What sports are coming back to the summer Olympics in 2021?

Which Olympic sport is returning in 2021?

Sports returning to the Tokyo Olympics

After being absent from the last two Summer Olympics, men’s baseball and women’s softball are returning. Because baseball isn’t wildly popular around the world, only six countries will compete.

What are the 4 new sports debuting at the 2021 Summer Olympics?

The Tokyo Olympics look like no other Summer Games before and that’s partially because this year’s competition will feature several brand-new sports: 3×3 basketball, skateboarding, sport climbing, surfing and karate.

What sports are returning to the Olympics?

Surfing, skateboarding, karate and sport climbing will all make their debut at the 2020 Olympics, while baseball and softball return to the Olympic stage for the first time in 13 years.

What events are in the Olympics 2021?

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  • Athletics (morning) …
  • Hockey. …
  • Sailing. …
  • Track Cycling. …
  • Athletics (night) …
  • Water Polo.

What are 5 Olympic summer sports?

Popularity of Olympic sports

Cat. No. Sport
A 3 athletics, aquatics, gymnastics
B 5 basketball, cycling, football, tennis, volleyball
C 8 archery, badminton, boxing, judo, rowing, shooting, table tennis, weightlifting
D 9 canoe/kayaking, equestrian, fencing, handball, field hockey, sailing, taekwondo, triathlon, wrestling
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What is the weirdest Olympic sport?

Top 10 Weirdest Olympic Sports Of All Time

  • Race Walking. …
  • Tug-of-War. …
  • Swimming Obstacle Course. …
  • Dueling Pistols. …
  • Hot Air Ballooning. …
  • Horse Long Jump. …
  • Solo Synchronized Swimming. The name itself is contradictory. …
  • Town Planning. At the four Olympic games between 1928 and 1948, medals were given out for, erm, town planning.