The Olympic events to watch on Sunday, July 25: Basketball, Simone Biles

Day 2 of the Olympics is will be chock-full of popular events and will allow fans to view the U.S. men’s basketball team and the women’s gymnastics team begin their chance for gold.

While there will be no gymnastics or basketball medals given out, this will be the first time to see how these teams compare to the competition.

Early morning events may be broadcasted live, but many will be shown as recordings later in the day to account for the 13 hour time difference.

If you miss an event, they can be streamed at Peacock, NBCOlympics.com and the NBC Sports App. fuboTV will also air the action.

Here are the Olympic events taking place on Sunday, July 25 and where you can watch them.

Kelsey Plum
The Las Vegas Ace’s Kelsey Plum will represent the U.S. in the women’s 3×3 tournament.
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NBC

8 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Swimming – Qualifying Heats (LIVE)
Women’s 3×3 Basketball – U.S. vs. Taiwan (LIVE)
Beach Volleyball – Men’s Qualifying Round (LIVE)
Surfing Day 1 Report
Men’s Water Polo – U.S. vs. Japan
Rowing – Qualifying Heats & Repechages
Cycling – Women’s Road Race

12:15 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Canoe Slalom – Qualifying
Skateboarding – Men’s Street Final
Swimming – Qualifying Heats
Diving – Women’s Synchronized Springboard Final
Men’s Basketball – U.S. vs. France

7 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Triathlon – Men’s Final (LIVE)
Gymnastics – Women’s Team Competition

9:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.

Skateboarding – Women’s Street Qualifying
Swimming – Finals (LIVE)
—Women’s 100m Butterfly
—Men’s 100m Breaststroke
—Women’s 400m Freestyle
—Men’s 4×100 Freestyle Relay

8:30 p.m. – 9:05 p.m. (PT)

Skateboarding – Women’s Street Final (LIVE)

12:05 a.m. – 2 a.m.

Skateboarding – Women’s Street Final (LIVE)
Men’s Volleyball – U.S. vs. Taiwan


Event Spotlight

Cycling: The cycling events in Tokyo include road cycling, a variety of indoor track cycling races, cross-country mountain biking and BMX (racing and freestyle). The first spin is the men’s and women’s road races on hilly courses situated at the foot of Mount Fuji. On the women’s side, the Dutch are prohibitive favorites; the men’s field is more open.


Olympic cycling
The men’s field for Olympic cycling remains open.
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USA Network

2 a.m. – 8:20 a.m.

Cycling – Women’s Road Race (LIVE)
Women’s 3×3 Basketball – U.S. vs. Romania (LIVE)
Beach Volleyball – Men’s Qualifying Round
Swimming – Qualifying Heats (LIVE)

8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Archery – Women’s Team Final
Canoe Slalom – Qualifying
Men’s Soccer – Brazil vs. Ivory Coast
Women’s Handball – Spain vs. Sweden
Fencing – Women’s Foil & Men’s Epee Finals
Judo – Finals
Surfing Day 1 Report
Taekwondo – Finals
Boxing – Elimination Rounds
Weightlifting – Men’s Finals

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5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Triathlon – Men’s Final (LIVE)
Women’s Beach Volleyball (LIVE)

9 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Softball – U.S. vs. Japan (LIVE)

11 p.m. – 2 a.m.

3×3 Basketball (LIVE)
Beach Volleyball – Women’s Qualifying Round (LIVE)
Rowing – Semifinals
Women’s Water Polo – U.S. vs. China (LIVE)


Event Spotlight

3×3 Basketball: In its Olympic debut, the 3×3 basketball tournament will have eight teams in both the men’s and women’s categories. A team wins when it reached 21 points first, or whoever has the most points in 10 minutes. The United States will be represented by just a women’s squad made up of Kelsey Plum, Stefanie Dolson and Allisha Gray.


CNBC

2 a.m. – 4 a.m.

Men’s Water Polo – U.S. vs. Japan (LIVE)
Diving – Women’s Synchronized Springboard Final (LIVE)
Archery – Women’s Team Final (LIVE)

8 p.m. – 2 a.m.

Skateboarding – Women’s Street Final (LIVE)
Rugby – Men’s Qualifying Round (LIVE)
Archery – Men’s Team Elimination Round
Skateboarding – Women’s Street Final (LIVE)
Fencing – Men’s Individual Foil Round of 32
Men’s Basketball – Argentina vs. Slovenia (LIVE)


Don’t miss event

Men’s Basketball – U.S. vs. France: The U.S. men’s basketball team, led by Brooklyn Nets superstar and two-time gold-medal winner Kevin Durant, opens its pursuit of a fourth consecutive Olympics title with a test against a dangerous France team that boasts its own share of NBA talent including Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert.


Kevin Durant
After a rocky exhibition start, Team USA is hoping to win another gold medal.
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NBCSN

2 a.m. – 4:30 a.m.

Women’s Soccer – U.S. vs. New Zealand
3×3 Basketball

4:30 a.m. – 6:30 a.m.

Men’s Soccer – Brazil vs. Ivory Coast (LIVE)

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6:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Men’s Soccer – Australia vs. Spain (LIVE)

8:30 a.m. – 9 a.m.

Men’s Soccer – Japan vs. Mexico (LIVE)

9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Men’s Water Polo – Serbia vs. Spain
Women’s Handball – Norway vs. Korea
Table Tennis – Elimination Rounds
Badminton – Qualifying Rounds

1:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Equestrian – Dressage
Table Tennis – Elimination Rounds
Men’s Soccer – Japan vs. Mexico
Women’s Volleyball – U.S. vs. Argentina

8 p.m. – 2 a.m.

Men’s Water Polo – U.S. vs. Japan
Beach Volleyball – Women’s Qualifying Round
Women’s Volleyball – U.S. vs. Argentina
Men’s Basketball – U.S. vs. France


Don’t miss event

Women’s Gymnastics Qualifying: See what is believed to be the best U.S. women’s gymnastics team of all time begin their quest for gold. Led by 24-year-old Simone Biles, the United States is expected to sweep the team competition.


Simone Biles
The U.S. women’s gymnastics team is expected to sweep the competition.
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Olympic Channel

2 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Tennis (LIVE)
—Men’s Singles, First Round
—Women’s Singles, First Round_
—Men’s and Women’s Doubles, First Round

10 p.m. – 2 a.m.

Tennis (LIVE)
—Men’s Singles, Second Round
—Women’s Singles, Second Round_
—Men’s and Women’s Doubles, Second Round

Peacock

6 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Women’s Gymnastics Qualifying (LIVE)

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