WATCH LIVE: Women’s gymnastics qualifications begin

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On day two of gymnastics the women’s take over the venue, with qualifications for all five subdivisions.

WATCH LIVEWomen’s Gymnastics, Day 2

The United States will compete in the fourth subdivision, and they’re viewed as the clear favorites to win gold in the team competition. Watch as Simone Biles, Aly Raisman, Gabby Douglas, Laurie Hernandez and Madison Kocian begin their quest for the U.S. women’s gymnastics team second consecutive team gold. Today they will compete to qualify for the team, all-around and event finals, with the top eight nations advancing to the team final on Day 4, August 9.

Action from the gymnastics venue begins at 8:45 a.m. Eastern, and it will be available at and on the NBC Sports app.