WATCH LIVE: Olympics Day Four, judo, shooting and weightlifting
The judo, shooting and weightlifting events continue Tuesday, with medals being awarded in all three.
In judo the women’s 63 kg and men’s 81 kg competitions are on the schedule, with American Travis Stevens looking to win his first Olympic medal in his third Summer Olympics. Stevens faces Sweden’s Robin Pacek in a Round of 32 matchup on Mat 1. No Americans are competing in the women’s 63 kg event, but reigning world champion Tina Trstenjak of Slovenia and bronze medalist Miku Tashiro of Japan are among the competitors still in the competition.
WATCH LIVE: Judo Prelims, Mat 1 (Women’s 63 kg, Men’s 81 kg) -- 9 a.m. Eastern
WATCH LIVE: Judo Prelims, Mat 2 (Women’s 63 kg, Men’s 81 kg) -- 9 a.m. Eastern
WATCH LIVE: Repechage, semifinals and medal matches (Women’s 63 kg, Men’s 81 kg) -- 2:30 p.m. Eastern
At the shooting venue the women’s 25 meter air pistol competition will be held, with the qualifying rounds beginning at 8 a.m. and the final scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. Eastern. Enkelejda Shehaj Bekurti will represent the United States in this event, with reigning Olympic champion (and Olympic record-holder) Jangmi Kim of South Korea and 2008 gold medalist Ying Chen of China viewed as two of the expected contenders for the gold medal.
WATCH LIVE: Women’s 25 meter air pistol final -- 2:30 p.m. Eastern
At the weightlifting venue the men’s 69 kg and women’s 63 kg competitions will be held, with qualifying rounds scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. Eastern. Shi Zhiyong of China is seen as the prohibitive favorite to win gold in the men’s 69 kg division, with China also boasting the favorite in the women’s 63 kg competition in Deng Wei. Deng is the current world record holder in the clean and jerk with a lift of 146 kilograms. Russia’s Tima Turiyeva will not be competing.
WATCH LIVE: Men’s 69 kg Group B, Women’s 63 kg Group B -- 9 a.m. Eastern
WATCH LIVE: Women’s 63 kg Group A -- 2:30 p.m. Eastern
WATCH LIVE: Men’s 69 kg Group A -- 6 p.m. Eastern