Olympics Daily Bulletin - Saturday 4 August 2012

Category: Sport
Olympics Daily Bulletin for Saturday 4 August 2012.

Headlines

Climax of the Women’s 10,000m final peaks at 11.8m – the highest audience of the live action so far

  • The climax of the Women’s 10,000m pulled in the highest peak of the Olympic Games so far with 11.8m tuning in at 22:00 across BBC One and BBC Olympics 1

Adlington’s bronze in the 800m Final brings in an audience of 11.3m

  • Rebecca Adlington’s second bronze of the Olympics brought in 11.3m viewers at 19:55 across BBC One and BBC Olympics 9

Victoria Pendleton’s Keirin Gold peaks at 9.4m

  • Victoria Pendleton’s gold in the Women’s Keirin delivered a total peak 9.4m viewers at 19:10 on BBC One and BBC Olympics 8

Men’s Team Pursuit gold medal peaks at 8.2m

  • The Men’s Team Pursuit Final was watched by 8.2m at 18:30 as they took gold and broke the world record across BBC One and BBC Olympics 8

Rowing gold draws a peak of 4.5m

  • There was also gold for Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins in the Rowing, peaking at 4.5m as 12:35 across BBC One and BBC Olympics 6

BBC Sport Online breaks 10m for the third day running

  • Another very strong day for BBC Sport Online with 8m UK browsers (a new UK record) and a record equalling 10.4m Global browsers breaking 10m for the third day in a row

Coverage highlights for today

A big day in the Athletics Stadium today including the climax of the Heptathlon, the Men’s 10,000m Final, the Women’s 100m Final, the Men’s 400m hurdles semis and the start of the Men’s 100m

  • BBC One from 19:00
  • BBC Three from 10:00
  • bbc.co.uk/sport and BBC Olympics 1 from 09:50-13:55 and BBC Olympics 1 from 18:40-22:13

More finals action from Eton Dorney in the Rowing with four final taking place

  • BBC One from 11:30
  • bbc.co.uk/sport and BBC Olympics 2 from 19:25

More action from the Velodrome with the Women’s Team Pursuit Final and the Men’s Sprint getting underway

  • BBC One from 17:45
  • bbc.co.uk/sport and BBC Olympics 6 from 09:55-11:40 and BBC Olympics 7 from 15:55-18:50

The Women’s Triathlon from Hyde Park

  • bbc.co.uk/sport and BBC Olympics 4 from 08:55-11:50
  • BBC One from 09:00

The final night in the Aquatics Centre with Team GB interest in each of the Finals

  • BBC Three from 19:30
  • bbc.co.uk/sport and BBC Olympics 7 from 19:25-21:55

The Women’s Singles Final from Wimbledon

  • BBC One from 14:00
  • bbc.co.uk/sport and BBC Olympics 2 from 14:00

Radio 5 live

The moment, commentary and tears when Katherine Grainger and Anna Watkins win gold in the women’s double skulls

SB/DL