2012


2012

The BBC Sport team present live coverage of the London 2012 Olympics, taking place from 27 July 2012 to 12 August 2012.


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BBC One: Women's Football: Great Britain v New Zealand

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Women's Football: Great Britain v New Zealand

Team GB's women's football team face New Zealand at the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff.

BBC Two: Men's Football: Spain v Japan and United Arab Emirates v Uruguay

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Men's Football: Spain v Japan and United Arab Emirates v Uruguay

Men's football. Spain v Japan, followed by United Arab Emirates v Uruguay.

BBC One: Men's Football: Great Britain v Senegal

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Men's Football: Great Britain v Senegal

Great Britain's men's football team begin their campaign at Old Trafford against Senegal.

BBC One: Day 1: 09.00-11.30

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 1: 09.00-11.30

Swimming and rowing events take centre stage as the Games get under way.

BBC One: Day 1: 11.30-13.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 1: 11.30-13.00

More action from the first morning of the rowing and swimming.

BBC One: Day 1: 13.15-16.45

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 1: 13.15-16.45

The world's leading road cyclists do battle over the final stages of the men's road race.

BBC One: Day 1: 17.00-19.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 1: 17.00-19.00

Men's team archery from Lord's and men's and women's singles tennis from Wimbledon.

BBC One: Day 1: 19.00-22.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 1: 19.00-22.00

More swimming action as the first four medals are won at the Aquatics Centre.

BBC One: Day 2: 09.00-11.30

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 2: 09.00-11.30

Live coverage of events including the men's lightweight double sculls.

BBC One: Day 2: 11.30-13.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 2: 11.30-13.00

Rebecca Adlington begins the defence of her 400m freestyle title.

BBC One: Day 2: 13.10-17.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 2: 13.10-17.00

The leading road cyclists do battle over the final stages of the women's road race.

BBC Two: Day 2: 17.00-19.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 2: 17.00-19.00

More action from across the Games on the second full day of competition.

BBC One: Day 2: 19.00-22.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 2: 19.00-22.00

Swimmer Rebecca Adlington seeks to defend her women's 400m freestyle title.

BBC One: Day 3: 09.00-11.30

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 3: 09.00-11.30

The men's four start their quest for a fourth successive Olympic gold.

BBC One: Day 3: 11.30-13.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 3: 11.30-13.00

The world's leading three-day event riders prepare for the gruelling cross-country stage.

BBC Two: Day 3: 13.00-13.45

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 3: 13.00-13.45

Coverage of the equestrian three-day event cross-country phase continues.

BBC One: Day 3: 13.45-16.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 3: 13.45-16.00

The spotlight falls on teenager Tom Daley in the men's synchronised 10m platform final.

BBC One: Day 3: 16.00-18.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 3: 16.00-18.00

The world's leading male gymnasts take to the podium for the team competition.

BBC Two: Day 3: 18.00-19.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 3: 18.00-19.00

More action from around the Games on day 3 of competition.

BBC One: Day 3: 19.00-22.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 3: 19.00-22.00

Gary Lineker and Clare Balding present as attention switches to the Aquatics Centre.

BBC Three: Day 3: 19.00-23.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Three: Day 3: 19.00-23.00

GB's men's hockey team play Argentina, GB's women are in basketball and volleyball action.

BBC Two: Day 3: 22.00-22.40

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 3: 22.00-22.40

More late night action from around the Games.

BBC One: Day 4: 09.00-11.30

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 4: 09.00-11.30

Coverage from day four of the Games, with medals including the first two in equestrianism.

BBC One: Day 4: 11.30-13.15

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 4: 11.30-13.15

Matt Baker presents the climax of the equestrian three-day event team competition.

BBC Two: Day 4: 13.15-14.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 4: 13.15-14.00

More action from a busy day where 23 of the 26 Olympic sports are in progress.

BBC One: Day 4: 14.00-16.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 4: 14.00-16.00

The individual honours are awarded in the equestrian three-day event.

BBC Three: Day 4: 14.00-19.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Three: Day 4: 14.00-19.00

Featuring sailing, diving and hockey, plus the women's team gymnastics competition.

BBC One: Day 4: 16.00-18.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 4: 16.00-18.00

Sue Barker and Matt Baker present live coverage from the women's team gymnastics final.

BBC Two: Day 4: 18.00-19.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 4: 18.00-19.00

More action on day 4 with tennis at Wimbledon and Britain's men's basketball.

