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2022 Olympics live updates: schedule, medal count, how to watch snowboarder Shaun White in halfpipe, Mikaela Shiffrin in super-G

By on February 10, 2022 0

Throughout the 2022 Winter Olympics, here we’ll get a daily look at the top events and how to watch them.

With jet lag, each day’s live competition in China begins during Eastern prime time and runs overnight until mid-morning. This episode covers the events taking place Friday in Beijing (Thursday night through Friday morning in the US).

All dates and times below are converted to Eastern Time, 1:00 p.m. Beijing Time. The primetime show hosted by NBC’s main channel begins at 8 p.m. ET Thursday night and will feature live snowboarding with the men’s halfpipe final and alpine skiing with the women’s Super-G, as well as the delayed freestyle mixed team jump final. All events can be streamed on Peacock or NBCOlympics.com.

Top US Events

Alpine skiing

What: Women’s Super-G

When: Thursday, 10 p.m.

Television: NBC and streaming

Mikaela Shiffrin is set to race, according to the US Ski Team, after missing the gates and skiing out of each of the two slalom events earlier this week. Paula Moltzan was the strongest American skier so far in Beijing, finishing eighth in slalom and 12th in giant slalom. Lindsey Vonn is the only American to win a medal in this event since 2002.

Snowboard

What: Men’s Halfpipe Final, Rounds 1-3

When: Thursday, 8:30 p.m.

Television: NBC and streaming

Competing in his last Olympic Games, Shaun White qualified fourth to reach the halfpipe final and attempt to clinch his fourth gold medal in the event. Americans Taylor Gold and Chase Josey also made the final 12.

female hockey

What: Quarter-final between USA and Czech Republic

When: Thursday, 11:10 p.m.

TV: USA and streaming

The loss to Canada in the group stage final lifted the United States to second place in the playoffs and set a quarter-final date with the Czech Republic. The United States will be heavily favored to win its next two contests and return to the gold medal game for the sixth time in seven Olympics, likely to face you know who.

Short Track Speed ​​Skating

What: Women’s 1000m

When: Friday, 6 a.m. (quarter-finals); Friday, 6:55 a.m. (semi-finals); Friday, 7:37 a.m. (finals)

TV: USA and streaming

Dutchman Suzanne Schulting is the favorite for gold and just set the Olympic record for the 500 meters in a qualifying round before winning silver there, but American Kristen Santos is No. 2 in the world ranking and a candidate for the material in this race.

Men’s curling

What: United States vs. Great Britain

When: Thursday, 8:05 p.m.

Television: CNBC and streaming

John Shuster’s side are 1-1 after beating ROC and losing to Sweden. There are seven round robin games remaining, starting with prime time Great Britain on Thursday night.

Women’s curling

What: US vs. China

When: Friday, 1:05 a.m.

TV: United States (delayed, 2 p.m.) and streaming

Tabitha Peterson’s side got off to a 2-0 start on Thursday’s opening day in Beijing. Next up is the host country in the early hours of Friday morning. China is 0-2 so far.

Other Medal Events

Biathlon

What: Women’s 7.5 km sprint

When: Friday, 4 a.m.

TV: United States (delayed, 11:30 a.m.) and streaming

cross-country skiing

What: Men’s 15K Classic

When: Friday, 2 a.m.

TV: USA and streaming

Skeleton

What: Men’s heats 3-4

When: Friday, 7:20 a.m.

TV: USA (from 8 a.m.) and streaming

Speed ​​skating

What: Men’s 10,000m

When: Friday, 3 a.m.

TV: United States (delayed, 10:30 a.m.) and streaming

Other events

Men’s curling

What: Round-robin matches

When: Thursday, 8:05 p.m.; Friday, 7:05 a.m.

TV: CNBC (Canada vs Switzerland, deferred, Friday, 5 p.m.) and streaming

Women’s curling

What: Round-robin matches

When: Friday, 1:05 a.m.

Television: streaming only

men’s hockey

What: Preliminary round matches

When: Thursday, 11:10 p.m. (Denmark vs ROC); Friday, 3:40 a.m. (Czech Republic vs Switzerland, Sweden vs Slovakia); Friday, 8:10 a.m. (Latvia vs Finland)

TV: CNBC (Denmark-ROC), USA (Czech Republic-Switzerland) and streaming

female hockey

What: Quarter-final Canada vs Sweden

When: Friday, 8:10 a.m.

TV: United States (delayed, 9:40 a.m.) and streaming

Short Track Speed ​​Skating

What: Men’s 500m heats, Men’s 5000m relay semi-finals

When: Friday, 6:18 a.m. (500m); Friday, 7:04 a.m. (5,000m relay)

TV: USA and streaming

Skeleton

What: Women’s Series 1-2

When: Thursday, 8 p.m.

TV: USA (delayed, 10 p.m.) and streaming

Ski jumping

What: Men’s Individual Large Hill Qualifying Event

When: Friday, 6 a.m.

TV: USA (delayed, 12:30 p.m.) and streaming

(Photo: Robert F. Bukaty/Associated Press)