Here’s your rundown of the Olympics events you need to watch today. (All times Eastern)
Lots of fun on the track today and lots of ways to feel tired while watching people accomplish athletic feats. The Women’s Marathon goes at 6:00 am and the Men’s 4000m Steeplechase goes at 4:25 pm. However, the event that everyone wants to see is the Men’s 100m final. The semifinals start at 2:45 pm and the finals start at 4:00 pm. Who will be the world’s fastest person?
If you’re still craving badminton after the last week of excitement, the last of the shuttlecocks happen this morning. The gold medal match in Men’s Singles gets underway at 8:00 am and the gold medal match for Men’s Doubles starts at 9:15 am.
Canada has some vested interest in diving today as Jennifer Abel takes part in the Women’s 3m Springboard final. The diving gets underway at 2:00 pm.
Two chances for Canada to medal today in the gym as Brittany Rogers and Elisabeth Black get ready to vault in the Women’s Vault final. All the running and vaulting gets underway at 9:50 am.
In the event that will rival the 100m dash as the most anticipated of the day, Roger Federer and Andy Murray will face off once again in the gold medal match. Their contest begins at 9:00 am following the bronze medal match between Juan Martin Del Potro and Novak Djokovic which is sure to be a barnburner as well.
Depending on the result of the gold medal match, Murray could be looking at his second gold of the day when he and partner Laura Robson compete in the Mixed Doubles gold medal match at 11:00 am.
For a full list of the events going on today, click here for the London 2012 Official Olympic Schedule.