on TV? Listings for the 2016 Rio Summer Games, Wednesday, Aug. 17, Day 12

Posted at 12:00 AM, Aug 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-17 01:00:27-04

TULSA - It's Day 12 of the Olympics, and there is a full slate of events to watch!

LIVE STREAMING COVERAGE: Events during the day | Events in primetime starting at 7 p.m.

Welcome to the games, Ashton Eaton. The American attempts to become just the third man to repeat as Olympic decathlon champion. Usain Bolt runs his 200m semifinal heat. Tianna Bartoletta and defending Olympic gold medalist Brittney Reese compete in women's long jump. Team USA hopes to get on the women's 100m hurdles podium for the fifth consecutive Olympics. Women's beach volleyball final.

Here's today's schedule of events on 2 Works for You, which is listed first. Below the interactive listings, you'll find the schedule for the other networks, as well as the channel numbers for each of those networks for Tulsa-area television providers at the bottom of this page.

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NBCSN
2 a.m. – 6 a.m. Primetime Encore

6 a.m. – 7 a.m.
NBC Late Night Encore

8 a.m. – Noon
Canoe/Kayak – Sprint Qualifying Heats (LIVE)

Track & Field (LIVE)
Men’s 3000m Steeplechase – Gold Medal Final

Noon – 2 p.m.
Men’s Soccer – Semifinal (LIVE)

2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Cycling – BMX Qualifying

3 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Men’s Soccer – Semifinal Gymnastics – Gala

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Men’s Basketball – Quarterfinal (LIVE)

7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Gymnastics – Gala
Women’s Wrestling – Freestyle Gold Medal Finals
Men’s Boxing – Welter Gold Medal Final
Women’s Boxing – Elimination Matches

9 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Women’s Beach Volleyball – Bronze Medal (LIVE)
Men’s Basketball – Quarterfinal (LIVE)

11 p.m. – Midnight
Men’s Table Tennis – Team Gold Medal Final
Taekwondo – Gold Medal Finals

MSNBC
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Women’s Field Hockey – Semifinal (LIVE)

1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Women’s Wrestling – Qualifying
Men’s Handball – Quarterfinal

2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Gymnastics – Gala (LIVE)

3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Men’s Handball – Quarterfinal
Sailing – Gold Medal Finals

USA
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Men’s Badminton – Singles Quarterfinal

10 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Men’s Basketball – Quarterfinal (LIVE)

11:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Women’s Water Polo – Semifinal (LIVE)
Men’s Badminton – Singles Quarterfinal

1:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Men’s Basketball – Quarterfinal (LIVE)

3:15 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Men’s Badminton – Singles Quarterfinal
Men’s Table Tennis – Team Bronze Medal
Taekwondo – Quarterfinals and Semifinals

CNBC
5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Men’s Volleyball – Quarterfinal (LIVE)
Women’s Field Hockey – Semifinal

GOLF CHANNEL
5 a.m. – 6:30 a.m.
Golf Central Live From the Olympics

6:30 a.m. – 9 a.m.
Women’s Golf – 1st Round (LIVE)

9 a.m. – Noon
Women’s Golf – 1st Round (LIVE) Noon – 3 p.m.

Women’s Golf – 1st Round (LIVE)

3 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Golf Central Live From the Olympics

11 p.m. – 5 a.m.
Women’s Golf – 1st Round Encore

BASKETBALL SPECIALTY CHANNEL
10 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Men’s Basketball – Quarterfinal #1 (LIVE)

11:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Men’s Basketball – Quarterfinal #1 Encore

1:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Men’s Basketball – Quarterfinal #2 (LIVE)

3:15 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Men’s Basketball – Quarterfinal #2 Encore

5 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Men’s Basketball – Quarterfinal #2 Encore

5:45 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Men’s Basketball – Quarterfinal #3 (LIVE)

7:30 p.m. – 9:15 p.m.
Men’s Basketball – Quarterfinal #3 Encore

9:15 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Men’s Basketball – Quarterfinal #4 (LIVE)

11 p.m. – Midnight
Men’s Basketball – Quarterfinal #4 Encore

SOCCER SPECIALTY CHANNEL
Noon – 2 p.m.
Men’s Soccer – Semifinal #1 (LIVE)

2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Men’s Soccer – Semifinal #1 Encore

3 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Men’s Soccer – Semifinal #2 (LIVE)

