World Track and Field Championships broadcast schedule

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NBC, NBC Sports Live Extra and Universal Sports will combine for more than 48 hours of coverage of the World Track and Field Championships from Beijing starting Friday night.

The broadcast team of Tom Hammond, Ato Boldon, Lewis Johnson, Craig Masback and Todd Harris will call events including Usain Bolt in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay and Allyson Felix in the 400m and the 4x100m and 4x400m relays.

All NBC broadcasts will stream on NBC Sports Live Extra for subscribers. All Universal Sports broadcasts will stream on UniversalSports.com for subscribers.

The World Championships run from Aug. 22-30 inside the Bird’s Nest in Beijing, which is 12 hours ahead of Eastern time. Here’s the complete event schedule.

Five men’s events to watch | Five women’s events to watch

Here’s the daily broadcast schedule with key events:

Date Time (ET) Network Session Key Events
Friday, Aug. 21 7:30 p.m. Universal Sports Day Men’s marathon
Saturday, Aug. 22 3 p.m. NBC, Live Extra Evening M100m heats, M10,000m
Saturday, Aug. 22 8:30 p.m. Universal Sports Day M400m heats, W100m heats
Sunday, Aug. 23 1 p.m. NBC, Live Extra Evening M100m final
Sunday, Aug. 23 9:30 p.m. Universal Sports Morning W400m heats
Monday, Aug. 24 7 a.m. Universal Sports Evening W100m final
Tuesday, Aug. 25 7 a.m. Universal Sports Evening M800m, W1500m finals
Tuesday, Aug. 25 9:30 p.m. Universal Sports Morning M110m hurdles heats
Wednesday, Aug. 26 8 a.m. Universal Sports Evening M400m final
Wednesday, Aug. 26 9:30 p.m. Universal Sports Day W100m hurdles heats
Thursday, Aug. 27 7:30 a.m. Universal Sports Evening W400m final, M200m final
Thursday, Aug. 27 8:30 p.m. Universal Sports Day Decathlon
Friday, Aug. 28 7 a.m. Universal Sports Evening W200m, W/M 100m/110m hurdles
Friday, Aug. 28 7:30 p.m. Universal Sports Morning Decathlon
Saturday, Aug. 29 2:30 p.m. NBC, Live Extra Evening Decathlon, 4x100m relays
Saturday, Aug. 29 7:30 p.m. Universal Sports Morning Women’s marathon
Sunday, Aug. 30 2 p.m. NBC, Live Extra Evening 4x400m relays