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Guide to the Olympics: Day Three

by Ryan Hudson

Still recovering from last night's dramatic men's 4x100m freestyle final? In case you missed it, here's video to the final 100m, featuring the rather amazing comeback by Jazon Lezak. With the gold, the U.S. trails China in the overall medal count, 13-12. As always, follow along with the RCS 2008 Olympic Medal Count Map.

Here's what to look forward to today in Beijing (* denotes live event).

2:00am-12pm – USA -

Women's Basketball – USA vs. China*

Women's Beach Volleyball – Branagh/Youngs (USA) vs. Pohl/Rau (GER)

Men's Tennis – Nadal (ESP) vs. Starace (ITA)

Rowing - Quarterfinals*

5am-5pm - MSNBC -

Women's Tennis – V. Williams (USA) vs. Bacsinszky (SUI)*

Men's Tennis – Federer (SUI) vs. Tursunov (RUS)

Men's Weightlifting – 62kg Gold Medal Final

Women's Handball – South Korea vs. Germany

Men's Badminton – Rai (USA) vs. Lang (FIN)

Canoeing – Whitewater Competition

10am-1pm - NBC -

Men's Beach Volleyball – Rogers/Dalhausser (USA) vs. Heyer/Heuscher (SUI)*


Women's Water Polo – USA vs. China

5:00pm – 8:00pm - CNBC -

Boxing – 57kg, 60kg Competition

8pm-12:30am - NBC -

Men's Gymnastics – Team Gold Medal Final*

Swimming – Gold Medal Finals*

Men's 200m Freestyle, 100m Backstroke

Women's 100m Backstroke, 100m Breaststroke

Beach Volleyball – May-Treanor/Walsh (USA) vs. Grasset/Peraza (CUB)*

Men's Diving – Platform Synchronized Gold Medal Final

(Thanks to Awful Announcing for the info)