A golden rematch between the U.S. and Japan.
The USA and Japan have been destined to fulfill on the most important stage on the softball aspect of the issues within the 2021 Olympics, and on Tuesday, that involves move: The groups, which confronted off in group play on Sunday night time,
On Sunday, the U.S. took down Japan courtesy of a Kelsey Stewart house run, the primary lengthy ball of the event for america, and it could not have come at a greater time: Stewart’s blast was good for a walk-off victory, serving to push the softball squad to 5-0 in group play and into Tuesday’s gold-medal recreation vs. Japan.
The win additionally gave the U.S. the ever-important home-field benefit for the ultimate: The staff can have the chance to bat final. Which may come in useful, contemplating america offense has been just about non-existent in the course of the video games: The U.S. has plated simply 9 runs complete throughout 5 video games performed.
It is a rematch from Sunday night time — but in addition 2008, when Japan took down the U.S. within the gold-medal matchup. Crew USA has the chance to return the favor on Tuesday.
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USA vs. Japan softball begin time
- Date: Tuesday, July 27
- Begin time: 7 a.m. ET
USA and Japan rematch from their group play spherical within the gold-medal recreation on Tuesday, July 27 at 7 a.m.
The USA is vying for the fourth gold medal in Olympics historical past, and their first since 2004. Japan knocked off america within the 2008 Olympic video games in Beijing, handing the U.S. their first non-gold end in Olympic historical past.
How one can watch USA vs. Japan softball gold medal recreation
- TV channel: NBC Sports activities Community
As presently scheduled, NBC Sports activities Community might be carrying the gold medal recreation between the U.S. and Japan on Tuesday morning.
Given the quantity of Olympic sports activities on, TV schedule is topic to alter.
Olympics softball stay stream
- Stay stream: NBCOlympics.com (cable subscription required); NBC Sports activities App; fuboTV (7-day free trial)
No matter TV channel, you will additionally be capable of stay stream the sport on NBCOlympics.com and the NBC Sports activities App.
FuboTV, which carries NBC and its sister networks, may even be a viable possibility. FuboTV gives a 7-day free trial.