American softball schedule: how to watch every 2021 Olympic team game from Tokyo

It has been a long time for the American team to wait for softball.

After the last two Olympics missed the softball victory, welcome to return to the biggest stage of sports 2021 Tokyo Olympics.

Although it has been a while, the US team hopes to continue to dominate the sport in other parts of the world: with three gold medals and one silver medal, the US team has been among the top two on the podium in every Olympics. Class played softball during this period.

This round may prove more the same. Although the US team has an almost brand new lineup, there are still three names worth paying attention to: Hayley McLenny, Monica Abbott and Cat Osterman.

On the court, the United States will rely on McClainy’s bat to help them pass the game. In addition, the team will rely on Abbott and Osterman to provide some veteran leadership, as they are the only two remaining members of the US silver medal team in 2008.

Women are again pursuing gold and global domination. You can watch in the following ways:

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How to watch U.S. Olympic softball

  • TV channel: NBC Sports
  • Live broadcast: Peacock, NBCOlympics.com, Fubo TV

Most U.S. team softball games will be broadcast on NBC Sports. You can also live stream matches on the NBC Sports app and Peacock.

The following is the time when the US team won the diamond at the 2021 Olympics:

date pair TV channel Start time (ET) final
Tuesday, July 20 Italy vs. U.S. NBC Sports 11 p.m. To be determined
Wednesday, July 21 U.S. in Canada NBC Sports eight pm To be determined
Saturday, July 24 U.S. in Mexico NBC Sports 1:30 AM To be determined
Saturday, July 24 Australia vs. U.S. NBC Sports Nine p.m To be determined
Sunday, July 25 Japan vs. U.S. NBC Sports Nine p.m To be determined
Tuesday, July 27* Bronze Medal Match NBC Sports midnight To be determined
Tuesday, July 27* Gold medal game NBC Sports 7 o’clock in the morning To be determined

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American softball roster

The U.S. team returned only two players from the team that won the silver medal in 2008: veteran Monica Abbott and Cat Osterman. Ostman is the only remaining member of the 2004 Athens Olympic gold medalist team.

This is the team that will compete in Tokyo.

player position Olympic experience
Monica Abbott pitcher 2008 (silver)
Ali Aguilar Infielder not applicable
Valerie Arrioto Infielder not applicable
Carda Pitcher/infielder not applicable
Amanda Chidst catcher not applicable
Rachel Garcia Pitcher/infield not applicable
Hayley McClain Outfielder not applicable
Michelle Moultrie Outfielder not applicable
Deja Mulipola catcher not applicable
Aubrey Monroe catcher not applicable
Bubba Nichols Public utilities not applicable
Cat Osterman pitcher 2004 (gold), 2008 (silver)
Jenny Reid Outfielder not applicable
Delaney Spalding Infielder not applicable
Kelsey Stewart Public utilities not applicable

How does the Olympic softball game work?

Qualifying

A total of six teams have qualified for the 2021 Olympics: Japan, the United States, Italy, Mexico, Canada and Australia. This is how they did it:

Japan It is an automatic qualifier for the host country.

United States Won the 2018 Women’s Softball World Championship and qualified for the Olympics.

In the 2019 Africa/Europe qualifying, Italy Won, allow them to bid.

— In the 2019 America Qualifying, Canada with Mexico Appeared and won the right to bid for the Olympic Games.

— In the 2019 Asia/Oceania Qualifying Tournament, Australia Won, give them a chance to participate in the 2021 Olympics.

game

The softball tournament is quite simple: each team will play against each other in a round robin, for a total of 15 games.

In the gold medal battle on July 27, the top two teams competed for the gold medal. On July 27th, the third and fourth place teams competed for the bronze medal.

2021 Olympic softball schedule

There will be a total of 15 games to determine the 2021 Olympic gold and bronze medal rankings. The following is the complete schedule of the competition:

Tuesday, July 20

pair TV channel Time (ET) result
Australia vs. Japan NBC Sports eight pm To be determined
Italy vs. U.S. NBC Sports 11 p.m. To be determined

Wednesday, July 21

pair TV channel Time (ET) result
Mexico in Canada NBC Sports midnight 2 O clock To be determined
U.S. in Canada NBC Sports eight pm To be determined
Mexico vs. Japan NBC Sports 11 p.m. To be determined

Thursday, July 22

pair TV channel Time (ET) result
Italy vs Australia NBC Sports midnight 2 O clock To be determined

Friday, July 23

pair TV channel Time (ET) result
Australia in Canada NBC Sports Nine p.m To be determined

Saturday, July 24

pair TV channel Time (ET) result
U.S. in Mexico NBC Sports 1:30 AM To be determined
Japan vs. Italy NBC Sports 7 o’clock in the morning To be determined
Australia in the U.S. NBC Sports Nine p.m To be determined

Sunday, July 25

pair TV channel Time (ET) result
Canada in Japan NBC Sports 1:30 AM To be determined
Italy vs Mexico NBC Sports 7 o’clock in the morning To be determined
Japan in the U.S. National Broadcasting Corporation Nine p.m To be determined

Monday, July 26

pair TV channel Time (ET) result
Canada vs. Italy NBC Sports 1:30 AM To be determined
Mexico in Australia NBC Sports 7 o’clock in the morning To be determined

Tuesday, July 27

pair TV channel Time (ET) result
Bronze game NBC Sports midnight To be determined
Gold medal game NBC Sports 7 o’clock in the morning To be determined



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