In the first round of the Women’s Singles in tennis at the Tokyo Olympics 2020, Australia’s Ashleigh Barty will be up against Spaniard Sara Sorribes Tormo, with both players set to make their Olympic debuts at this year’s Olympic Games.
Barty is part of one of the largest tennis contingent that has come from Australia at any Olympics and she will be one of the leaders of the group as she is the current World No. 1 and one of the frontrunners for the Singles Gold. While Australia has sent 10 players for tennis, Spain has also sent 8 players and Sara is one of them playing in both the Singles and Doubles event.
- Japan – 11:00 AM
- Delhi – 7:30 PM
- New York – 10:00 PM
- London – 3:00 AM
- Melbourne- 12:00 PM
- Brazil – 11:00 PM
Ashleigh Barty vs Sara Sorribes Tormo LIVE stream and Broadcasters details
Barty is the current World No. 1 and comes to Tokyo directly from her 2021 Wimbledon triumph where she won her 2nd career Grand Slam title and will be riding high on confidence. Barty already has 4 titles this season and apart from her Wimbledon victory, the remaining three have come on Hardcourts.
World No. 48 Sara also comes for the Olympics from the Wimbledon where she was defeated in the 2nd round by eventual semi-finalist Angelique Kerber. Sara also has a title this year winning the 2021 Guadalajara Open her maiden WTA title.
|UK||Eurosport, Discovery +|
|USA||NBC, Olympic Channel|
|Canada||Bell Media, CBC/Radio-Canada, Sportsnet, TLN|
|Middle East||beIN Sports|
|Brazil||Band Sports, TV Globo|
|India||Sony Sports Network|
|South-East Asia||Sony Sports Network|
|New Zealand||Sky NZ|