BBC One: Day 4: 19.00-22.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 4: 19.00-22.00

The swimming competition reaches the halfway stage, with four more finals.

BBC Three: Day 4: 19.00-23.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Three: Day 4: 19.00-23.00

Wembley hosts the last football preliminary match for Team GB's women, as they play Brazil

BBC Two: Day 4: 22.00-22.40

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 4: 22.00-22.40

The last two hours of the day's world-class competition.

BBC One: Day 5: 09.00-11.30

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 5: 09.00-11.30

Coverage from the first day of rowing finals, plus the women's 100m freestyle heats.

BBC One: Day 5: 11.30-13.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 5: 11.30-13.00

Matt Baker and John Inverdale host as the first rowing finals take place at Eton Dorney.

BBC Two: Day 5: 13.00-13.45

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 5: 13.00-13.45

More cycling action on the streets of the capital as the women's time trial takes place.

BBC One: Day 5: 13.45-16.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 5: 13.45-16.00

More cycling action, with the men taking to the streets around Hampton Court Palace.

BBC One: Day 5: 16.00-18.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 5: 16.00-18.00

Sue Barker and Matt Baker host coverage of the men's individual all-around final.

BBC Two: Day 5: 18.00-19.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 5: 18.00-19.00

More action from around the Games on day five of competition.

BBC One: Day 5: 19.00-22.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 5: 19.00-22.00

Coverage of four swimming finals, plus reports from the men's football.

BBC One: Day 6: 09.00-11.30

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 6: 09.00-11.30

Mishal Husain, John Inverdale and Steve Redgrave present archery and rowing events.

BBC One: Day 6: 11.30-13.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 6: 11.30-13.00

Matt Baker and John Inverdale present coverage of three rowing finals.

BBC Two: Day 6: 13.00-13.45

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 6: 13.00-13.45

Matt Baker presents coverage of the closing stages of the tennis competition.

BBC One: Day 6: 13.45-16.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 6: 13.45-16.00

Hazel Irvine and Sonali Shah present an afternoon of tennis, archery and shooting.

BBC One: Day 6: 16.00-18.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 6: 16.00-18.00

Coverage from the first of six days of track cycling, with two gold medals at stake.

BBC Two: Day 6: 18.00-19.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 6: 18.00-19.00

Including coverage of the men's sprint team track cycling sprint finals.

BBC One: Day 6: 19.00-22.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 6: 19.00-22.00

Swimming coverage, with three semi-finals and four finals taking place.

BBC Two: Day 6: 22.00-22.40

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 6: 22.00-22.40

Two hours of world-class sport still to come.

BBC One: Day 7: 09.00-11.20

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 7: 09.00-11.20

The athletics competition begins, and the men's individual archery eliminations are held.

BBC One: Day 7: 11.20-13.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 7: 11.20-13.00

Rowing action, including the finals of the men's quadruple sculls and men's pair events.

BBC Two: Day 7: 13.00-13.45

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 7: 13.00-13.45

More athletics on the first day of competition.

BBC One: Day 7: 13.45-16.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 7: 13.45-16.00

Hazel Irvine presents as the singles tennis semi-finals are played at Wimbledon.

BBC Three: Day 7: 14.00-19.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Three: Day 7: 14.00-19.00

Live coverage of sailing, archery, hockey and football.

BBC One: Day 7: 16.00-18.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 7: 16.00-18.00

Sue Barker and Jake Humphrey present as attention turns to the Velodrome.

BBC Two: Day 7: 18.00-19.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 7: 18.00-19.00

The climax of the cycling: 17.55 Men's team pursuit finals. 18.35 Women's keirin finals.

BBC One: Day 7: 19.00-22.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 7: 19.00-22.00

Events include the men's 100m butterfly final and the women's 800m freestyle final.

BBC Three: Day 7: 19.00-23.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Three: Day 7: 19.00-23.00

Live coverage of the first night of athletics. Plus swimming and women's football.

BBC Two: Day 7: 22.00-22.40

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 7: 22.00-22.40

More action on a packed night at the Games.

BBC One: Day 8: 08.45-11.20

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 8: 08.45-11.20

Day eight of the Olympics begins with the women's triathlon, which starts at 09.00.

BBC One: Day 8: 11.20-13.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 8: 11.20-13.00

The rowing regatta reaches its climax, and the first men's 100m heats take place.

BBC One: Day 8: 13.15-17.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 8: 13.15-17.00

Coverage of the afternoon's events, including the women's tennis final at Wimbledon.

