Olympic Tennis Schedule 2021: Live Stream for Men, Women’s Games

Tokyo Summer Olympic Tennis Schedule 2021 Live Stream for Men, Women’s Event: Tennis is one of the sports programs from the 33 sports at the Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games. Tennis is known as an important sports event that has a huge fan following all across the world.

Tennis for the first time was introduced at the 1896 Olympic Games. Women’s Single event was later added in 1900 games. However, after the 1924 Olympic games, Tennis did not appear as a sporting event and did not officially make a comeback till 1988.

Olympic Tennis 2021 Live Stream
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Events: In the Olympic Games, Tennis comprises a total of five events – with singles and doubles tournaments for both men and women as well as mixed-doubles competition.

Rules and Techniques: The main rule of the competition is an elimination round similar to that of the Grand Slams event. This time at the Tokyo 2021 Olympic games, the surface of the court will be hard that will benefit the players to play fast with powerful serves.

How to watch Tokyo Olympics Tennis 2021 Live Stream Online

Tokyo Olympic Tennis Schedule 2021

All times are Japan Standard Time (GMT/UTC+9).

The competition will take place from 24 July – 1 August 2021.

Date Time Event
Sat 24th July 2021 11:00 – 20:00 Men’s Singles First Round
Women’s Singles First Round
Men’s Doubles First Round
Women’s Doubles First Round
Sun 25th July 2021 11:00 – 20:00 Men’s Singles First Round
Women’s Singles First Round
Men’s Doubles First Round
Women’s Doubles First Round
Mon 26th July 2021 11:00 – 20:00 Men’s Singles Second Round
Women’s Singles Second Round
Men’s Doubles Second Round
Women’s Doubles Second Round
Tue 27th July 2021 11:00 – 20:00 Men’s Singles Second Round
Women’s Singles Third Round
Men’s Doubles Quarterfinals
Women’s Doubles Second Round/Quarterfinals
Wed 28th July 2021 11:00 – 20:00 Men’s Singles Third Round
Women’s Singles Quarterfinals
Men’s Doubles Semifinals
Women’s Doubles Quarterfinals
Mixed Doubles First Round
Thu 29th July 2021 11:00 – 20:00 Men’s Singles Quarterfinals
Women’s Singles Semifinals
Women’s Doubles Semifinals
Mixed Doubles Quarterfinals
Fri 30th July 2021 12:00 – 20:00 Men’s Singles Semifinals
Men’s Doubles Gold Medal Match
Men’s Doubles Victory Ceremony
Sat 31st July 2021 12:00 – 20:00 Men’s Singles Bronze Medal Match
Women’s Singles Bronze Medal Match
Women’s Singles Gold Medal Match
Women’s Singles Victory Ceremony
Sun 1st Aug 2021 12:00 – 20:00 Men’s Singles Gold Medal Match
Men’s Singles Victory Ceremony
Women’s Doubles Gold Medal Match
Women’s Doubles Victory Ceremony
Mixed Doubles Gold Medal Match
Mixed Doubles Victory Ceremony

Olympic Tennis History

Tennis was associated as a major sports program of the modern Olympics from 1896 to 1924. It was in the year 1988 is returned as a medal sport and since then remained as part of the program. Later on, in 2012, Mixed doubles were added to the singles and double competitions.

Tennis Olympic Gold is in demand, however, draws are smaller than the other four majors – the Grand Slams. Some of the popular players like Venus and Serena sisters, Nadal, Federer, Murray have won several tournaments. In 1988, Steffi Graf won the Grand Slam tournament and she is the only women player in history to achieve this remarkable feat in all four majors and Olympic gold in one year.

Top Olympic Tennis Players at Tokyo 2021 – Men

Djokovic: London 2012 Bronze Medallist

Stan Wawrinka: Double Gold Medallist at Beijing 2008 Olympic Games

Rafel Nadal: Gold Medal Winner at Beijing Olympics

Murray: The first player to win back-to-back singles gold in 2012 and 2016.

Other Male Players to watch out for: Daniil Medvedev, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Andrey Rublev, Alexander Zverev, and Matteo Berrettini.

Top Olympic Tennis Players at Tokyo 2021 – Women

Osaka: Three-time champion, Winner of US Open in 2018 and 2020, as well as the Australian Open in 2019.

Serena and Venus Williams: Serena Williams won four Olympic Gold Medals, including three doubles with sister Venus Williams.

Other Women Players to watch out for: Sofia Kenin, Madison Keys, Ashleigh Barty, Simona Halep, Petra Kvitova, Bianca Andreescu, Garbine Muguruza, Victoria Azarenka, and Rio Silver Medallist Angelique Kerber.

Elina Svitolina, Karolina Pliskova, Kiki Bertens, and Aryna Sabalenka are the top contenders along with reigning Olympic champion Monica Puig.

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