Wheelchair rugby at the 2020 Summer Paralympics Live Stream: Schedule, time and team news

Wheelchair rugby at the 2020 Summer Paralympics Live Stream: Schedule, time and team news

Wheelchair rugby at the 2020 Summer Paralympics in Tokyo, Japan will be hosted at the Yoyogi National Stadium. The 2020 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games were postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. They will keep the 2020 name and be held 24 August to 5 September 2021.

The Tokyo Paralympic Games, scheduled to be held between August 24 and September 5, will be the first time Eurosport broadcasts a global multi-sport event. A full schedule of Paralympic TV listings is available here.

Tokyo Paralympics Wheelchair rugby 2020 Complete Schedule

Date: 25 August to 29 August
Venues: Yoyogi National Stadium

Wed, 25 Aug

Mixed - Pool Phase Group B: USA vs New Zealand

Mixed - Pool Phase Group A: Australia vs Denmark

Mixed - Pool Phase Group B: Great Britain vs Canada

Mixed - Pool Phase Group A: Japan vs France

Thu, 26 Aug

Mixed - Pool Phase Group B: Canada vs USA

Mixed - Pool Phase Group A: Japan vs Denmark

Mixed - Pool Phase Group A: France vs Australia

Mixed - Pool Phase Group B: Great Britain vs New Zealand

Fri, 27 Aug

Mixed - Pool Phase Group A: Denmark vs France

Mixed - Pool Phase Group A: Australia vs Japan

Mixed - Pool Phase Group B: USA vs Great Britain

Mixed - Pool Phase Group B: New Zealand vs Canada

Sat, 28 Aug

Mixed - Semifinal
Mixed - Semifinal
Mixed - 5th-6th classification

Sun, 29 Aug

Mixed - Bronze Medal
Mixed - Gold Medal

Tokyo Paralympics Wheelchair rugby Live Stream NBC/Peacock

You can watch live coverage across NBC, NBCSN, and the Olympic Channel, which plans to broadcast more than 1,200 hours of programming, according to the International Paralympic Committee.

NBC is home to the Paralympic Games, so tune into your local NBC station for primetime coverage. You can also watch the games streaming on NBC Paralympic Games.com, NBC Sports, and Peacock.

Peacock’s Olympic coverage will be on the service’s Tokyo NOW channel and begin streaming on July 24, with live competition’s from 6-11 a.m. ET on Tokyo LIVE, followed by Tokyo Gold from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. PT, featuring big moments from the days’ competitions.

Two more programs will also stream On Her Turf at the Paralympic Games — which focuses on female athletes — will stream from 7-7:30 p.m. ET, and Tokyo Tonight will bring all the highlights of the day from 7:30 p.m. to midnight ET.

You can subscribe to Peacock, which has a free tier, to get Olympic coverage, and NBC is available on several live TV streaming services

How to watch Tokyo Paralympics Wheelchair rugby in the US

The same US broadcaster that had the Olympics has the rights to the Paralympics as well. This is NBC, which is available on all cable TV packages.

You can also catch coverage on NBCSN and the dedicated NBC Olympics channel.

NBC did broadcast the Olympics in 4K for Xfinity, Dish Network and DirecTV customers, so this also may be the case for the Paralympics.

How to watch Tokyo Paralympics Wheelchair rugby in the UK

The BBC always goes all out with its coverage of the Paralympic Games – and best of all that means you can tune in for FREE.

If you’re not in front of a TV, BBC iPlayer is the best way to live stream Tokyo 2020. As a national broadcaster, it doesn’t cost a penny to stream if you’re located in the UK (though you should possess a valid TV license).

How to watch Tokyo Paralympics Games Wheelchair rugby Live Stream in Canada

Tokyo 2020 coverage is split between a range of different broadcasters in Canada. If you’ve got a cable subscription, you can watch the Paralympic Games on Sportsnet, TSN, CBC and TLN.

Sportsnet, TSN and CBC will let you watch the action from Tokyo online, too – either by registering with details of your pay TV provider, or by signing up for a standalone streaming package.

How to watch Tokyo Paralympics Wheelchair rugby Live stream in Australia

It’s great news for Aussie sports fans, as you can watch the 2020 Paralympic Games for FREE Down Under, thanks to Channel 7.

And if you’d like to stream the action from Tokyo online instead, Channel 7’s coverage is also available to watch via the network’s 7Plus streaming service.

How to watch Tokyo Paralympics Wheelchair rugby Live Stream in New Zealand

The official broadcasters for the 2020 Paralympic Games in New Zealand are Sky Sport, which is available as part of a range of pay TV packages, and TVNZ, which is FREE to watch.

You can also stream the action online via the free TVNZ OnDemand streaming service, and through Sky Go.

The Sky Sport Now streaming-only platform is another option, with a weekly pass costing $19.99.

If you’re away from New Zealand right now, use a VPN and you’ll be streaming the Paralympic Games in no time at all.

Tokyo Paralympics Wheelchair rugby 2020 TV Guide

Armenia: APMTV
Asia: Dentsu
Australia: Seven Network
Austria: ORF
Belarus: Belteleradio
Belgium: VRT
Bosnia and Herzegovina: BHRT
Brazil: Grupo Globo
Bulgaria: BNT
Canada: CBC/Radio-Canada Sportsnet TSN TLN
Caribbean: International Media Content Ltd. SportsMax
China: CCTV
Croatia: HRT
Czech Republic: ČT
Denmark: DR
Estonia: Eesti Meedia
Europe: Discovery Communications Eurosport
Finland: Yle
France: France Télévisions Canal+
Georgia: GPB
Germany: ARD ZDF
Greece: ERT
Hungary: MTVA
Iceland: RÚV
Indian subcontinent: Sony Pictures Networks
Ireland: RTÉ
Japan: Japan Consortium
Kosovo: RTK
Latin America: América Móvil
Latvia: LTV
Lithuania: TV3
Luxembourg: RTL
Macedonia: MRT
MENA: beIN Sports
Malaysia : Astro, RTM
Montenegro: RTCG
Netherlands: NOS
New Zealand: Sky Television
North Korea: SBS
Norway: TVNorge
Oceania[iii]: Sky Television
Poland: TVP
Portugal: RTP
Romania: TVR
Singapore: Mediacorp
Slovakia: RTVS
Slovenia: RTV
South Africa: SABC SuperSport
South Korea: SBS
Sub-Saharan Africa: Kwesé Sports
Sweden: Kanal 5
Switzerland: SRG SSR
Ukraine UA: PBC
United Kingdom: BBC/Eurosport
United States: NBCUniversal