2020 Olympic Games
Table Tennis Schedule

Where and when do the 2020 Olympic Games table tennis schedule get underway? Find out here...

 By Martin Hughes
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The Table Tennis competition at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will be played at the Tokyo Metropolitan gymnasium from Saturday 25 July to Friday 7 August 2020.

Tokyo Metropolitan gymnasium will be venue for the 2020 Olympic Games Table Tennis competition

The competition consists of five medal events - men's singles, women's singles, mixed doubles, men's team event and women's team event.

Singles events

The Singles events are being run using a single-elimination format.

The winners of the two semi-finals in each event compete for the gold medal, while the semi-final losers play for the bronze medal.

The draw for the Singles events will be held during July 2020 according to a seeding structure based on the ITTF World Ranking lists published on 1 July 2020.

The 16 highest-ranked players qualify directly to the third round of the event whilst the players ranked from 17 to 32 qualify directly to the second round; whilst all other players qualify either to the first or preliminary rounds.

Mixed Doubles event

This is a new event at this Olympic Games.

Team events

The Team events are run using a single-elimination format.

The winners of the two semi-finals in each event compete for the gold medal, while the semi-final losers play for the bronze medal.

Each team consists of three players, and each match consists of four singles matches and one doubles match.

Individual matches are the best of five games.


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Competition Schedule

All matches are being played at the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium from Saturday 25 July to Friday 7 August 2020.

Here is the schedule of play for the 2020 Olympic Games table tennis events.

All times are Japan Standard Time (GMT +9 hours)

Date Times Events Round
Sat 25 July 2020 09:00 - 12:45 Women's Singles Preliminary
Men's Singles Preliminary
Mixed Doubles Round of 16
 
14:15 - 17:15 Women's Singles One
Men's Singles One
 
19:30 - 22:30 Men's Singles One
Women's Singles One

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Date Times Events Round
Sun 26 July 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Mixed Doubles Quarter Finals
 
14:00 - 17:45 Women's Singles Two
Men's Singles Two
 
20:00 - 22:00 Mixed Doubles Semi Finals

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Date Times Events Round
Mon 27 July 2020 10:00 - 13:00 Women's Singles Two
Men's Singles Two
 
14:30 - 17:30 Women's Singles Three
Men's Singles Three
 
20:00 - 22:10 Mixed Doubles Bronze Medal Match
Mixed Doubles Gold Medal Match
Mixed Doubles Medal ceremony

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Date Times Events Round
Tue 28 July 2020 10:00 - 13:00 Women's Singles Three
Men's Singles Three
 
14:30 - 17:30 Women's Singles Three
Men's Singles Three
Women's Singles Round of 16
Men's Singles Round of 16
 
19:30 - 22:30 Women's Singles Round of 16
Men's Singles Round of 16

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Date Times Events Round
Wed 29 July 2020 10:00 - 13:00 Women's Singles Quarter Finals
Men's Singles Quarter Finals
 
15:00 - 18:00 Women's Singles Quarter Finals
Men's Singles Quarter Finals
 
20:00 - 22:00 Men's Singles Quarter Finals

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Date Times Events Round
Thu 30 July 2020 11:00 - 13:00 Women's Singles Semi Finals
 
15:00 - 17:00 Men's Singles Semi Finals
 
20:00 - 22:10 Women's Singles Bronze Medal match
Women's Singles Gold Medal match
Women's Singles Medal ceremony

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Date Times Events Round
Fri 31 July 2020 20:00 - 22:10 Men's Singles Bronze Medal match
Men's Singles Gold Medal match
Men's Singles Medal ceremony

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Date Times Events Round
Sun 2 August 2020 10:00 - 13:00 Women's Team Round of 16
Men's Team Round of 16
 
14:30 - 17:30 Women's Team Round of 16
Men's Team Round of 16
 
19:30 - 22:30 Women's Team Round of 16
Men's Team Round of 16

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Date Times Events Round
Mon 3 August 2020 10:00 - 13:00 Women's Team Round of 16
Men's Team Round of 16
 
14:30 - 17:30 Women's Team Quarter Finals
Men's Team Quarter Finals
 
19:30 - 22:30 Women's Team Quarter Finals
Men's Team Quarter Finals

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Date Times Events Round
Tue 4 August 2020 10:00 - 13:00 Women's Team Quarter Finals
Men's Team Quarter Finals
 
14:30 - 17:30 Women's Team Quarter Finals
Men's Team Quarter Finals
 
19:30 - 22:30 Women's Team Semi Final

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Date Times Events Round
Wed 5 August 2020 10:00 - 13:00 Women's Team Semi Final
 
14:30 - 17:30 Men's Team Semi Final
 
19:30 - 22:30 Men's Team Semi Final

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Date Times Events Round
Thu 6 August 2020 11:00 - 14:00 Women's Team Bronze Medal match
 
19:30 - 22:40 Women's Team Gold Medal match
Women's Team Medal ceremony

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Date Times Events Round
Fri 7 August 2020 11:00 - 14:00 Men's Team Bronze Medal match
 
19:30 - 22:40 Men's Team Gold Medal match
Men's Team Medal ceremony

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