2021 Tokyo Olympics Live streaming , Telecast, TV channels, Broadcaster, Schedule, Medal Tally, Table results, wiki, Participating countries, Medallist . Summer Olympics 2021 is still a year away, but we have been feeling the hype for months now.
Tokyo 2021 is still a year away, but we have been feeling the hype for months now. The upcoming 2021 Summer Olympics is officially entitled as the Games of XXXII Olympiad, also known as Tokyo 2021. It is a next international multi-sport event which will take place from July 23 to August 8, 2021, in Tokyo Japan.
Looking to watch the Tokyo 2021 Olympic Games? Whether you want to do so on your TV, via a live stream online, or on the radio, we’ve got you covered – this our ultimate guide with everything you need to know.
2021 Summer Olympics Details, location and date
As mentioned, it will happen from July 23 to August 8, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.
Tokyo came as the host city back then during the 125th IOC Session in Buenos Aires on September 7, 2013. The games will be the mark of returning Summer Olympics to Tokyo for the first time after 1964.
It will also mark the record that Tokyo is the first city in Asia which hosts the Olympic twice. In total, there are four Olympics held in Japan.
The Seven network is the only place to watch the Olympics on TV this year. The deal for the 2021 Games is the same one which came into effect for the 2016 Games and gives Seven the exclusive rights for Australian television audiences.
Seven will broadcasting their Olympics coverage across all three of their channels – 7, 7TWO, and 7mate.
Seven is also the place to go to if you are keen on finding a live stream for any event. They are live streaming all three of their channels’ coverage live online, both through their website and through the Olympics on 7 app, available for iOS and Android.
However, that’s not all – if you’re keen to watch an event that is not being shown on one of Seven’s three channels, you do still have the ability to live stream it online or through the app.
Unlike four years ago though, you won’t need to pay for the right to watch every single event out of Japan. Instead, it’ll all be for free through a yet to be confirmed Channel Seven digital application. All you’ll need to provide is an email address and some personal details to access thousands of additional hours of content, which Seven have also said will be streamed in HD.
So how are you going to know when you need to watch? We’ve got you covered of course, with the ultimate Olympics TV Guide for Australians, to let you know what’s on TV and when, all in AEST time.
If you’re looking for even more detail, you can hit up our Olympics Events Guide for Australians which lists every single event on at Tokyo 2021, and the AEST time and date that it’ll occur.
If you’re wanting to listen into the Olympics coverage on radio instead, there are a couple of different options.
Tokyo Olympics 2021 Schedule
Artistic swimming Diving Swimming Water polo
Archery Athletics Badminton
- 3×3 basketball
- BMX freestyle
- BMX racing
- Mountain biking
- Road cycling
- Track cycling
Fencing Field hockey Football Golf Gymnastics
Handball Judo Karate
Modern pentathlon Rowing Rugby sevens Sailing Shooting Skateboarding Sport climbing Surfing Table tennis Taekwondo Tennis Triathlon Volleyball
- Beach volleyball
Tokyo 2021 Summer Olympics TV Rights
Just like the other fantastic big sporting event, the 2021 Summer Olympics in Tokyo will be available on the TV across the world. Besides the officials from Japan, there will be numerous international broadcasters involved in the party. Olympic Broadcasting services will also produce the world the content to the local broadcasters for their coverage.
Most of the broadcasters have obtained the rights to further games in the future as well. For instance, in Europe, the IOC’s has been launching an exclusive deal with Discovery Communications. The 2021 Games rights are available in almost all the European countries, except France because of the existing rights deals. The other country which is not getting power in Russia. Here is a list of TV channels per country.
- Armenia: APMTV
- Asia: Dentsu
- Australia: Seven Network
- Austria: ORF
- Belarus: Belteleradio
- Belgium: VRT
- Bosnia and Herzegovina: BHRT
- Brazil: Grupo Globo
- Bulgaria: BNT
- Canada: CBC/Radio-Canada Sportsnet TSN TLN
- Caribbean: International Media Content Ltd. SportsMax
- China: CCTV
- Croatia: HRT
- Czech Republic: ČT
- Denmark: DR
- Estonia: Eesti Meedia
- Europe: Discovery Communications Eurosport
- Finland: Yle
- France: France Télévisions Canal+
- Georgia: GPB
- Germany: ARD ZDF
- Greece: ERT
- Hungary: MTVA
- Iceland: RÚV
- Indian subcontinent: Sony Pictures Networks
- Ireland: RTÉ
- Japan: Japan Consortium
- Kosovo: RTK
- Latin America: América Móvil
- Latvia: LTV
- Lithuania: TV3
- Luxembourg: RTL
- Macedonia: MRT
- MENA: beIN Sports
- Montenegro: RTCG
- Netherlands: NOS
- New Zealand: Sky Television
- North Korea: SBS
- Norway: TVNorge
- Oceania[iii]: Sky Television
- Poland: TVP
- Portugal: RTP
- Romania: TVR
- Singapore: Mediacorp
- Slovakia: RTVS
- Slovenia: RTV
- South Africa: SABC SuperSport
- South Korea: SBS
- Sub-Saharan Africa: Kwesé Sports
- Sweden: Kanal 5
- Switzerland: SRG SSR
- Ukraine UA: PBC
- United Kingdom: BBC/Eurosport
- United States: NBCUniversal