The largest question at Day 5 of the Tokyo Olympics: Who steps up in Simone Biles’ absence?
The 24-year-old American gymnastics star bowed out of the all-around competitors on Tuesday, giving the chance for an unheralded teammate to snatch her crown. Suni Lee is the almost definitely wager.
The day’s occasions shall be a combination of rebroadcasts and dwell competitions. In addition to watching on tv, followers ready to additionally stream occasions on Peacock, NBCOlympics.com and the NBC Sports app.
Here are the Olympic occasions that can happen on Thursday, July 29.
Swimming, 9:30 PM, NBC/Peacock
There are 5 finals within the pool on Wednesday evening, with the Americans wanting to add to their medal depend.
Robert Finke goes for glory within the 800-meter freestyle (9:30 PM ET), whereas Nic Fink goes medal-hunting within the 200M breaststroke closing (9:44 PM).
Regan Smith and Hali Flickenger maintain the US’ hopes within the girls’s 200M butterfly closing (10:37 PM), whereas Caeleb Dressel ought to discover himself within the medal combine for the 100M freestyle (10:37 PM).
The closing US shot on the swimming podium comes within the girls’s 4x200M relay (11:30 PM)
Women’s gymnastics particular person all-around, 6:30 AM, Peacock
Biles is out, leaving the door large open for one in all her US teammates to declare gold. Lee and Jade Carey — Biles’ substitute — are those to watch.
US Baseball vs. Israel, 6:00 AM, Peacock
US performs its first sport of the event. There are not any present MLB gamers on the group, however New Yorkers will definitely acknowledge ex-Mets infielder Todd Frazier and former Yankees reliever David Robertson.
No present MLB gamers on the group however there are some former Yankees who may very well be fascinating (Todd Frazier, David Robertson)