Here is the listing of events that involve Ivies for Wednesday, August 1. If there is no mention of the event being broadcast on TV, check NBCOlympics.com for the online broadcast.
Harvard sophomore Temi Fagbenle and Great Britain’s women’s basketball team will take on Russia at 11:45 a.m. The game will be broadcast on NBC Specialty: Basketball channel. The host team is 0-2 so far in group play, after falling to Australia on Saturday, 74-58, and Canada on Monday, 71-65.
Princeton’s Soren Thompson will compete in the men’s fencing individual epee tournament, which will begin at 4:00 a.m. and end with the gold medal bout at 3:00 p.m.
Brown’s Jimmy Pedro will coach the US judo team in the 90kg men’s and 70kg women’s tournaments, starting at 4:30 a.m. and 5:19 a.m., respectively. The women’s gold medal fight will take place at 11:o0 a.m., followed by the men’s at 11:10 a.m.
In rowing, the men’s eight Gold medal race will take place at 6:50 a.m., featuring Princeton’s Sam Loch (Australia) and Harvard’s Malcolm Howard (Canada). Princeton’s Sara Hendershot and her US women’s pair teammate Sarah Zelenka will go for Gold at 6:50 a.m. The Crimson’s Brodie Buckland (Australia) and Brown’s Nikola Stojic (Serbia) will race in the semifinals of the men’s pair, which will start at 6:00 a.m. NBC will broadcast the Gold medal races from 4:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
In sailing, Dartmouth’s Erik Storck will skipper his boat in races five (7:00 a.m.) and six (7:45 a.m.) of the men’s 49er class.
After finishing 24th in the women’s cycling road race on Sunday, Dartmouth’s Evelyn Stevens will compete for Team USA in the women’s individual time trial starting at 7:30 a.m. The event will be broadcast live on NBCSN.