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8:00 ET, NBC: Misty-May Treanor and Kerri Walsh go back to the beach for pool play against Cuba. Walsh hopes that she will not need to use metal detectors after this match. May-Treanor and Walsh have not lost a match in 2008, and won in straight sets yesterday against Japan. Also, NBC will cover the men's 10m platform synchronized diving finals.

10:30 p.m. ET, NBC: After last night's thrilling relay win, Michael Phelps will go for his third gold in as many days in the 200m free. Coincidentally, he holds the world record in the 200m free. Phelps is not the only world record holder who will take to the pool tonight. Aaron Peirsol and Natalie Coughlin -- both world-record holders in the 200m backstroke -- will go for the gold at the Water Cube. Also, the men's gymnastics final will air live.* China's dominant team, who took first in the qualifying round, will try to stop the teams of Russia, Korea, Germany and the inexperience team of the United States. Of course, the scores are wiped clean after the qualifying round, so anything can happen.

Midnight ET, CNBC: One of the reasons why softball is being cut from the Olympics is that the United States is so dominant, having won every gold medal awarded for the sport. We may as well go out with a bang, and it starts tonight. Check out Jennie Finch and Co. start the road to a gold medal tonight against Venezuela.

*For those of us who live in the Eastern or Central time zones. For those who don't, feel free to let NBC know how you feel about not seeing events live at nbcolympicsfeedback@nbcuni.com.

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