July 23, 2021 – August 8, 2021 – The 2020 summer Olympic Games, the Games of the XXXII Olympiad, take place in Tokyo, Japan.
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games feature 339 events in 33 different sports, encompassing 50 disciplines.
Six new events will debut in Tokyo – Baseball/Softball, Karate, Skateboarding, Sport Climbing and Surfing. Although, strictly speaking, Baseball and Softball are returning after a 13 year hiatus from when they last appeared at a summer Games, in Beijing in 2008.
It is the second time that Japan, and specifically Tokyo, has hosted the Summer Olympic Games – the first being in 1964.