Rugby Sevens at the 2020 Summer Olympics Schedule Fixtures & Teams Info

Rugby Sevens

Rugby Sevens was the first appeared in the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. That tournament, from men’s event Fiji was the champions team and got the gold medalist for the first time ever. Team Great Britain was the silver medalist & South Africa was the bronze medalist also.

On the other hand, from the women’s event, Australia was the gold medalist, New Zealand was the silver medalist & Canada was the bronze medalist. For the 2nd time, this sport will appear at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Japan.

Rugby Sevens at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The coming Summer Olympics tournament, Rugby Sevens sport will be started from 27th July to 1st August at the Tokyo Stadium. However, 12 teams from both events men & women in a total of 24 teams will participate in this tournament.

Rugby Sevens at the 2020 Summer Olympics Teams Info

The 12 teams will participate in the 2020 Summer Olympic Games from both men’s and women’s. Here Japan was qualified as host country and other teams were from six continental confederations and top 4 teams from the World Rugby Sevens Series 2018-19 competition.

And other continental confederations are South American Qualifying Tournament 2019, European Qualifying Tournament 2019, Africa Men’s Sevens 2019, Final Olympic Qualification Tournament 2019, Asian Qualifying Tournament 2019, Oceania Sevens Championship 2019, RAN Sevens 2019. Here is the Rugby Sevens Men’s Teams list.

Rugby Sevens

Men’s Rugby Sevens Teams at 2020 Summer Olympics

JapanSouth AfricaAustralia
FijiArgentinaKenya
United StatesCanadaSouth Korea
New ZealandGreat Britain

Women’s Rugby Sevens Teams at 2020 Summer Olympics

And here women’s teams were qualified from as same as men’s teams qualifying competitions. Those confederations such as World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series 2018-19, South American Qualifying Tournament 2019, European Qualifying Tournament 2019, RAN Women’s Sevens 2019, Africa Women’s Sevens 2019, Asian Qualifying Tournament 2019, Oceania Women’s Sevens Championship 2019, Final Olympic Qualification Tournament 2020.

Here is the Rugby Sevens Women’s Teams list.

JapanAustraliaFiji
New ZealandBrazilChina
United StatesGreat Britain
CanadaKenya

Rugby Sevens at the 2020 Summer Olympics Schedule & Fixtures

DateTimeEvent
27th JulyMorning
Evening
Men’s Pool Round
28th JulyMorning
Evening
Men’s Pool Round
Men’s Placing Matches & Quarter-Finals
29th JulyMorning
Evening
Men’s Placing Matches & Semi-Finals
Men’s Placing Matches & Finals
30th JulyMorning
Evening
Women’s Pool Round
Women’s Pool Round
31st JulyMorning
Evening
Women’s Pool Round
Women’s Placing Matches & Quarter-Finals
1st AugustMorning
Evening
Women’s Placing Matches & Semi-Finals
Women’s Placing Matches & Finals

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