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August 21, 2008 2:10 PM

Guide to the Olympics: August 21

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Although there's a lot happening in the early morning hours here on the East Coast, including today's gold medal finals for women's softball, soccer and water polo, there are still some events during prime time, like tonight's track and field (tape-delayed) and men's beach volleyball gold medal final (live!). Here is today's schedule (* denotes live event, and all times are Eastern; sorry West Coast friends):

5pm-8pm - CNBC
- Wrestling: Freestyle 84kg, 96kg, 120kg Gold Medal Finals

8pm-Midnight - NBC
- Track and Field: Gold Medal Finals - Men's 400m, 100m Hurdles and Triple Jump and Women's 200m and Javelin Throw
- Women's Decathlon Day One
- Women's Diving Platform Gold Medal Final
- Men's Beach Volleyball Gold Medal Final: Rogers/Dalhausser (United States) vs. Marcio Araujo/Fabio Luiz (Brazil) (11pm)*

12:35am-2am - NBC
- Men's Volleyball - Semifinal: United States vs. Russia*
- Men's Beach Volleyball Bronze Medal Match: Geor/Gia (Georgia) vs. Ricardo/Emanuel (Brazil)

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