5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Men’s Soccer – Semifinal #1 Encore

6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Men’s Soccer – Semifinal #2 Encore

8 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Men’s Soccer – Semifinal #1 Encore

9:30 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Men’s Soccer – Semifinal #2 Encore

11 p.m. – Midnight
Men’s Soccer – Match of the Day

TELEMUNDO
3 a.m. – 5 a.m.
Late Night Encore

10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
News Recap
Men’s Soccer – Semifinal Athletics

2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Boxing
Men’s Soccer – Semifinal

NBC UNIVERSO
6 a.m. – 8 a.m.
Late Night Encore

5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Volleyball Basketball Boxing

NBC HIGHLIGHTS (Primetime):
• Track and Field - Live coverage of track and field finals features 2015 world champion Tianna Bartoletta and defending Olympic gold medalist Brittney Reese as U.S. contenders in the women’s long jump; first-time Olympian Tori Bowie, from the small town of Sandhill, Mississippi, in the women’s 200m; and a strong trio looking to put Team USA on the women’s 100m hurdles podium for a fifth consecutive Games. Elsewhere on the Rio track, two-time defending champion Usain Bolt runs his 200m semifinal heat and American Ashton Eaton concludes day one of the decathlon with one of his best events: the 400m.

NBC HIGHLIGHTS (Daytime):
• Track and Field - Live coverage of track and field includes the start of American Ashton Eaton’s attempt to become just the third man to repeat as Olympic decathlon champion. Evan Jager also chases history, as he seeks to challenge steeplechase power Kenya and give the U.S. its first medal in the event since 1984.
• Equestrian - The United States targets a return to the podium in the team jumping final after winning gold in 2004 and 2008 but failing to earn a medal in 2012.

NBC HIGHLIGHTS (Late Night):
• Beach Volleyball - Medal-round action in women’s beach volleyball under the lights at Copacabana beach.

NBCSN HIGHLIGHTS:
• Track and Field - American middle distance runner Evan Jager’s attempt to give the U.S. its first men’s steeplechase medal since 1984. Also in track and field, Ashton Eaton of Team USA begins his attempt to become just the third man to repeat as Olympic decathlon champion.
• Cycling - Coverage includes seeding runs in BMX, which debuted at the 2008 Beijing Games. American Connor Fields, who entered the 2012 London Games expecting to climb the podium but crashed in the final and placed 7th, returns as a medal contender.
• Table Tennis - Coverage includes the table tennis men's team final, with China seeking a third consecutive Olympic gold.

USA HIGHLIGHTS:
• Badminton - Coverage includes quarterfinal-round action in men’s singles. Two- time defending champion Lin Dan of China, known as “the John McEnroe of badminton” for his outbursts both on and off the court, joins compatriot Chen Long and long-time Malaysian rival Lee Chong Wei among the Rio medal contenders.

GOLF CHANNEL HIGHLIGHTS:
• Women's 1st Round - Opening-round coverage of the first women’s Olympic golf competition since 1900.

COX CABLE

  • NBC (KJRH) - 2
  • BRAVO - 46
  • CNBC - 49
  • GOLF CHANNEL - 365 (1365)
  • MSNBC - 50
  • NBC SPORTS NETWORK - 317 (1317)
  • NBC UNIVERSO - 732
  • TELEMUNDO - 702
  • USA - 34

DIRECTV

  • NBC (KJRH) - 2
  • BRAVO - 237
  • CNBC - 355
  • GOLF CHANNEL - 218
  • MSNBC - 356
  • NBC SPORTS NETWORK - 220
  • NBC UNIVERSO - 410
  • TELEMUNDO - 406
  • USA - 242

DISH NETWORK

  • NBC (KJRH) - 2
  • BRAVO - 129
  • CNBC - 208
  • GOLF CHANNEL - 401
  • MSNBC - 209
  • NBC SPORTS NETWORK - 159
  • NBC UNIVERSO - 838
  • TELEMUNDO - 835
  • USA - 105

AT&T U-VERSE

  • NBC (KJRH) - 2
  • BRAVO - 181
  • CNBC - 216
  • GOLF CHANNEL - 641
  • MSNBC - 215
  • NBC SPORTS NETWORK - 640
  • NBC UNIVERSO - 192
  • TELEMUNDO - 3007
  • USA - 124

 

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