Competition format: Preliminary stage starts on Saturday, July 28. In the preliminary stage , all players play everyone else in their group. The winner moves on for the knockout stage, which will decide the winners of the medals.
Tony Gunawan and Howard Bach will play in group D against South Korea, Japan and Malaysia. They will play against a South Korean pair on Saturday, July 28 . The South Korean pair, Chung Jae Sung and Lee Yong Dae, is number two seed.
On Sunday, July 29 , the American veterans will play against the world’s number 8 Malaysian pair.
On Monday, July 30 , the world ‘s number 26 Americans will face off the world ‘s number 13 Japanese pair
Women’s singles: Rena Wang
Rena Wang will play Wang Xin in group P on Monday (30th) in women’s single group P in the preliminary stage. Wang Xin is number 2 seeded . This group only consist of 2 players.
Preliminary stage starts on Saturday, July 28 . Both the Singles and Team events are run in a knockout format. Players and teams progress through the draw until the finals, which decide the winners of the gold medals.
Men’s singles: Timothy Wang
Women’s team: Lily Zhang, Ariel Hsing, Erica Wu
On Saturday, July 28 , Lily Zhang will play against a Croatian player while team mate Ariel Hsing will play against a Mexican player in women’s singles event. Timothy Wang will face off with a North Korean player.
Women’s team event will start on Fri, August 3 . The young American women will face off with Japan.
Men’s individual foil: Alexander Massialas
Alexander Massialas will play against a Canadian in round of 32 on Tue, July 31.
Women’s team foil: Doris Willette
On Thursday, Aug 2 , Doris Willette will play in Team USA against South Korea.
Men’s team foil: Alexander Massialas, Gerek Meinhardt
Alexander Massialas and Gerek Meinhardt will be part of the US team foil to play against France on Sunday,August. 5
Wrestling: Clarissa Kyoko Mei Ling Chun
Clarissa Chun will be competing for a medal in the Women’s 48 kg freestyle on Wednesday, August 8.
Gymnastics: Anna Li
If she is allowed to compete, Anna Li will be part of the US women’s team trying for a medal on Tue July 31.
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