Meet the USA Team for Tokyo Olympics

Elmira | 16 - 07 - 2021
USA Team for Tokyo Olympics

The long-awaited Tokyo Olympics are happening. Want to know whether your favorite player is taking part in the Tokyo Olympics? From veterans to first-timers, we have clubbed athletes who are qualified to participate in Tokyo Olympics 2021. 

USA Team for Tokyo Olympics

The Tokyo Summer Olympic Games will take place from July 23 to August 8, 2021. They were originally held from July 24 to August 9, 2020, but were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Where Will the 2021 Tokyo Olympics Take Place?
  • A. Tokyo
  • B. Paris
  • C. Bangkok
  • D. London

The United States men’s basketball team is preparing to show their best in the games. 12 NBA players are representing the United States in Japan this summer. Kevin Durant, James Harden, Jayson Tatum, and Damian Lillard are well-known players who are set to play for team USA.

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The 2020 Summer Olympics is officially called the Games of XXXII Olympiad. They are also recognized as Tokyo 2020, an international multi-sport tournament postponed to 2021 amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. The event will be held in Tokyo, Japan. It is the only country to host the Summer Olympics twice.

The 2021 Olympics will have plenty of new and additional games, including Freestyle BMX, 3X3 Basketball, Madison Cycling, and many more. The debut sports are surfing, karate, skateboarding, and sports climbing. Softball and basketball will be included again in the Olympics after 2008.

The 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games will last for 19 days. Approximately 11,000 athletes will participate in 33 different sports.

Take our engaging team USA 2021 Olympics quiz to see how well you know about the Tokyo Olympics.

2021 U.S. Olympic Team roster

Here’s the up-to-date list of athletes who have already qualified to represent the USA in Tokyo.

2021 Olympic Basketball Team

Men

Bam Adebayo-Center/Forward (Miami Heat)

Bradley Beal- Guard (Washington Wizards)

Jerami Grant-Forward (Detroit Pistons)

Devin Booker-Guard (Phoenix Suns)

Kevin Durant-Forward (Brooklyn Nets)

Zach LaVine-Guard/Forward (Chicago Bulls)

Draymond Green- Forward (Golden State Warriors)

Jrue Holiday-Guard (Milwaukee Bucks)

Damian Lillard-Guard (Portland Trail Blazers)

Khris Middleton-Forward/Guard (Milwaukee Bucks)

Jayson Tatum-Forward (Boston Celtics)

Kevin Love-Forward/Center (Cleveland Cavaliers)

Women

Ariel Atkins-Guard (Washington Mystics)

Sue Bird-Guard (Seattle Storm)

Tina Charles-Center (Washington Mystics)

Napheesa Collier-Guard/Forward (Minnesota Lynx)

Skylar Diggins Smith-Guard (Phoenix Mercury)

Brittney Griner-Center (Phoenix Mercury)

Sylvia Fowles-Center (Minnesota Lynx)

Chelsea Gray-Guard (Las Vegas Aces)

Diana Taurasi-Guard (Phoenix Mercury)

Jewell Loyd-Guard (Seattle Storm)

Breanna Stewart-Forward (Seattle Storm)

A’ja Wilson-Forward (Las Vegas Aces)

Basketball 3X3

Women

Stefanie Dolson

Kelsey Plum

Allisha Gray

Katie Lou Samuelson

 Badminton 

Beiwen Zhang

Ryan Chew

Phillip Chew

Timothy Lam

Baseball 

Nick Allen-Oakland Athletics

Eddy Alvarez-Miami Marlins 

Tyler Austin-Yokohama DeNA Baybears

Shane Baz-Tampa Bay Rays

Anthony Carter- Saraperos de Saltillo

Triston Casas-Boston Red Sox

Brandon Dickson-St. Louis Cardinals

Tim Federowicz- Los Angeles Dodgers

Eric Filia- Seattle Mariners 

Todd Frazier- Free Agent

Anthony Gose-Cleveland Indians

Edwin Jackson-Free Agent

Scott Kazmir-San Francisco Giants 

Patrick Kivlehan- San Diego Padres 

Mark Kolozsvary- Cincinnati Reds 

Jack Lopez-Boston Red Sox 

Nick Martinez- Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks

Scott McGough- Tokyo Yakult Swallows

David Robertson- Free Agent

Joe Ryan-Tampa Bay Rays 

Ryder Ryan- Texas Rangers 

Bubba Starling-Kansas City Royals 

Jamie Westbrook- Milwaukee Brewers

Simeon Woods-Richardson-Toronto Blue Jays 

Golf 

Danielle Kang

Lexi Thompson

Jessica Korda

Nelly Korda

Bryson DeChambeau

Collin Morikawa

Justin Thomas

Xander Schauffele

Archery 

Mackenzie Brown

Casey Kaufhold

Jack Williams

Jennifer Mucino-Fernandez

Brady Ellison

Jacob Wukie

Artistic Swimming 

Anita Alvarez

Lindi Schroeder

Boxing 

Rashida Ellis

Naomi Graham

Ginny Fuchs

Oshae Jones

Keyshawn Davis

Troy Isley

Delante Johnson

Duke Ragan

Richard Torrez Jr.

Rugby 

Kayla Canett-Oca

Lauren Doyle

Abby Gustaitis

Nicole Heavirland

Cheta Emba

Alev Kelter

Kristi Kirshe

Ilona Maher

Ariana Ramsey

Naya Tapper

Kristen Thomas

Nia Toliver

Perry Baker

Danny Barrett

Maceo Brown

Madison Hughes

Jordan Matyas

Martin Iosefo

Carlin Isles

Ben Pinkelman

Matai Leuta

Folau Niua

Joe Schroeder

Brett Thompson

Stephen Tomasin

Kevon Williams

 Soccer

Jane Campbell

Abby Dahlkemper

Crystal Dunn

Julie Ertz

Tierna Davidson

Adrianna Franch

Tobin Heath

Lindsey Horan

Casey Krueger

Rose Lavelle

Carli Lloyd

Samantha Mewis

Catarina Macario

Kristie Mewis

Alex Morgan

Alyssa Naeher

Kelley O’Hara

Christen Press

Megan Rapinoe

Becky Sauerbrunn

Emily Sonnett

Lynn Williams

Softball 

Monica Abbott

Valerie Arioto

Ally Carda

Ali Aguilar

Amanda Chidester

Rachel Garcia

Haylie McCleney

Aubree Munro

Michelle Moultrie

Dejah Mulipola

Bubba Nickles

Cat Osterman

Delaney Spaulding

Kelsey Stewart

 Janie Reed

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