Here you can catch the full details on the schedule of Rio 2016 Olympics. Get complete details on the dates and fixtures in Indian time. The Olympics is the most awaited sporting event and will be in centre of the limelight both in India and internationally. It will be interesting to see how athletes go, both Indian and international. The Olympics will tell us more about the new benchmarks that the human body can set. It will be fascinating to watch all events even here in India. Also Read- Rio Olympics 2016: Full list of India’s 120 athletes

The Olympics started on August 5 and will go on till August 21. There are as many as 120 Indian athletes that are participating. India are looking to better their medal haul of six which they earned in London in 2012. There are as many as 66 events in different sports in which you can see Indian athletes in action. While some are medal contenders, others will be rich after the Olympic experience. The action will heat up in week two of the Games. Also Read- As Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar turns 23, we look at her prospects for vaults finals

With the higher number of athletes participating India will be hoping an increase in medals tally from last time, which was six (two silver and four bronze). 32 different venues in Rio have been allotted for the 2016 Olympic Games.

There is a significant time difference between India and Brazil. The New Delhi is 08 hours 30 minutes ahead of Rio. So the events will start in the evening and last until next day morning as per Indian Standard Time.

Here is the preliminary schedule of Indian athletes in action as per IST.

Date & TimeEventVenue
09 Aug-  06:30 PM onwardsHockeyOlympic Hockey Centre
10 Aug-  06:30 PM onwardsJudoCarioca Arena 2
10 Aug-  06:30 PM onwardsHockeyOlympic Hockey Centre
10 Aug-  06:30 PM onwardsWeightliftingRiocentro – Pavilion 2
10 Aug-  07:30 PM onwardsBoxingRiocentro – Pavilion 6
11 Aug-  04:00 PM onwardsGolfOlympic Golf Course
11 Aug-  04:30 PM onwardsBadmintonRiocentro – Pavilion 4
11 Aug-  06:30 PM onwardsHockeyOlympic Hockey Centre
12 Aug-  04:30 PM onwardsBadmintonRiocentro – Pavilion 4
12 Aug-  06:00 PM onwardsAthleticsPontal
12 Aug-  06:30 PM onwardsHockeyOlympic Hockey Centre
13 Aug-  04:30 PM onwardsBadmintonRiocentro – Pavilion 4
14 Aug-  04:30 PM onwardsBadmintonRiocentro – Pavilion 4
15 Aug-  06:00 PM onwardsAthleticsPontal
15 Aug-  06:30 PM onwardsWrestlingCarioca Arena 2
16 Aug-  06:30 PM onwardsWrestlingCarioca Arena 2
17 Aug-  04:00 PM onwardsGolfOlympic Golf Course
17 Aug-  06:00 PM onwardsAthleticsPontal
18 Aug-  06:00 PM onwardsAthleticsPontal
19 Aug-  04:30 PM onwardsAthleticsPontal
19 Aug-  06:30 PM onwardsWrestlingCarioca Arena 2
21 Aug-  06:00 PM onwardsAthleticsPontal
21 Aug-  05:00 PM onwardsWrestlingCarioca Arena 2

NOTE: This is just a preliminary or first round schedule of Indians. India’s further participation dates depend on athletes whether they advance to next round/quarterfinals/semifinals/finals or not. So this in no way is a full schedule.