2012 Olympic Water Polo TV Schedule

Canada hasn’t qualified a team in the sport of water polo. However, both the Canadian Consortium and NBC are showing lots of coverage of the sport in London. NBC is showing 12 matches live as part of their Daytime coverage. TSN, Sportsnet and OLN will combine to show an additional 13 matches. The favourities in the men’s tournament include the three 2008 Olympic medallists Hungary, USA and Serbia, who are all playing in the same group. Italy is also considered a favourite after winning the 2011 World Championship. Favourites in the women’s tournament include the 2011 World Champion Greece, China, Italy, USA, and Spain.

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.

Men’s Tournament
Sunday 7/29, 3:40-4:40pm – United States vs. Montenegro – NBC
Tuesday 7/31, 8:15-9:20am – Spain vs. Croatia – TSN
Tuesday 7/31, 2:15-3:30pm – Serbia vs. Great Britain – SN
Tuesday 7/31, 3:30-5:00pm – United States vs. Romania – NBC
Thursday 8/2, 10:00am-12:00pm – Serbia vs. Montenegro – SN
Thursday 8/2, 2:30-3:30pm – United States vs. Great Britain – NBC
Saturday 8/4, 3:45-4:45pm – United States vs. Serbia – NBC
Monday 8/6, 10:00-11:20am – Romania vs. Serbia – SN
Monday 8/6, 11:30am-12:30pm – United States vs. Hungary – NBC
Wednesday 8/8, 11:50am-1:10pm – Quarterfinal #2 – TSN
Wednesday 8/8, 1:15-2:35pm – Quarterfinal #3 – TSN
Wednesday 8/8, 4:00-5:00pm – Quarterfinal #4 – NBC
Friday 8/10, 11:45am-12:45pm – Semifinal #1 – NBC
Sunday 8/12, 10:30-11:50am – Bronze Medal Game – OLN
Sunday 8/12, 11:50am-1:10pm – Gold Medal Game – TSN

Women’s Tournament
Monday 7/30, 2:30-3:45pm – Great Britain vs. Russia – SN
Monday 7/30, 3:40-4:40pm – United States vs. Hungary – NBC
Wednesday 8/1, 2:15-3:30pm – United States vs. Spain – NBC
Wednesday 8/1, 4:30-6:00pm – Great Britain vs. Australia – SN
Friday 8/3, 3:30-4:45pm – United States vs. China – NBC
Sunday 8/5, 1:00-2:00pm – Quarterfinal – TSN
Sunday 8/4, 3:00-4:00pm – Quarterfinal #3 – NBC
Sunday 8/5, 4:15-5:35pm – Quarterfinal #4 – SN
Tuesday 8/7, 11:30am-12:30pm – Semifinal #1 – NBC
Thursday 8/9, 2:30-4:00pm – Bronze Medal Game – OLN
Thursday 8/9, 4:00-5:50pm – Gold Medal Game – OLN, NBC

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