The US girls’s nationwide soccer group will probably be enjoying for a medal in Tokyo at the finish of the 2020 Olympics. In the wee hours of Monday morning, we’ll discover out if it’s gold or bronze.
The USWNT’s semifinal matchup in opposition to Canada will headline one other thrilling day of motion for the American athletes, although you’ll have to rise up early to watch – each the soccer recreation and a quantity of gymnastics medals must be determined earlier than 7 AM.
There’s additionally baseball, monitor and discipline and a quantity of different thrilling occasions on the docket for Team USA on the Tokyo Olympics’ tenth day.
Here are the main Olympic occasions that may happen on Monday, August 2:
Women’s soccer semifinals, USWNT vs. Canada: 4:00 AM, USA Network
Pre-load your espresso maker tonight for this early morning headliner. Coming off a thrilling quarterfinal victory against the Netherlands Friday that took a penalty shootout to determine, the US now has a matchup in opposition to Canada that will probably be a rematch of the 2012 Olympic semifinal. That recreation 9 years in the past was a controversial one, as a questionable six-second violation name in opposition to Canada helped the Americans even the rating late in the recreation, finally profitable on an Alex Morgan aim at the very finish of additional time.
Both groups had to scratch and claw their means to get into this recreation, as Canada additionally received their quarterfinal recreation in penalty kicks. This one might find yourself being a basic.
Gymnastics: 4:55 AM, Peacock
Another nice early morning occasion, the Americans will hope to sustain their medal-winning methods in the girls’s ground finals with out Simone Biles, who pulled out on Saturday. Jade Carey is the lone consultant on this occasion, and he or she has a shot – her 13.933 on the ground throughout the girls’s throughout was the third-best rating of the discipline.
The males’s rings (4:00) and males’s vault (5:50) finals can even be determined early Monday. No Americans are competing in both of these fields.
Track and Field: 9:20 PM (Sunday) and seven:00 AM (Monday), NBC and Peacock
Americans are in medal competition all throughout Day 10 of the Olympics, beginning on Sunday night time with the males’s excessive soar closing (9:20 PM), the place JuVaughn Harrison is in the discipline, although Cuba’s Juan Miguel Echevarria posted an absurd 8.50 meters in the qualification. Later Sunday night time, the girls’s 100 hurdles closing (10:50 PM) will characteristic two Americans – Kendra Harrison and Gabrielle Cunningham – who put forth good instances in the semifinals, however have been blown out of the water by Jasmine Camacho-Quinn’s Olympic report of 12.26 seconds.
On Monday morning, Valarie Allman will compete for Team USA in the girls’s discus closing (7:00 AM), Benard Keter will compete in the males’s 3000m steeplechase closing (8:15), and each Karissa Schweizer and Elise Cranny will run in the girls’s 5000m closing.
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Beach volleyball: 8:00 PM (Sunday), NBC
The American duo of April Ross and Alex Klineman have an opportunity to advance to the quarterfinals Sunday night time in the girls’s seaside volleyball match. Standing of their means is the Cuban duo of Lidianny Echevarria Benitez and Leila Consuelo Martinez Ortega.
Baseball: 6:00 AM, NBCOlympics.com
The US baseball group went 2-0 in pool play, and received to go straight to the second spherical of the knockout stage because of this. They will face Japan, who additionally received each of their opening spherical video games.
The American group is headlined by a quantity of MLB vets, together with infielder Todd Frazier, aid pitcher David Robertson and pitchers Scott Kazmir and Edwin Jackson.