2012 Olympic Boxing TV Schedule

Boxing is always one of my favourite Olympic events. It is a true amateur event in a sport dominated by professionals. You get to see the best up-and-coming boxers from around the world, plus the very best from Cuba who fight as amateurs for their entire career. Even as someone who has grown tired of pro boxing, the Olympic boxing tournament still gets me excited every four years. Too add to the intrigue, women’s boxing makes its Olympic debut in London. Canada’s Mary Spencer is considered to be one of the top women’s fighters in the world in the middleweight division.

Jim Van Horne, Russ Anber and Kara Ro will call Olympic boxing on CTV. Van Horne is pulling double-duty, also calling show jumping. Anber is an Olympic broadcasting veteran serving as the boxing analyst for CBC/TSN during past Olympics.

Remember that this schedule is highly subject to change. Check back daily during The Games for an up-to-date broadcast schedule. All times are Atlantic Daylight Time, which is BST-4 and EDT+1.

Saturday 7/28, 10:20-11:30am on SN – Men’s 56kg/Men’s 75kg (round of 32)
Sunday 7/29, 2:15-4:00pm on SN – Men’s 60kg/Men’s 69kg (round of 32)
Monday 7/30, 11:15am-12:00pm and 4:30-6:00pm on TSN – Men’s 52kg (round of 32)
Thursday 8/2, 3:00-4:00pm on SN – Men’s 60kg/Men’s 75kg (round of 16)
Sunday 8/5, 11:30am-12:30pm on CTVWomen’s 75kg (round of 16)
Monday 8/6, 11:30am-12:30pm on SNWomen’s 75kg (quarterfinals)

Wednesday 8/8, 9:30-11:00am on SN – Women’s 51kg, Women’s 60kg, Women’s 75kg (semifnals)
9:30am: Women’s Flyweight
10:00am: Women’s Lightweight
10:30am: Women’s Middleweight

Thursday 8/9, 12:30-2:00pm on CTV – Women’s 51kg, Women’s 60kg, Women’s 75kg (Finals)
12:30pm: Women’s Flyweight
1:00pm: Women’s Lightweight
1:30pm: Women’s Middleweight

Friday 8/10, 9:30am-12:00pm on CTV – Men’s 52kg, Men’s 56kg, Men’s 64kg, Men’s 75kg, Men’s 91kg (semifinals)
9:30am: Men’s Light Flyweight
10:00am: Men’s Bantamweight
10:30am: Men’s Welterweight
11:00am: Men’s Middleweight
11:30am: Men’s Heavyweight

Saturday 8/11, 6:15-7:00pm on CTV – Men’s Heavyweight Final

Sunday 8/12, 1:30-3:00pm on CTV – Men’s 52kg, Men’s 60kg, Men’s 69kg, Men’s 81kg, Men’s +91kg Finals


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