In equestrian, the horses are Olympians, too. It and modern pentathlon, which includes an equestrian component, are the only sports at the games to include animals. Watch competitors human and equine live in the individual dressage final, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on MSNBC.
The U.S. women's soccer team goes for the gold against Japan live at 2:30 p.m. on NBC Sports Network. If it helps with your boss any, you have our permission to leave work early.
Bookending the soccer final are women's basketball semis, at noon on NBC Sports Network and at 4 p.m. on MSNBC.
At night, track and field finals including the men's 200m, women's platform diving and the men's beach volleyball final will make up part of primetime programming from 8 a.m. to midnight onWBAL-TV.