|Date||R||Home v Away||-|
|07/27 10:58||-||Japan Women v USA Women||2-0|
|07/27 03:51||-||Mexico Women v Canada Women||2-3|
|07/26 11:00||-||Mexico Women v Australia Women||4-1|
|07/26 05:26||-||Canada Women v Italy Women||8-1|
|07/26 00:57||-||Japan Women v USA Women||1-0|
|07/25 10:50||-||Italy Women v Mexico Women||0-0|
|07/25 06:07||-||Canada Women v Japan Women||0-0|
|07/24 23:58||-||Australia Women v USA Women||0-0|
|07/24 05:16||-||USA Women v Mexico Women||2-0|
|07/23 23:56||-||Australia Women v Canada Women||1-7|
|07/22 05:46||-||Italy Women v Australia Women||0-1|
|07/22 02:51||-||Mexico Women v Japan Women||2-3|
Softball will be featured at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo for the first time since the 2008 Summer Olympics. The tournament will consist of six teams. Baseball/softball is one of five sports added to the program of the 2020 Summer Olympics only. It will not return in 2024.
It was originally scheduled to be held in 2020, but on 24 March 2020, the Olympics were postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The opening match of the event between Australia and Japan means that for the first time since 1996, the opening match of the summer Olympiad is not a football match.