3 August BBC TV & radio Olympic schedule

(All times BST)

24 Sports contested

Athletics, archery, badminton, basketball, beach volleyball, boxing, canoe slalom, cycling - track, diving, equestrian, football, fencing, gymnastics - artistic, handball, hockey, judo, rowing, sailing, shooting, swimming, table tennis, tennis, volleyball, water polo.

Key highlights:

- First day of Athletics with Jess Ennis, Christine Ohuruogu, Dai Greene and Jodie Williams all in action

- Badminton - Gold medal match

- Cycling - Men's Team Pursuit Final with Geraint Thomas competing

- Cycling - Women's Keirin Final 1-6 with Victoria Pendleton competing

- Football - Women's quarter-finals

- Rowing - Men's Quadruple Sculls Final

- Rowing - Women's Double Sculls Final with Anna Watkins and Katherine Grainger

- Rowing - Men's Single Sculls Final with Alan Campbell in action

- Swimming - Women's 200m Backstroke Final as Lizzie Simmonds hopes to win gold

- Swimming - Men's 100m Butterfly Final. Another gold for Michael Phelps?

- Swimming - Women's 800m Freestyle Final as Rebecca Adlington hopes to win another gold

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BBC One & BBC One HD

0600-0900 Olympic Breaksfast with Sian Williams and Chris Hollins

0900-1120 The eagerly awaited Athletics competition gets under way this morning with British eyes firmly fixed on Jessica Ennis as the 2009 World champion makes her Olympic debut

1120-1300 A huge morning for British Rowing as Katherine Grainger attempts to add Gold in the Women's Double Sculls with Anna Watkins to the three successive silvers she's won at past Games

1345-1600 The singles semi-finals are being played at Wimbledon

1600-1800 Attention once again turns to the Velodrome with two gold medals at stake, including the Men's Team Pursuit which Team GB won in Beijing

1900-2200 A big night in prospect with Athletics, Swimming and Football all fighting for the spotlight

2200-0100 Olympics Tonight followed by Olympic Sportsday with highlights and news from the day


1300-1345 More athletics on the first day of competition

1800-1900 The climax of the night's cycling with two gold medals to be won

2200-2240 More action on a very busy night at the Games

BBC Three

0900-1400 A very busy morning to look forward to including more Swimming heats and action from the Olympic Stadium as Jessica Ennis embarks on her quest to win Heptathlon gold

1400-1900 Sailing, tennis and hockey are the events taking place

1900-2300 A busy evening with the focus on Athletics, swimming and Football

Red Button


0600-0920 Olympic Sportsday - Repeat

0920-1100 Angola v Great Britain in the women's preliminaries.

1100-1250 Swimming: Uninterrupted coverage of the swimming heats from the Auquatics Centre

1250-1650 Live coverage of the Olympic Games (details to be confirmed)

1650-1900 Football: Women's quarter-final, 2nd Group E v 2nd Group F, at the Millennium Stadium

1900-1920 Live coverage of the Olympic Games (details to be confirmed)

1920-2130 Football: Women's quarter-final. 1st Group E v 3rd Group F/G

2130-2230 Boxing: Men's Welter (69kg) categories - Round of 16 at ExCeL

2230-2400 Basketball: USA v Qualifier in the women's preliminaries

0000-0100 Highlights of today's London 2012 Olympic Games action

0100-0600 Olympic Sportsday - Repeat


1900-1955 Tennis: Semi-finals coverage from Wimbledon

1955-2145 Basketball: Great Britain v Qualifier in the women's preliminaries

2145-2245 Hockey: Belgium v Korea in the men's preliminaries

2245-2330 Volleyball: Closing stages of Algeria v Italy in the women's preliminaries

2330-0530 Highlights and replays from the day's top action at the London 2012 Olympic Games

Radio - 5 live

0600 - 10005 live Olympic Breakfast (with Nicky Campbell and Rachel Burden)

1000 - 14005 live Olympics (with Victoria Derbyshire and Mark Chapman)

1400 - 18305 live Olympics (with Peter Allen and Colin Murray)

1830 - 22305 live Olympics (with Mark Pougatch).

2230 - 0100Late Night Olympics: Livesey's 2012 Marathon

BBC Radio 5 live Olympics Extra

0000 - 1000Olympic Highlights - Aound up of all the day's Olympic action from the London 2012 Games.

1000 - 2230Olympics Extra - live Olympic coverage from the London 2012 Games.

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