The Tokyo Olympic tournament draw took place on Monday. In the women’s draw, in the first round, the French team, which qualified last week in Monaco, will face Canada, bronze medalist at the Rio Games in 2016, Fiji, champions of Oceania, and the Brazil, winner of the South American qualifying tournament.
The first round consists of three pools of four teams. The first two and the two best thirds will advance to the quarter-finals. The Tokyo Olympics will take place from July 23 to August 8. The women’s tournament is scheduled from July 29 to 31. The men’s will have quarreled just before.
The 1st round of the women’s tournament (July 29-31):
Group A : New Zealand, Russian Olympic Committee, Great Britain, Kenya
Group B : France, Canada, Fiji, Brazil
Group C : Australia, United States, China, Japan
The 1st round of the men’s tournament (July 26-28):
Group A : New Zealand, Australia, Argentina, South Korea
Group B : Fiji, Great Britain, Canada, Japan
Group C : South Africa, United States, Kenya, Ireland