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Coming Up: Wednesday's Big Events At The London Games

The Olympics' twelfth day features an all-USA showdown in beach volleyball for the gold medal. In all, there are medals up for grabs in 16 events Wednesday. Here are some of the highlights of the action. All times refer to the Eastern time zone:


  • 3:05p Women's Long Jump Final
  • 3:10p Men's 200m Semifinals
  • 3:45p Women's 400m Hurdles Final
  • 4:00p Women's 200m Final
  • 4:15p Men's 110m Hurdles Final

Beach Volleyball

  • 4:00p Women's Gold Medal Match


  • 5:15p Men's Quarterfinal - USA vs. Australia


  • 11:00a Men's Quarterfinal - USA vs. Italy


  • 8:30a Women's Fly (51kg) Semifinals
  • 9:00a Women's Light (60kg) Semifinals
  • 9:30a Women's Middleweight (75kg) Semifinals
  • 3:30p Men's Light Fly (49kg) Quarterfinals
  • 4:30p Men's Welter (64kg) Quarterfinals
  • 5:30p Men's Light Heavy Quarterfinals

You can also follow our full schedule of events for today.



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