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Olympic medal events to watch on Monday

We take a look at the medal events on the schedule for Monday, August 2nd in the 2021 Tokyo Summer Olympics.

Jade Carey of Team United States competes in the Women’s Vault Final on day nine of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Ariake Gymnastics Centre on August 01, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

It’s a light day in the awarded medals, but still plenty of interesting ones to catch on today’s docket from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Jade Carey will go for the United States on the floor exercise for a chance at an individual medal. Carey was part of the USA winning silver in the team event already at these games, and the status of her teammate Simone Biles for tomorrow night’s event finals is still up in the air.

At Olympic Stadium we’ll see the men’s long jump, the women’s 100m hurdles, the women’s discus, the men’s 3000m steeplechase, and the women’s 5k all have their finals. Juan Miguel Echevarria of Cuba is the +100 favorite at DraftKings Sportsbook in the long jump, with Soufiane El Bakkali of Morocco the +200 chalk in the wide open steeplechase.

And if you’re looking to catch some badminton action before you go another three years without it, it’s the medal round for both the women’s doubles and men’s singles championships.

Artistic Gymnastics

Men’s Rings
Medal start time: 4:00 a.m. ET (Monday)

Women’s Floor Exercise
Medal start time: 4:45 a.m. ET (Monday)

Men’s Vault
Medal start time: 5:54 a.m. ET (Monday)

Badminton

Women’s Doubles
Medal start time: 12:00 a.m. ET (Monday)

Men’s Singles
Medal start time: 7:00 a.m. ET (Monday)

Cycling Track

Women’s Team Sprint
Medal start time: 5:06 a.m. ET (Monday)

Equestrian

Event Jumping Team
Medal start time: 4:00 a.m. ET (Monday)

Eventing Individual Jumping
Medal start time: 7:45 a.m. ET (Monday)

Sailing

Women’s Skiff - 49er FX
Medal start time: 1:33 a.m. ET (Monday)

Men’s Skiff - 49er FX
Medal start time: 2:33 a.m. ET (Monday)

Shooting

25m Rapid Fire Pistol Men’s
Medal start time: 1:30 a.m. ET (Monday)

50m Rifle 3 Positions Men’s
Medal start time: 3:50 a.m. ET (Monday)

Track and Field

Men’s Long Jump
Medal start time: 9:20 p.m. ET (Sunday)

Women’s 100m Hurdles
Medal start time: 10:50 p.m. ET (Sunday)

Women’s Discus Throw
Medal start time: 7:00 a.m. ET (Monday)

Men’s 300m Steeplechase
Medal start time: 8:15 a.m. ET (Monday)

Women’s 5000m
Medal start time: 8:40 a.m. ET (Monday)

Weightlifting

Women’s 87kg Group A
Medal start time: 2:50 a.m. ET (Monday)

Women’s +87kg Group A
Medal start time: 6:50 a.m. ET (Monday)

Wrestling

Men’s Greco-Roman 60kg
Medal start time: 5:15 a.m. ET (Monday)

Men’s Greco-Roman 130kg
Medal start time: 5:15 a.m. ET (Monday)

Women’s Freestyle 76kg
Medal start time: 5:15 a.m. ET (Monday)

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