On Tuesday, March 24, 2015 the Rio 2016 Olympic organising committee released the daily competition schedule of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games.
The Rio 2016 Olympic Games will officially begin on August 5 when the Maracana stadium hosts the opening ceremony, but the competitions will start two days earlier with the men’s and women’s football matches.
The closing ceremony of Rio 2016 Olympic Games will take place on 21st August 2016, again at the Maracana stadium.
306 medal events will take place in 28 sports and a total of 42 disciplines over the period of the 17 days.
The full competition schedule with specific session times will be published on March 31, when ticket sales open for Brazilian residents.
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2016 Rio Summer Games Schedule (Event by Event) :