Tokyo Olympics tennis schedule: Order of Play and today’s matches on TV

The Tokyo Olympics tennis tournament promises plenty of drama, with the world's best players in action. We have all the TV schedule details and the Order of Play.

Tennis Olympics guide

We’ve seen a number of grand slam tournaments take place over the course of the year, but they’ve all been building up to the ultimate Golden Slam – the Olympics.

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Sunday will see a number of gold medal competitions take place, from top seed team Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova taking on Swiss duo Belinda Bencic and Viktorija Golubic, to an exciting Men’s Singles gold match.

Meanwhile, ROC athletes Elena Vesnina, Aslan Karatsev, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Andrey Rublevare are set to go head-to-head in the mixed doubles competition later on today.

RadioTimes.com brings you the full guide to watching tennis at the Olympics including a full TV schedule and regularly updated Order of Play for the Women’s, Men’s and Doubles tournaments. Plus find out what else is on with our guide to the Olympics on TV today.

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How to watch tennis at the Olympics

Every single match will be shown on discovery+ so you’ll never miss a moment.

Check out the full Order of Play below, which includes all the matches happening live today.

We can give loose timings, but obviously match schedules will change depending on how long each takes.

Olympics tennis 2021 Order of Play – Sunday 1st August

All in UK time.

Key – WS/MS = Women’s/Men’s Singles, WD/MD/XD = Women’s/Men’s/Mixed Doubles.

Centre Court

From 3pm

WD Gold match (1) Barbora Krejcikova/ Katerina Siniakova (CZE) v Belinda Bencic/ Viktorija Golubic (SUI)

Followed by

MS Gold match (4) Alexander Zverev (GER) v (12) Karen Khachanov (ROC)

XD Gold match Elena Vesnina/ Aslan Karatsev (ROC) v (4) Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova/ Andrey Rublev (ROC)

When is tennis on at the Olympics?

Tennis runs between Saturday 24th July until Sunday 1st August.

Medal finals will take place on the final three days, with five tournaments in action: Men’s, Women’s, Men’s Doubles, Women’s Doubles and Mixed.

Check out our guide on how to watch Olympics 2020 or see Olympics on TV today for more details, timings, and exclusive expert analysis from some of the biggest names in world sport over the coming weeks.

Sir Chris Hoy, Beth Tweddle, Rebecca Adlington, Matthew Pinsent and Dame Jess Ennis-Hill are among the stars we have to being their esteemed opinions, so don’t miss what they have to say.

Olympics tennis seeds

Men’s

  1. Novak Djokovic (Serbia)
  2. Daniil Medvedev (ROC)
  3. Stefanos Tsitsipas (Greece)
  4. Alexander Zverev (Germany)
  5. Andrey Rublev (ROC)
  6. Pablo Carreno Busta (Spain)
  7. Hubert Hurkacz (Poland)
  8. Diego Schwartzman (Argentina)
  9. Felix Auger-Aliassime (Canada)
  10. Gael Monfils (France)
  11. Aslan Karatsev (ROC)
  12. Karen Khachanov (ROC)
  13. Lorenzo Sonego (Italy)
  14. Ugo Humbert (France)
  15. Fabio Fognini (Italy)
  16. Alejandro Davidovich Fokina (Spain)

Women’s

  1. Ashleigh Barty (Australia)
  2. Naomi Osaka (Japan)
  3. Aryna Sabalenka (Belarus)
  4. Elina Svitolina (Ukraine)
  5. Karolina Pliskova (Czech Republic)
  6. Iga Swiatek (Poland)
  7. Garbine Muguruza (Spain)
  8. Barbora Krejcikova (Czech Republic)
  9. Belinda Bencic (Switzerland)
  10. Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic)
  11. Jennifer Brady (USA)
  12. Elise Mertens (Belgium)
  13. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (ROC)
  14. Maria Sakkari (Greece)
  15. Elena Rybakina (Kazakhstan)
  16. Kiki Bertens (Netherlands)

Which tennis players are at the Olympics?

Singles players only.

