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Olympics 2008

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Sue Barker presents further coverage, incfuding at 12.45, swimming action, featuring the women's 200m breaststroke and 4x200 freestyle heats, and men's 200m individual medley heats. Britain's boxing super-heavyweight David Price bids to reach the quarter-finals, while medals are also decided in the men's 77kg weightlifting. At 2.30, Britain's men's hockey team takes on the Netherlands, badminton reaches the quarter-final stages and the table tennis team competitions begin. Finally, at 4.00, action from the women's gymnastics team title which was decided overnight.
Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel
Digital viewers can press red for alternative Olympic coverage. See RT's comprehensive guide on pages 40/41 Olympic watch: page 36

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