Tokyo: The Olympic Games begin today. The official start of the Tokyo Olympics is on Friday, but the competition starts today. Softball and women's football matches will start today. In football, teams from Brazil, the United States, China, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and Australia compete today.
Brazil will face China and the United States will face Sweden. The presence of superstar Martha is the strength of Brazil aiming for its first medal. Four-time champions the United States have lined up players such as Megan Rapino, Carly Lloyd's and Alex Morgan.
Meanwhile, Japan claimed its first victory at the Tokyo Olympics. Japan's first victory in softball was an 8-1 victory over Australia. The winning pitcher is Uno Yukiko of Japan. Nieto Minori and Fujita Yamato also provided excellent support for Uno.