Usain Bolt attempts to three-peat as 200m Olympic champion, while Ashton Eaton looks to defend his decathlon title on NBC at 8 p.m. ET/PT, plus the men’s beach volleyball medal matches and the women’s 10m platform final in diving.
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Usain Bolt, Ashton Eaton take aim at history
In track and field finals (live ET/CT), Oregon native and Rio favorite Ashton Eaton attempts to become only the third man to win back-to-back Olympic decathlon titles; Jamaica’s Usain Bolt sprints for a third consecutive gold in the men’s 200m final against American and Portsmouth native LaShawn Merritt; and reigning world champion Joe Kovacs of the U.S. headlines the field in the men’s shot put final.
Brazilian men look to avenge women in beach volleyball
A night after Brazil dropped both women’s beach volleyball medal matches, top-ranked duo Alison and Bruno Schmidt look to make the host country proud as they take on Italy’s Paolo Nicolai and Daniele Lupo for gold.
Women’s 10m platform final
China looks to continue its diving dominance as American Jessica Parratto hopes to crack the podium