The 2021 Tokyo Summer Olympic games are finally happening from July 23 to August 8, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has already confirmed the 2021 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, sources said Monday. International fans are not allowed but a limited number of local fans are allowed, Olympic organizers said.
Thousands of athletes from more than 200 nations are ready to participate in the 2021 Summer Olympics. The games is scheduled to open on July 23 at Japan National Stadium including the athletics events will take place on July 30 at Tokyo Stadium and will close on August 8.
The Olympic organizers extended six new sports include baseball, softball, karate, skateboarding, sport climbing, and surfing are added with this year’s Summer Olympic games. NBC Sports have the exclusive TV rights to broadcast the entire Tokyo Olympics event in the United States.
When is Olympics 2021 start?
Date: Friday, July 23 – Sunday, August 8, 2021
Opening ceremony: 8 p.m. JST/7 a.m. ET
Start time: 8 p.m. JST (7 a.m. ET, on Thursday, July 22, 2021 in the U.S)
This summer, the Summer Olympics 2021 event will go on as officially scheduled begin on Friday, July 23 followed by the opening ceremony at Tokyo’s Olympic Stadium.
What channel is covering Summer Olympics games?
The Summer Olympic games from Tokyo live will be available to watch on NBC Sports in the United States start at 6:55 a.m. ET.