The Tokyo Olympics Men’s Sevens competition will enter the knockout staged later on Tuesday’s with placement and quarterfinal matches line-up at Tokyo Stadium during the evening session.
After an impressive display in the Pool stage that saw them top Pool B, 2016 Gold winners Fiji have booked a date against Australia at 10:00 PM Fijian time. Australia qualified for the quarters as the first third-placed team.
Topping Pool C will see 2016 bronze medalist South Africa play against Pool A runners-up Argentina at 6:30 am Argentina’s time and 11:30 PM SA time.
The first quarter will see World 7s Series Holders New Zealand face-off with Canada who qualified as the second third-placed team. The match will kick off at 8:30 PM NZT.
The second quarterfinal date will see Great Britain take on USA at 10:00 AM BST.
Kenya 7s will be back in action with a date against Japan in the ninth place semis at 11:00 AM EAT. Ireland who missed the quarters will also be in action where they face the Republic of Korea.
Tuesday 27 July PLAYING SCHEDULE EAST AFRICAN TIME (EAT)
Men 19 9th Place SF 1: Ireland vs Republic of Korea-10:30 AM
Men 20 9th Place SF 2: Kenya 7s vs Japan 4th-11:00 AM
Men 21 Medal QF 1: New Zealand vs Canada-11:30 PM
Men 22 Medal QF 2: Great Britain vs USA-12:00 PM
Men 23 Medal QF 3: South Africa vs Argentina-12:30 PM
Men 24 Medal QF 4: Fiji vs Australia- 1:00 PM
WEDNESDAY, 28 JULY 2021 PLAYING SCHEDULE EAST AFRICAN TIME (EAT)
Men 25 11th Place Play-Off Loser M19 – Loser M20 – 3:00 AM
Men 26 9th Place Play-Off Winner M19 – Winner M20- 3:30 AM
Men 27 5th Place SF 1 Loser M21 – Loser M22 -4:00 AM
Men 28 5th Place SF 2 Loser M23 – Loser M24-4:30 AM
Men 29 Medal SF 1 Winner M21 – Winner M22-05:00 AM
Men 30 Medal SF 2 Winner M23 – Winner M24-05:30 AM