It’s Thursday on the Olympic Video games, or as it’s formally identified, “Day Detrimental 1.” (The opening ceremony is on Friday.)
The fireplace hose of sports activities that can begin spewing on Saturday remains to be however a trickle, however there are a number of occasions of word.
The Tokyo morning options three extra softball video games. The U.S. received its opener on Wednesday over Italy by simply 2-0, so a stronger offensive efficiency shall be sought in opposition to Canada (1-0) on Thursday at 9 a.m. (8 p.m. Jap on Wednesday). Mexico-Japan and Australia-Italy comply with.
Then within the Tokyo afternoon and night, soccer resumes, this time the boys as a substitute of the ladies. The USA didn’t qualify for the boys’s match, which is made up principally of youthful professionals.
The highlights of the eight video games are Mexico-France in Tokyo at 5 p.m. (4 a.m. Jap on Thursday) and Brazil-Germany in Yokohama at 8:30 p.m. (7:30 a.m. Jap on Thursday). Within the 2016 Video games in Rio, Brazil beat Germany within the gold medal recreation in a penalty shootout.