ARGENTINA
Men’s Singles: Diego Schwartzman, Facundo Bagnis, Federico Coria, Francisco Cerundolo
Women’s Singles: Nadia Podoroska

AUSTRALIA
Men’s Singles: John Millman, James Duckworth
Women’s Singles: Ashleigh Barty, Ajla Tomljanovic, Samantha Stosur

BELARUS
Men’s Singles: Egor Gerasimov, Ilya Ivashka
Women’s Singles: Aryna Sabalenka

BELGIUM
Women’s Singles: Elise Mertens, Alison Van Uytvanck

BOLIVIA
Men’s Singles: Hugo Dellien

BRAZIL
Men’s Singles: Thiago Monteiro, Joao Menezes

CANADA
Men’s Singles: Felix Auger-Aliassime
Women’s Singles: Leylah Fernandez

CHILE
Men’s Singles: Marcelo Tomas Barrios Vera

CHINA
Women’s Singles: Zheng Saisai, Wang Qiang

CHINESE TAIPEI
Men’s Singles: Yen-Hsun Lu

COLOMBIA
Men’s Singles: Daniel Elahi Galan
Women’s Singles: Maria Camila Osario Serrano

CROATIA
Men’s Singles: Marin Cilic
Women’s Singles: Donna Vekic

CZECH REPUBLIC
Men’s Singles: Tomas Machac
Women’s Singles: Karolina Pliskova, Petra Kvitova, Barbora Krejcikova, Marketa Vondrousova

EGYPT
Men’s Singles: Mohamed Safwat
Women’s Singles: Mayar Sherif

ESTONIA
Women’s Singles: Anett Kontaveit

FRANCE
Men’s Singles: Gael Monfils, Ugo Humbert, Jeremy Chardy, Gilles Simon
Women’s Singles: Fiona Ferro, Kristina Mladenovic, Alize Cornet, Caroline Garcia

GEORGIA
Men’s Singles: Nikoloz Basilashvili

GERMANY
Men’s Singles: Alexander Zverev, Jan-Lennard Struff, Dominik Koepfer, Philipp Kohlschreiber
Women’s Singles: Laura Siegemund, Mona Barthel, Anna-Lena Friedsam

GREAT BRITAIN
Men’s Singles: Andy Murray, Liam Broady
Women’s Singles: Heather Watson

GREECE
Men’s Singles: Stefanos Tsitsipas
Women’s Singles: Maria Sakkari

HUNGARY
Men’s Singles: Marton Fucsovics

INDIA
Men’s Singles: Sumit Nagal

ITALY
Men’s Singles: Lorenzo Sonego, Fabio Fognini, Lorenzo Musetti
Women’s Singles: Camila Giorgi, Jasmine Paolini, Sara Errani

JAPAN
Men’s Singles: Yoshihito Nishioka, Kei Nishikori, Taro Daniel, Yuichi Sugita
Women’s Singles: Naomi Osaka, Misaki Doi, Nao Hibino

KAZAKHSTAN
Men’s Singles: Alexander Bublik, Mikhail Kukushkin
Women’s Singles: Elena Rybakina, Yulia Putintseva, Yaroslava Shvedova, Zarina Diyas

SOUTH KOREA
Men’s Singles: Soonwoo Kwon

LATVIA
Women’s Singles: Jelena Ostapenko, Anastasija Sevastova

NETHERLANDS
Women’s Singles: Kiki Bertens

PARAGUAY
Women’s Singles: Veronica Cepede Royg

PERU
Men’s Singles Juan Pablo Varillas

POLAND
Men’s Singles: Hubert Hurkacz, Kamil Majchrzak
Women’s Singles: Iga Swiatek, Magda Linette

PORTUGAL
Men’s Singles: Pedro Sousa, Joao Sousa

ROMANIA
Women’s Singles: Mihaela Buzarnescu

ROC
Men’s Singles: Daniil Medvedev, Andrey Rublev, Aslan Karatsev, Karen Khachanov
Women’s Singles: Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Veronika Kudermetova, Ekaterina Alexandrova, Elena Vesnina

SERBIA
Men’s Singles: Novak Djokovic, Miomir Kecmanovic
Women’s Singles: Nina Stojanovic, Ivana Jorovic

SLOVAKIA
Men’s Singles: Norbert Gombos

SPAIN
Men’s Singles: Pablo Carreno Busta, Alejandro Davidovich Fokina, Pablo Andujar, Roberto Carballes Baena
Women’s Singles: Garbine Muguruza, Paula Badosa, Sara Sorribes Tormo, Carla Suarez Navarro

SWEDEN
Women’s Singles: Rebecca Peterson

SWITZERLAND
Women’s Singles: Belinda Bencic, Viktorija Golubic

TUNISIA
Women’s Singles: Ons Jabeur

UKRAINE
Women’s Singles: Elina Svitolina, Dayana Yastremska

USA
Men’s Singles: Tommy Paul, Frances Tiafoe, Tennys Sandgren, Marcos Giron
Women’s Singles: Jennifer Brady, Jessica Pegula, Alison Riske

UZBEKISTAN
Men’s Singles: Denis Istomin

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