TODAY AT THE GAMES

Athletics
■ Jessica Ennis begins her pursuit of gold in the women’s heptathlon with 100m hurdles at 10:29, high jump at 11:15, shot put at 19:00, and 200m at 20:45.

Rowing
■ Anna Watkins and Katherine Grainger are in the women’s double sculls final at 12:10. Other British finalists include the men’s quadruple sculls at 11:30, George Nash and William Satch in the men’s pair at 11:50, and Alan Campbell in the men’s single sculls at 12:30.

Cycling
■ Victoria Pendleton will hope to make amends for yesterday’s disappointment in the women’s keirin final at 18:38, while the men’s team pursuit should challenge in the final at 17:59.

Swimming
■ Rebecca Adlington is looking to defend her 800m freestyle title at 19:45 but will face fierce competition from Denmark’s Lotte Friis.