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MMA fan's NBC Olympic schedule

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 | source: The Underground

Although the Olympics is the world's greatest sporting event, it doesn't have mixed martial arts, yet. However, there are combat sports with relevance to MMA, most notably Greco and Freestyle wrestling, and Judo. Other sports of interest include amateur boxing, Taekwon Do, and Equestrian Dressage.


The NBC coverage of combat sports is below. All times are EST.


WRESTLING


Sunday August 5th:

MSNBC 12:15pm - 1:00pm   Greco Roman Qualifiers taped

MSNBC 4:20pm - 5:15pm     Greco Roman Finals taped


Monday August 6th:

MSNBC 11:151m - 12:15pm   Greco Roman Qualifiers taped

MSNBC 2:30pm - 3:30pm       Greco Roman Finals LIVE


Tuesday August 7th:

MSNBC 4:45pm - 5:30pm     Greco Roman Finals taped


Wednesday August 8th:

MSNBC 4:00pm - 4:30pm     WOMANS freestyle 48kg/63kg finals taped


Thursday August 9th:

NBC Sports 10:45am - 12:00pm     WOMANS freestyle 55kg/72kg qualifiers taped 

NBC Sports 2:00pm - 2:30pm         WOMANS freestyle 55kg/72kg repechages taped

NBC Sports 5:00pm - 6:00pm         WOMANS freestyle 55kg/72kg finals taped


Friday August 10th:

NBC Sports 11:00am - 12:00pm     freestyle 55kg/74kg qualifiers taped 

MSNBC 1:30pm - 2:30pm               freestyle 55kg/74kg repechages taped

NBC  2:45pm - 4:00pm                   freestyle 55kg/74kg finals taped  


Saturday August 11th

NBC  2:15pm - 2:45pm        freestyle 60kg/84kg/120kg qualifiers taped 


Sunday August 12th:

NBC Sports 12:30am - 1:30am      freestyle 60kg/84kg/120kg finals taped

MSNBC 7:00am - 8:30am               freestyle qualifying taped


JUDO


Thursday August 2nd:

MSNBC 4:30pm - 5:00pm WOMANS 78kg final taped


BOXING


Saturday July 28th:

CNBC 8:30am - 11:30am  bantamweight/middleweight classes LIVE

CNBC 3:30pm - 6:30pm    bantamweight/middleweight classes LIVE


Sunday July 29th:

CNBC 3:00am - 4:00am     highlights from 28th

CNBC 8:30am - 11:30am   lightweightt/welterweight classes LIVE

CNBC 3:30pm - 6:30pm     lightweightt/welterweight classes LIVE


Monday July 30th:

CNBC 3:00am - 4:00am           highlights from 29th

NBC Sports 1:15pm - 3:00pm  flyweight/heavyweight classes taped

CNBC 5:00pm - 8:00pm           flyweight/heavyweight classes taped 


Tuesday July 31st:

CNBC 3:00am - 4:00am               highlights from 30th 

NBC Sports 10:30am - 12:15pm  light flyweight/light welterweight classes LIVE

CNBC 5:00pm - 8:00pm               light flyweight/light welterweight classes taped


Wednesday August 1st:

CNBC 3:00am - 4:00am               highlights from 31st  

MSNBC 9:00am - 10:30am          bantam/heavy/superheavy classes LIVE CNBC 5:00pm - 8:00pm               bantam/heavy/superheavy classes taped


Thurdsay August 2nd:

CNBC 3:00am - 4:00am               highlights from 1st  

NBS Sports 3:00pm - 4:45pm     lightweight/middleweight round of 16 LIVE CNBC 5:00pm - 8:00pm               lightweight/middleweight round of 16 taped 


Friday August 3rd:

CNBC 3:00am - 4:00am               highlights from 2nd 

NBS Sports 1:45pm - 5:00pm     flyweight/welterweight classes joined in progress? CNBC 5:00pm - 8:00pm              flyweight/welterweight classes taped


Saturday August 4th:

CNBC 3:00am - 4:00am          highlights from 3rd 

CNBC 8:30am - 11:30am        light flyweight/ light welterweight round of 16 LIVE   CNBC 3:30pm - 6:30pm          light fly/ light welter/light heavy round of 16  LIVE


Sunday August 5th:

CNBC 3:00am - 4:00am          highlights from 4th

CNBC 8:30am - 11:30am       WOMAN'S light fly/light welter/light heavy round of 16 LIVE 

CNBC 3:30pm - 6:30pm          bantamweight/heavyweight quarterfinals LIVE 


Monday August 6th:

CNBC 3:00am - 4:00am            highlights from 5th

NBC Sports 8:15am - 9:45am  woman's fly/light/middle quarterfinals LIVE

NBC Sports 1:45pm - 2:45pm  woman's fly/light/middle quarterfinals taped

CNBC 3:30pm - 6:30pm            lightweight/middle/superheavy quarterfinals LIVE  


Tuesday August 7th:

CNBC 3:00am - 4:00am          highlights from 6th    CNBC 5:00pm - 8:00pm          flyweight/welterweight quarterfinals LIVE  


Wednesday August 8th:

CNBC 3:00am - 4:00am            highlights from 7th  

NBC Sports 1:00pm - 2:15pm  WOMEN'S fly/light/middle semifinals taped

CNBC 5:00pm - 8:00pm             light fly/light middle/light heavy quarterfinals taped


Thursday August 9th:

CNBC 3:00am - 4:00am           highlights from 8th   

CNBC 5:00pm - 8:00pm           WOMEN'S fly/light/middle gold medal bouts taped    


Friday August 10th:

CNBC 3:00am - 4:00am                highlights from 9th  

NBC Sports 8:30am - 11:00am     fly/light/welter/light heavy/super heavy semifinals LIVE

CNBC 5:00pm - 8:00pm                 fly/light/welter/light heavy/super heavy semifinals taped   


Saturday August 11th:

CNBC 3:00am - 4:00am                highlights from 10th   

CNBC 3:30pm - 6:00pm                light fly/bantam/light welter/middle/heavy gold medal bouts LIVE


Saturday August 12th:

CNBC 3:00am - 4:00am                highlights from 11th   

CNBC 8:a0am - 11:00am              fly/light/welter/light heavy/super heavy gold medal bouts LIVE     


TAEKWONDO


Thursday August 9th:

MSNBC 1:30pm - 2:30pm semifinals or finals taped


Friday August 10th:

NBC Sports 8:00am - 8:30am various weightclasses finals taped


Saturday August 11th:

NBC Sports 8:00am - 10:00am  various weightclasses qualifiers taped

MSNBC 2:15pm - 3:00pm          80kg/WOMANs 67kg qualifiers taped