What to watch Wednesday morning at the Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo 2020

Erriyon Knighton finishes in third during the final in the men’s 200-meter run at the U.S. Olympic Track and Field Trials Sunday, June 27, 2021, in Eugene, Ore. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis)

Track & Field

Tampa native Erriyon Knighton runs in the 200m final on Wednesday morning at 8:55 a.m. The 17-year-old Hillsborough High School student is the youngest Olympic competitor for the United States.

Women’s Steeplechase Final, Men’s 800m Final, Men’s 200m Final, Track Heats

  • Start Time: 5:30 a.m. ET
  • Live Stream: Watch

Men’s Hammer Throw Final

  • Start Time: 7:15 a.m. ET
  • Live Stream: Watch

Women’s Volleyball

The U.S. women meet the Dominican Republic in a do-or die-quarterfinal. The Americans finished the preliminary round as the top team in their group, losing only once to the ROC, but have had to deal with injuries to Jordan Thompson and Jordyn Poulter in their last two matches.

United States vs. Dominican Republic 

  • Start Time: 12 a.m. ET
  • Live Stream: Watch

Women’s Basketball

The United States meets Australia in one of the day’s four women’s basketball quarterfinals games. The U.S. was undefeated in group play at the Olympics but surprisingly lost an exhibition game against Australia last month in the lead-up to the Games.

United States vs Australia

  • Start Time: 12:30 a.m. ET
  • TV Channel: USA
  • Live Stream: Watch

Men’s Water Polo

The knockout rounds of the men’s water polo tournament get underway with four quarterfinal matches. After finishing group play at 2-3, the U.S. men will face a difficult test against Spain, the only team to finish a perfect 5-0 in the prelims. Spain has also allowed the fewest goals (31) of any team in the tournament.  

United States vs. Spain

  • Start Time: 1:10 a.m. ET
  • Live Stream: Watch

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