A Total of 55 Olympic and Paralympic Sports will be Hotly Contested at the Tokyo 2020 Games
The Olympic Games will feature 33 different sports
A total of 33 sports are scheduled for inclusion in the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. Beginning from the Tokyo 2020 Games, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is offering Olympic Games Organising Committees the opportunity to propose additional events for inclusion in its edition of the Olympic Games only. The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee has proposed the inclusion of 18 additional events from the following five sports for inclusion in the Tokyo 2020 Games: Baseball/Softball, Karate, Skateboarding, Sport Climbing and Surfing. These additional events were approved for inclusion in the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 at the IOC Session held in Rio de Janeiro in August 2016.
The Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games will feature 22 sports
A total of 22 sports are scheduled for inclusion in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. Badminton and Taekwondo will be making their debut at the 2020 Paralympic Games.