BBC One: Day 8: 17.15-18.50

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 8: 17.15-18.50

Cycling, with the women's team pursuit finals and the men's omnium elimination race.

BBC One: Day 8: 18.50-22.10

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 8: 18.50-22.10

Gary Lineker and John Inverdale present the evening's athletics and swimming action.

BBC One: Day 9: 09.00-10.45

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 9: 09.00-10.45

Mishal Husain presents coverage from the start of day nine of the Olympics.

BBC One: Day 9: 10.50-13.30

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 9: 10.50-13.30

Clare Balding and Tanni Grey-Thompson present coverage of the women's marathon.

BBC One: Day 9: 13.30-16.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 9: 13.30-16.00

Ben Ainslie goes for gold in the finn class medal race in Weymouth.

BBC Two: Day 9: 1.50-4.30

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 9: 1.50-4.30

Gymnastics: men's floor exercise final, women's vault final and men's pommel horse final.

BBC One: Day 9: 16.00-17.35

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 9: 16.00-17.35

The men's tennis singles final reaches its climax at Wimbledon.

BBC Two: Day 9: 5.35-6.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 9: 5.35-6.00

Cycling track: Women's sprint 1/8 finals.

BBC One: Day 9: 18.00-18.50

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 9: 18.00-18.50

Day four of the cycling concludes with the men's omnium 1km time trial.

BBC One: Day 9: 18.50-21.45

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 9: 18.50-21.45

Athletics finals, including the women's triple jump and women's 400m.

Men's 100m Final

Olympics: London 2012, Men's 100m Final

Gary Lineker and John Inverdale present the men's 100m final.

BBC One: Day 10: 09.00-11.30

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 10: 09.00-11.30

Mishal Husain and Rishi Persad present canoeing and athletics action.

BBC One: Day 10: 11.30-13.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 10: 11.30-13.00

British world silver medallist Hannah England competes in the women's 1500m heats.

BBC Two: Day 10: 13.00-13.45

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 10: 13.00-13.45

More action as many of the sports head to a climax in this second week of the Games.

BBC One: Day 10: 13.45-16.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 10: 13.45-16.00

Events include the laser medal race and the women's uneven bars final.

BBC One: Day 10: 16.00-18.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 10: 16.00-18.00

Jake Humphrey and Jamie Staff present cycling action from the Velodrome.

BBC Two: Day 10: 18.00-19.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 10: 18.00-19.00

Featuring the conclusion of cycling's men's sprint competition.

BBC One: Day 10: 19.00-22.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 10: 19.00-22.00

The final stages of athletics events, including women's pole vault and men's 400m hurdles.

BBC Two: Day 10: 22.00-22.40

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 10: 22.00-22.40

Boxing quarter-finals, including the men's light, men's middle and men's super heavy.

BBC One: Day 11: 09.00-11.15

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 11: 09.00-11.15

Mishal Husain and Jonathan Edwards present coverage of athletics and canoe sprint events.

BBC One: Day 11: 11.15-13.30

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 11: 11.15-13.30

Hazel Irvine and Sonali Shah present coverage of the eagerly-awaited men's triathlon.

BBC Two: Day 11: 13.30-14.15

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 11: 13.30-14.15

Hazel Irvine with news and action from across the Games.

BBC One: Day 11: 14.15-16.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 11: 14.15-16.00

Coverage of the remaining apparatus finals - the men's parallel bars and women's beam.

BBC Two: Day 11: 18.00-19.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 11: 18.00-19.00

The conclusion of six days of track cycling: men's keirin finals and women's sprint finals

BBC One: Day 11: 19.00-22.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 11: 19.00-22.00

Coverage of athletics events, including the men's 1500m and women's 100m hurdles finals.

BBC Two: Day 11: 22.00-22.40

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 11: 22.00-22.40

Coverage continues, including the men's boxing quarter-finals.

BBC One: Day 12: 09.00-11.30

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 12: 09.00-11.30

Canoeing and athletics from day 12 of the Games, with the men's K1 1,000m final.

BBC One: Day 12: 11.30-13.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 12: 11.30-13.00

More athletics action, including the heats of the women's 800m.

BBC Two: Day 12: 13.00-13.45

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 12: 13.00-13.45

The conclusion of the first part of the individual show jumping.

BBC One: Day 12: 13.45-16.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 12: 13.45-16.00

Boxing and show jumping action, plus the conclusion of the individual competition.

BBC One: Day 12: 16.00-18.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 12: 16.00-18.00

A first chance to enjoy BMX cycling at the Games. Plus basketball quarter-final action.

