Karate Schedule & Fixture: Tokyo 2021 Olympics (Live Stream)

In Olympics history, Karate sport will debut at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. It will happen with two features: Kumite & Kata and eight events in both men & women. In total, 82 competitors will attend from 37 nations.

Kumite: the Kumite competition at the Summer Olympics will consist of just three divisions each, thus:

  • Weight classes for men: −67 kg, −75 kg, +75 kg
  • Weight classes for women: −55 kg, −61 kg, +61 kg

Kata: Competitors are judged on the power and correctness of their techniques. Under conventional competition rules, one competitor is assigned a blue belt and the other a red belt, and each takes a turn in demonstrating his or her kata.

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The outcome of the competition is determined under a flag system, where five judges who each have a blue flag and a red flag raise either to signal which competitor, they believe, won: the one with more flags raised in his or her favor is declared the winner.

Karate Schedule & Fixture: Tokyo 2021 Olympics

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Karate is to be held in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics from 5-7 August 2021 at Nippon Budokan. Here is the full Karate schedule, fixture & calendar of the events.

Note: (Japan Standard Time)

5th August 2021

  • 03:40 Women’s Kata – Elimination Round – Pool A
  • 04:00 Women’s Kata – Elimination Round – Pool B
  • 04:25 Women’s Kata – Ranking Round – Pool A
  • 04:37 Women’s Kata – Ranking Round – Pool B
  • 05:05 Men’s Kumite -67kg – Elimination Round – Pool A Match 1
  • 05:26 Men’s Kumite -67kg – Elimination Round – Pool B Match 1
  • 10:00 Women’s Kumite -55kg – Elimination Round – Pool A Match 1
  • 10:14 Women’s Kumite -55kg – Elimination Round – Pool B Match 1
  • 12:30 Women’s Kata – Bronze Medal Bout 1
  • 12:40 Women’s Kata – Bronze Medal Bout 2
  • 12:50 medal-event – Women’s Kata – Final Bout
  • 13:05 Men’s Kumite -67kg – Semi-final Match 1
  • 13:22 Women’s Kumite -55kg – Semi-final Match 1
  • 13:40 medal-event – Men’s Kumite -67kg – Gold Medal Bout
  • 13:50 medal-event – Women’s Kumite -55kg – Gold Medal Bout

6th August 2021

  • 03:44 Men’s Kata – Elimination Round – Pool A
  • 04:08 Men’s Kata – Elimination Round – Pool B
  • 04:33 Men’s Kata – Ranking Round – Pool A
  • 04:45 Men’s Kata – Ranking Round – Pool B
  • 05:28 Women’s Kumite -61kg – Elimination Round – Pool A Match 1
  • 05:42 Women’s Kumite -61kg – Elimination Round – Pool B Match 1
  • 10:00 Men’s Kumite -75kg – Elimination Round – Pool A Match 1
  • 10:14 Men’s Kumite -75kg – Elimination Round – Pool B Match 1
  • 12:30 Men’s Kata – Bronze Medal Bout 1
  • 12:40 Men’s Kata – Bronze Medal Bout 2
  • 12:50 medal-event – Men’s Kata – Final Bout
  • 13:05 Women’s Kumite -61kg – Semi-final Match 1
  • 13:22 Men’s Kumite -75kg – Semi-final Match 1
  • 13:40 medal-event – Women’s Kumite -61kg – Gold Medal Bout
  • 13:50 medal-event – Men’s Kumite -75kg – Gold Medal Bout

7th August 2021

  • 07:00 Women’s Kumite +61kg – Elimination Round – Pool A Match 1
  • 07:14 Women’s Kumite +61kg – Elimination Round – Pool B Match 1
  • 09:50 Men’s Kumite +75kg – Elimination Round – Pool A Match 1
  • 10:04 Men’s Kumite +75kg – Elimination Round – Pool B Match 1
  • 12:20 Women’s Kumite +61kg – Semi-final Match 1
  • 12:37 Men’s Kumite +75kg – Semi-final Match 1
  • 12:55 medal-event – Women’s Kumite +61kg – Gold Medal Bout
  • 13:05 medal-event – Men’s Kumite +75kg – Gold Medal Bout

How to Watch Live Stream Karate at the Tokyo 2021 Olympics

Here is the TV broadcasting list: You can watch karate matches live stream on your TV set.

  • Australia – Seven Network
  • Austria – ORF
  • Argentina – TVP, DeporTV, TyC Sports
  • Bangladesh – BTV
  • Belarus – Belteleradio
  • Belgium – RTBFVRT
  • Bhutan – BBS
  • Bolivia – Bolivisión
  • Brazil – Grupo Globo, BandSports
  • Canada – Bell Media, CBC/Radio-Canada, Sportsnet, TLN
  • Chile – TVN
  • China – CCTVMigu
  • Croatia – HRT
  • Cuba – ICRT
  • Czech Republic – ČT
  • Denmark – DR
  • Ecuador – RTS, TVC
  • Ethiopia – ETV
  • Fiji – Fiji TV, Mai TV
  • France – France Télévisions, Eurosport
  • Germany – ARD, ZDF
  • Greece – ERT
  • Hong Kong – DAZN, i-Cable, PCCW, TVB
  • India – Doordarshan
  • Japan – Japan Consortium
  • Malaysia – Astro, RTM, Unifi TV
  • Nepal – NTV
  • Netherlands – NOS
  • New Zealand – SkyTVNZ
  • Portugal – RTP
  • Sweden – Kanal 5
  • Switzerland – SRG, SSR
  • United Kingdom – BBC, Eurosport
  • United States – NBCUniversal