Following Friday night’s opening ceremonies in Rio de Janeiro, featuring the classic Parade of Nations and the lighting of the Olympic caldron, Saturday marks the first full day of competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics games.
Day 1 kicked off with the men’s cycling road race and US men’s water polo vs. Croatia. Already in the 10m air rifle competition Ginny Thrasher, an American shooter, won first gold medal of the Rio Olympics for the US team.
Here are a few of the events to catch on NBC-TV Saturday featuring United States teams and athletes. All times are in Eastern Time and many events are also available live streaming online. READ MORE.