BBC Two: Day 12: 18.00-19.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 12: 18.00-19.00

More action from across London on a day when 16 gold medals will be won.

BBC One: Day 12: 19.00-22.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 12: 19.00-22.00

Four athletics finals, including the men's 110m hurdles and the women's 400m hurdles.

BBC Two: Day 12: 22.00-22.40

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 12: 22.00-22.40

More action including the men's boxing quarter-finals.

BBC One: Day 13: 09.00-11.30

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 13: 09.00-11.30

Four more canoe sprint titles are decided at Eton Dorney.

BBC One: Day 13: 11.30-13.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 13: 11.30-13.00

Coverage of the eagerly awaited women's long-distance swim in the Serpentine.

BBC Two: Day 13: 13.00-14.15

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 13: 13.00-14.15

Featuring the climax of the women's long distance swim.

BBC One: Day 13: 13.45-16.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 13: 13.45-16.00

The men's 470 medal race, men's BMX quarter-final runs, and individual dressage final.

BBC One: Day 13: 16.00-18.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 13: 16.00-18.00

History is made at the Games with the first ever Olympic women's boxing finals.

BBC Two: Day 13: 18.00-19.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 13: 18.00-19.00

Action from across the Games as all the team competitions reach a crucial stage.

BBC One: Day 13: 19.00-22.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 13: 19.00-22.00

Usain Bolt aims to win the 200m title. Includes Men's 800m and Women's javelin finals.

BBC Two: Day 13: 22.00-22.40

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 13: 22.00-22.40

More action including taekwondo and highlights of the second men's hockey semi-final.

BBC One: Day 14: 09.00-11.30

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 14: 09.00-11.30

Canoe sprint heats and semi-finals, all contested over the new Olympic distance of 200m.

BBC One: Day 14: 11.30-13.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 14: 11.30-13.00

The men take part in the marathon swimming event over a gruelling 10km.

BBC Two: Day 14: 13.00-14.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 14: 13.00-14.00

Coverage of men's long-distance swimming. Andy Jameson and Adrian Moorhouse commentate.

BBC One: Day 14: 13.45-16.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 14: 13.45-16.00

Jake Humphrey and Helen Skelton present coverage of the BMX semi-finals.

BBC One: Day 14: 16.00-18.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 14: 16.00-18.00

The climax of the men's and women's BMX competitions, and tae kwon do semi-finals.

BBC Two: Day 14: 18.00-19.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 14: 18.00-19.00

More action from across the Games.

BBC One: Day 14: 19.00-22.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 14: 19.00-22.00

The penultimate night of athletics action, with six gold medals to be won.

BBC Two: Day 14: 22.00-22.40

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 14: 22.00-22.40

More boxing semi-final action, plus highlights of the women's hockey final.

BBC One: Day 15: 09.00-12.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 15: 09.00-12.00

Four canoe sprint titles are decided over the new Olympic distance of 200m.

BBC One: Day 15: 12.15-14.30

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 15: 12.15-14.30

Coverage of the women's cross-country mountain bike event at Hadleigh Park, Essex.

BBC One: Day 15: 14.30-17.15

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 15: 14.30-17.15

Jake Humphrey presents coverage of the men's football final from Wembley Stadium.

BBC One: Day 15: 17.30-19.15

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 15: 17.30-19.15

Coverage of the men's riding show jumping and men's combined event.

BBC One: Day 15: 19.15-22.10

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 15: 19.15-22.10

Coverage of the final six track athletic medal events and the climax of the 10m diving.

BBC One: Day 16: 09.00-10.45

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 16: 09.00-10.45

A chance to relive some of the key moments from the final night of athletics.

BBC One: Day 16: 10.50-13.20

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 16: 10.50-13.20

Matt Baker and Tanni Grey-Thompson present coverage of the men's marathon.

BBC Two: Day 16: 13.15-15.35

Olympics: London 2012, BBC Two: Day 16: 13.15-15.35

Featuring the men's mountain biking at Hadleigh Farm in Essex.

BBC One: Day 16: 13.20-16.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 16: 13.20-16.00

Five more gold medals are won in the ExCeL arena as the men's boxing comes to a close.

BBC One: Day 16: 16.00-19.00

Olympics: London 2012, BBC One: Day 16: 16.00-19.00

The final medal of the Games is won in the women's modern pentathlon.

A Golden Games

Olympics: London 2012, A Golden Games

A look back at the great moments that captured the imagination during the London Olympics.