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Thursday, September 20th, 2018
NBC SPORTS’ COVERAGE OF 2018 WORLD EQUESTRIAN GAMES CONCLUDES WITH LIVE COMPETITION THIS SUNDAY, SEPT. 23 AT NOON ET ON NBC
Live Coverage Continues Over Final Four Days of Event – Today Through Sunday
Content Presented Across NBC, NBCSN, Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA & Streamed on NBC Sports.com, the NBC Sports app, OlympicChannel.com & the Olympic Channel app
STAMFORD, Conn. – Sept. 20, 2018 – NBC Sports’ extensive coverage of the 2018 World Equestrian Games from Tryon International Equestrian Center in Mill Spring, North Carolina, culminates this Sunday, Sept. 23 with live coverage of the individual jumping gold medal round at Noon ET on NBC.
Live coverage of the competition’s final four days continues on NBCSN tonight at 6 p.m. ET with Vaulting Pas de Deux medal round, followed tomorrow, Friday, Sept. 21 on Olympic Channel Home of Team USA with live presentations of the Team Jumping medal competition at 1:30 p.m. ET and the Para-Dressage Team Medals at 10 p.m. ET.
On Saturday, Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA presents the driving marathon test live at 10:30 a.m. ET and the Para-Dressage Individual Freestyle Medals live at 10 p.m. ET.
Events on NBC and NBCSN will be streamed via authentication on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app. Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA content will be streamed via authentication on NBCSports.com, OlympicChannel.com, the NBC Sports app, and the Olympic Channel app.
The World Equestrian Games are held every four years in the middle of the Olympic cycle. World champions will be crowned across eight disciplines, including the three Olympic events (jumping, dressage and eventing).
Randy Moss calls the event on NBC and NBCSN, joined by analyst Melanie Smith Taylor. Kenny Rice will report from Tryon International Equestrian Center.
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Following is NBC Sports’ 2018 World Equestrian Games television schedule (all times ET, subject to change):
|Thurs., Sept. 20||6 p.m.||Vaulting Pas de Deux Medals (LIVE)||NBCSN|
|Fri., Sept. 21||1:30 p.m.||Jumping Team Medals (LIVE)||Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA|
|Fri. Sept. 21||10 p.m.||Para-Dressage Team Medals (LIVE)||Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA|
|Fri., Sept. 21||11:30 p.m.||Jumping Team Medals||NBCSN|
|Sat., Sept. 22||10:30 a.m.||Driving Marathon Test (LIVE)||Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA|
|Sat., Sept. 22||10 p.m.||Para-Dressage Individual Freestyle Medals (LIVE)||Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA|
|Sun., Sept. 23||1 a.m.||Driving Marathon Test||NBCSN|
|Sun., Sept. 23||Noon||Jumping Individual Medals (LIVE)||NBC|
|Sun., Sept. 23||2:30 p.m.||Driving Cones Test||Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA|