May 9, 2021

Schedule

A total of 172 players in five categories – men’s singles, women’s singles, men’s doubles, women’s doubles and mixed doubles – will participate in the badminton competition from 25 July to 3 August 2020. Schedule below:

DATESSESSION TIMESROUNDS
24 July9:00 – 14:30
18:00 – 22:00
PRELIMINARY
25 July10:00 – 15:30
18:00 – 21:30
PRELIMINARY
26 July10:00 – 15:30
18:00 – 21:30
PRELIMINARY
27 July10:00 – 15:30
18:00 – 21:30
PRELIMINARY
28 July9:00 – 14:30
18:00 – 21:30
PRELIMINARY WS, MS & XD QF
MS
29 July9:00 – 15:30
17:00 – 22:00
QUARTER/SEMI FINALS
30 July9:00 – 12:30
15:30 – 21:30
QUARTER/SEMI FINALS/FINALS
31 July9:00 – 16:00
18:00 – 23:00
QUARTER/SEMI FINALS/FINALS
1 August13:00 – 16:00
20:30 – 23:00
SEMI FINALS/FINALS
2 August13:00 – 15:30
20:00 – 23:00
FINALS

* all times are local

Qualification Timeline

29 April 2019 to 15 March 2020 & 4 January 2021 to 13 June 2021 – Qualification period for Tokyo 2020
15 June 2021 – Race to Tokyo Ranking Lists published
17 June 2021 – Deadline for Host Country to confirm in writing Host Country places to BWF
18 June 2021 – BWF to inform NOCs/NFs of their allocated quota places
25 June 2021 – NOCs to confirm in writing the use of allocated quota places to BWF
By 5 July 2021 – BWF allocate all unused quota places
5 July 2021 – Tokyo 2020 Sport Entries deadline
23 July 2021 – Start of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games