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2012 London Olympics: TV Schedule For Wednesday

The second week of the 2012 Olympics hits its midpoint, as track and field continue to take center stage and the team sports start to wind down with quarterfinal and semifinal play. Team USA is assured a gold medal in women's beach volleyball with the dynamic duo of Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings facing April Ross and Jennifer Kessy. Coverage of that final will air in primetime on NBC, along with a host of track and field events, including the Men's 100m hurdles and the women's 200m. The complete TV listings for Wednesday:

NBC Sports Network (6 a.m.-8 p.m.)

  • Men's Handball: Quarterfinal -- Iceland vs. Hungary (6 a.m.)
  • Table Tenns: Men's Team Bronze Medal Match -- Germany vs. Hong Kong (7:45 a.m.)
  • Men's Basketball: Quarterfinals -- Russia vs. Lithuania, France vs. Spain (9 a.m.)
  • Boxing: Women's Flyweight and Middleweight Semifinals (1 p.m.)
  • Women's Field Hockey: Semifinals -- The Netherlands vs. New Zealand (2:15 p.m.)
  • Men's Basketball: Quarterfinals -- Brazil vs. Argentina, USA vs. Australia (3 p.m.)

MSNBC (9 a.m.-6 p.m.)

  • Men's Volleyball: Quarterfinal -- Argentina vs. Brazil (9 a.m.)
  • Men's Water Polo: Quarterfinal -- Australia vs. Serbia (10:45 a.m.)
  • Men's Water Polo: Quarterfinal -- Spain vs. Montenegro (12 p.m.)
  • Table Tennis: Men's Team Gold Medal Match -- China vs. South Korea (1 p.m.)
  • Men's Water Polo: Quarterfinal -- Italy vs. Hungary (1:30 p.m.)
  • Men's Volleyball: Quarterfinal -- Poland vs. Russia (2:40 p.m.)
  • Wresting: Women's Freestyle 48kg and 63kg finals (4 p.m.)
  • Men's Volleyball: Quarterfinal: Bulgaria vs. Germany (4:30 p.m.)

NBC (10 a.m.-5 p.m.)

  • Equestrian: Individual Jumping Final (10 a.m.)
  • Track and Field: Qualifying Heats (10:45 a.m.)
  • Men's Volleyball: Quarterfinal -- USA vs. Italy (11 a.m.)
  • Canoe/Kayak: Men's K-1 1000m Final, Men's C-1 1000m Final, Men's K-2 1000m Final, Women's K-4 500m Final (12:45 p.m.)
  • Track and Field: Qualifying Heats (1:15 p.m.)
  • Beach Volleyball: Women's Bronze Medal Match -- Franca/Felisberta Silva (Brazil) vs. Xue/Zhang (China) (2 p.m.)
  • Men's Water Polo: Quarterfinal -- USA vs. Croatia (3 p.m.)
  • Cycling: Men's BMX Seeding (4 p.m.)
  • Track and Field: Men's Decathlon -- 400m race (4:30 p.m.)

CNBC (5 p.m.-8 p.m.)

  • Boxing: Quarterfinals--Men's Light Flyweight, Light Welterweight, and Light Heavyweight

NBC (8 p.m.-11 p.m.)

  • Beach Volleyball: Women's Gold Medal Match -- May-Treanor/Walsh Jennings (USA) vs. Ross/Kessy (USA)
  • Track and Field: Men's 110m Hurdles, Women's 200m, Women's 400m Hurdles, Women's Long Jump

NBC (12:05 a.m.-1:05 a.m.)

  • Cycling: Women's BMX seeding
  • Track and Field: Men's Javelin Qualifying Rounds

For a complete schedule of events and dates medals will be awarded, visit NBC Sports' official Olympic website. For complete coverage from the 2012 London Olympics, keep checking this StoryStream and visit SB Nation's Olympics hub.

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