The opening ceremony of the Olympics will only take place next Friday (23), from 8:00 am (GMT), but the disputes at the Tokyo Games began this Tuesday night (20), with the victory of the Japan over Australia in softball.
— #Tokyo2020 (@Tokyo2020) July 21, 2021
The triumph of the hosts, who are the current Olympic champions of the modality (title obtained in 2008, when the modality was present in the Olympic program for the last time), was by the score of 8-1, in a match held at the baseball stadium in Fukushima Azuma.
Brazil is also approaching its debut in the Olympics, but in women’s football. The team, led by Swedish coach Pia Sundhage, takes to the field in the early hours of next Wednesday (21), against China, from 5:00 am (Brasilia time), at the Miyagi stadium, in Rifu (city about 380 kilometers away of the Japanese capital).
It will start ⚽️
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— Team Brazil (@timebrasil) July 20, 2021
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