Full Boxing Schedule Introduced For 2020 (2021) Tokyo Olympics


At a time when the 2020 Tokyo Olympics had been set to start, as a substitute comes the reminder of the year-long delay the Summer season Video games are compelled to endure.

Individuals have been given a full yr’s discover as to when and the place they are going to compete in Tokyo 2020, which is able to now start July 21, 2021. The modified date comes almost 52 full weeks after the unique place to begin of July 24, with the Olympics pushed again to subsequent summer time because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

The schedules for all 47 sanctioned sports activities together with the Opening and Closing Ceremonies had been introduced, with boxing occasions going down in 15 of the 18 days of competitors. All bouts and boxing medal ceremonies might be staged at Kokugikan Enviornment, an 11,000+ seat venue within the Sumida part of Tokyo, Japan.

The primary batch of Olympic bouts will happen July 24, 2021, the primary of eight consecutive days of non-medal spherical competitors. The primary medal spherical bout will happen July 31, that includes each legs of the semifinals within the Girls’s Featherweight division (57 kg.), certainly one of two new weight lessons added on the feminine boxing aspect of Olympic competitors together with welterweight (69 kg.).

Boxing will characteristic competitors in 13 complete weight divisions—eight for the boys and 5 for females, which beforehand featured three (flyweight, light-weight, middleweight) in London 2012 and Rio 2016. The chosen divisions are as follows:

Males: Flyweight (52 kg.), Featherweight (57 kg.), Light-weight (63 kg.), Welterweight (69 kg.), Middleweight (75 kg.), Gentle Heavyweight (81 kg.), Heavyweight (91 kg.), Tremendous Heavyweight (+91 kg.)

Girls: Flyweight (51 kg.), Featherweight (57 kg.), Light-weight (60 kg.), Welterweight (69 kg.), Middleweight (75 kg.)

The bantamweight and light-weight welterweight divisions have been eradicated from males’s competitors.

Choose fights from the spherical of 32, spherical of 16 and quarterfinals will air on an NBC platform, with all Medal bouts to make its strategy to a televised medium.

The primary Gold medal bout will happen August 3 (Girls’s Featherweight), with the final batch going down on August 8, the ultimate day of competitors for the Olympics as a complete.

The complete schedule is as follows (all instances native/JST):

Saturday, July 24 (11:00 – 14:30/17:00 – 20:30): Girls’s Featherweight, Spherical of 32; Males’s Welterweight, Spherical of 32; Males’s Gentle Heavyweight, Spherical of 32; Males’s Heavyweight, Spherical of 16;

Sunday, July 25 (11:00 – 14:45/17:00 – 20:45): Girls’s Flyweight, Spherical of 32; Girls’s Welterweight, Spherical of 32; Males’s Middleweight, Spherical of 32; Males’s Tremendous Heavyweight, Spherical of 16

Monday, July 26 (11:00 – 14:45/17:00 – 20:45): Girls’s Featherweight, Spherical of 16; Males’s Featherweight, Spherical of 32; Males’s Welterweight, Spherical of 16

Tuesday, July 27 (11:00 – 14:45/17:00 – 20:45): Girls’s Welterweight, Spherical of 16; Males’s Light-weight, Spherical of 32; Males’s Gentle Heavyweight, Spherical of 16

Wednesday, July 28 (11:00 – 14:45/17:00 – 20:45): Girls’s Featherweight, Quarterfinals; Girls’s Light-weight, Spherical of 32; Girls’s Middleweight, Spherical of 16; Males’s Fly Flyweight, Spherical of 32

Thursday,  July 29 (11:00 – 14:10/17:00 – 20:10): Girls’s Flyweight, Spherical of 16; Males’s Featherweight, Spherical of 16; Males’s Middleweight, Spherical of 16

Friday. July 30 July (11:00 – 14:10/17:00 – 20:10): Girls’s Light-weight, Spherical of 16; Girls’s Welterweight, Quarterfinals; Males’s Welterweight, Quarterfinals; Males’s Gentle Heavyweight, Quarterfinals; Males’s Heavyweight, Quarterfinals

Saturday, July 31 (11:00 – 13:55/17:00 – 19:55): Girls’s Featherweight, Semifinal; Girls’s Middleweight, Quarterfinals; Males’s Fly Flyweight, Spherical of 16; Males’s Light-weight, Spherical of 16

Sunday, August 1 (11:00 – 13:40/17:00 – 19:40): Girls’s Flyweight, Quarterfinals; Males’s Featherweight, Quarterfinals; Males’s Welterweight, Semifinal; Males’s Middleweight, Quarterfinals; Males’s Gentle Heavyweight, Semifinal; Males’s Tremendous Heavyweight, Quarterfinals

Tuesday, August 3 (11:00 – 13:40/17:00 – 19:40): Males’s Fly Flyweight, Quarterfinals; Males’s Featherweight, Semifinal; Males’s Light-weight, Quarterfinals; Males’s Heavyweight, Semifinal; Girls’s Light-weight, Quarterfinals; Girls’s Featherweight, Ultimate and Victory Ceremony (ends 13:40); Males’s Welterweight, Ultimate and Victory Ceremony (ends 19:40)

Wednesday, August 4 (14:00 – 16:10): Flyweight, Semifinals; Girls’s Welterweight, Semifinals; Males’s Tremendous Heavyweight, Semifinals; Males’s Gentle Heavyweight, Ultimate and Victory Ceremony

Thursday, August 5 (14:00 – 16:10): Girls’s Light-weight, Semifinals; Males’s Fly Flyweight, Semifinals; Males’s Middleweight, Semifinals; Males’s Featherweight, Ultimate and Victory Ceremony

Friday, August 6 (14:00 – 15:40): Girls’s Middleweight, Semifinals; Males’s Light-weight, Semifinals; Males’s Heavyweight, Ultimate and Victory Ceremony

Saturday, Aug. 7 (14:00 – 15:55): Males’s Fly Flyweight, Ultimate and Victory Ceremony; Males’s Middleweight, Ultimate and Victory Ceremony; Girls’s Flyweight, Ultimate and Victory Ceremony; Girls’s Welterweight, Ultimate and Victory Ceremony

Sunday, August 8 (14:00 – 15:55): Girls’s Light-weight, Ultimate and Victory Ceremony; Girls’s Middleweight, Ultimate and Victory Ceremony; Males’s Light-weight, Ultimate and Victory Ceremony; Males’s Tremendous Heavyweight, Ultimate and Victory Ceremony.

Uzbekistan served because the standout staff from the 2016 Rio Olympics, amassing seven medals in complete together with three Gold medals. Amongst them was mild flyweight consultant Hasanboy Dusmatov, who claimed the Val Baker award because the Most Excellent Boxer amongst male boxers.

Claressa Shields turned the first-ever feminine boxer to assert the Val Baker trophy, in honor of her second consecutive Gold medal haul for the 2016 United States Olympic Boxing staff. Shields—now a three-division champion within the execs—was certainly one of three Individuals to medal, joined by Shakur Stevenson (Silver) and Nico Hernandez (Bronze).

Jake Donovan is a senior author for BoxingScene.com. Twitter: @JakeNDaBox



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