NBCUniversal will air programming from the 2021 Olympic Games throughout a large swath of its broadcast, cable and digital properties. The Games happen in Tokyo from Friday, July 23, to Sunday, August 8.
NBCU’s Peacock streaming service will launch a Tokyo Olympics vacation spot on July 15 that includes in depth reside protection of some the Games’ greatest occasions together with gymnastics, observe and area and the U.S.’s pursuit of its fourth straight gold medal in males’s basketball. All of Peacock’s Tokyo Olympics programming will likely be out there to stream free of charge apart from the aforementioned U.S. Men’s Basketball protection.
Peacock will likely be chock-full of new daily live shows, unique programming, devoted Olympics channels, full occasion replays and curated highlights.
Peacock Lays Out Olympics Destination With Live Shows, Five New Channels, Original Programming
Scroll down for full TV schedule and programming particulars.
When are the Tokyo Olympics?
The Games of the XXXII Olympiad will happen Friday, July 23-Sunday, August 8 within the Japanese capital. The Opening Ceremony will likely be held Friday, July 23 in Tokyo, beginning at 7 a.m. ET/4 a.m. PT. The Olympics Closing Ceremony is ready for 7 a.m. ET/4 a.m. PT Sunday, August 8.
Where can I watch the Tokyo Olympics?
NBC is house to the Olympics, so tune into your native NBC station for primetime protection. Programing will even be featured on NBC Sports Network, USA, CNBC, the NBC Olympics channel, the Golf Channel and Telemundo. Or viewers can stream the Games at Peacock, NBCOlympics.com and NBC Sports.com. Tokyo Olympics programming can be seen on streamers that function NBC corresponding to Sling TV, Hulu Plus, FuboTV, AT&T TV and YouTube TV.
What is the time distinction between the U.S. and Japan?
Tokyo is 13 hours forward of U.S. Eastern time, which implies many occasions held within the night in Tokyo will likely be within the early morning hours for U.S. viewers.
TOKYO OLYMPICS TV & STREAMING SCHEDULE BY SPORT
Where to Watch is topic to alter. Check again nearer to the Games for watch and stream occasion availability (final up to date June 28).
|Sport||Dates (EDT)||Where to Watch|
|Ceremonies||July 23 (Opening)
August 8 (Closing)
|Archery||July 23-July 31|
|Artistic Swimming||August 2-7|
|Badminton||July 23-August 2||
|Baseball||July 27-August 7|
|Basketball||July 24-August 8||
|Basketball 3X3||July 23-28|
|Beach Volleyball||July 23-August 6|
|Boxing||July 23-August 8||
|Canoe/Kayak||July 25-August 6||
|Cycling||July 23-August 7|
|<Diving||July 25-August 7||
|<Equestrian||July 24-August 7|
|Fencing||July 23-August 1|
|Field Hockey||July 23-August 6|
|Golf||July 28-August 6|
|Gymnastics||July 23-August 3||
|Handball||July 23-August 8||
|Modern Pentathlon||August 5-7|
|Rhythmic Gymnastics||August 5-7|
|Sailing||July 24-August 4|
|Shooting||July 23-August 2|
|Skateboarding||July 24-August 4|
|Soccer||July 24-August 7||
|Sport Climbing||August 3-6|
|Swimming||July 24-August 4||
|Table Tennis||July 23-August 6||
|Track & Field||July 30-August 7||
|Volleyball||July 23-August 8|
|Water Polo||July 24-August 8|
|Weightlifting||July 23-August 4|
|Wrestling||July 31-August 7||
Peacock is debuting six new channels providing expansive protection of the Games.
The house of marquee exhibits corresponding to Tokyo Live, Tokyo Gold, On Her Turf on the Olympics and Tokyo Tonight beginning July 24
Launching June 23, this channel will air a set of probably the most thrilling moments of previous Olympics
Meet the Olympians
Providing profiles and documentaries about prime athletes, previous and current
Featuring the buzziest moments from previous Games
Highlights of Team USA competing for gold medals in Tokyo
An always-on livestream of the Olympic flame (suppose Yule log) for individuals who simply need to bask within the glow of the Games
All reside exhibits will stream each day on Peacock’s new Tokyo Now channel.
Live competitors, interviews, highlights, medal ceremonies and athlete profiles. 6-11 a.m. ET
A complete take a look at probably the most compelling performances of the day: excellent moments with in-depth packages, professional evaluation and athlete interviews as each day competitors concludes (Tokyo is 13 hours forward of New York). 11 a.m.-12 p.m. ET; Repeats each hour between 12 p.m. and seven p.m (Monday via Saturday) and 12 p.m. and 6 p.m. (Sunday).
On Her Turf on the Olympics
Celebrating feminine athletes competing on the Games with options, interviews and well timed protection. 7-7:30 p.m. ET (one hour earlier on Sundays)
Fast-paced highlights of occasions as they occur. Interviews, options and reside studies from Tokyo to make the viewer really feel like they’re on the Games. 7:30 p.m.-midnight ET (one hour earlier on Sundays)
BUT WAIT, THERE’S MORE
Original programming for Tokyo 2021 includes much more unique exhibits.
Olympic Highlights with Kevin Hart and Snoop Dogg
Peacock has created a comedic commentary sequence co-hosted by the titular duo — each Olympics lovers — who will recap the Games’ most spectacular shows of athleticism…in addition to the moments that don’t go as deliberate. “Kevin and Snoop will be your comedy guides through the Tokyo Olympics,” in accordance with the corporate.
For Ball and Country
With the USA Men’s Basketball Team’s fourth consecutive gold medal on the road, there may be a lot at stake in Tokyo. For Ball and Country will observe the best males’s basketball gamers in America as they put aside their on-court rivalries and kind a star-studded group to characterize the USA.
This sequence follows elite American gymnasts Laurie Hernandez, Morgan Hurd, Sunisa Lee, Konnor McClain and MyKayla Skinner alongside their particular person and intertwining journeys as Team USA hopefuls main as much as the 2021 Games. The sequence examines how their preparation for the Games was essentially altered by the pandemic. The sequence is produced by Uninterrupted, a division of The SpringHill Company.
The Sisters of ’96: The 1996 USA Women’s Olympic Soccer Team
When the U.S. Women’s National Team made a run via the sphere in Atlanta their gold medal match was not totally televised. Now, Peacock is making the sport out there in full for the primary time. The streamer will even debut an hour-long particular that reunites 1996 stars Brandi Chastain, Joy Fawcett, Julie Foudy, Kristine Lilly, Shannon MacMillan, Briana Scurry and Tisha Venturini.
In addition, Peacock will curate highlights and full occasion replays by sport to make it straightforward for followers to remain present on the 7,000 hours of NBC Olympics protection.