The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) and the Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020) revealed the official Olympic softball game schedule.
For Europe, Team Italy will start the Olympic tournament against Team USA on July 22nd, and day after day will face all the other teams: Australia, Japan, Mexico and Canada.
The first six games of the Olympic softball competition will be played in Fukushima.
The top two teams in the Opening Round will play for gold, while the third- and fourth- place teams will compete for bronze.
No games are scheduled for Friday, 24 March, with softball athletes to join their full delegations and participate in the Olympic Opening Ceremony.
The final three days (25-27 July) of the round-robin will be played at Yokohama Baseball Stadium, where the medal matches will also take place. The Gold Medal Game will be played on Tuesday, 28 July, at 8 pm JST, while the Bronze Medal Game will be held at 1 pm JST.
- WBSC press release / photo