Summer 2000 Olympics Viewing Guide

All times Eastern, check local listings.

The United States men's soccer team, which beat Japan 5-4 Saturday in overtime, plays Spain in the semifinals.

Despite some early losses, the US softball team will play for the gold medal against Japan.

Specialized events take over at the Olympic pool this week. US divers Mark Ruiz and Troy Dumais compete in the 3-meter springboard finals.

Look out, Popeye: The men's super heavyweights vie for the weightlifting gold. US hopes rest with Shane Hamman.

Tuesday, Sept. 26

NBC (10 a.m.-noon):

Softball - gold-medal game, US vs. Japan

(7 p.m.-midnight):

Gymnastics - Champions' gala

Diving (men) - springboard

Cycling (women) - road race

Weightlifting (men) - super heavyweight final

Synchronized swimming - duet

(12:41-2:11 a.m.):

Water Polo (men) - US vs. Hungary

Volleyball (women) - quarterfinals

MSNBC (10 a.m.-5 p.m.):

Soccer (men) - US vs. Spain

Beach Volleyball (men) - gold-medal match

Wednesday, Sept. 27

NBC (7 p.m.-midnight):

Track & Field - women's 100m hurdles, 400m hurdles, discus throw; men's 800m, 400m hurdles

Diving (women) - springboard

MSNBC (10 a.m.-5 p.m.):

Tennis (women) - singles gold-medal match (Venus Williams vs. Elena Dementieva)

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