Dominican Republic and the United States will face each other in the quarterfinals of the women's volleyball tournament at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. These two teams are familiar foes and will be looking to keep in the quest for a gold medal. Here, check out everything there’s to know about this match such as preview, predictions, odds and how to watch it in the US. 

Dominican Republic had a great performance in the preliminary rounds. While their wins over Kenya (3-0) and Japan (3-1) were expected, they stepped up their game to beat Brazil (2-3) and Republic of Korea (2-3). Their only loss was against Serbia (3-0) but their 8 points were enough to reach the knockout round. 

Meanwhile, the USA finished ato of Pool B but no without suffering against some teams. They won easily against Argentina and China, both games 3-0, but they had to fight in the five sets against Turkey and Italy (3-2), while they lost 0-3 to the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC). Now, they will try to take down their next rivals to made it to the semifinals. 

Dominican Republic vs USA:  Match Information

Date: Tuesday, August 4, 2021.
Time: 12:00 AM (ET)
Location: Ariake Arena, Tokyo.

Dominican Republic vs USA: Times by State in the US

ET: 12:00 AM
CT: 11:00 PM
MT: 10:00 PM
PT:  09:00 PM

Dominican Republic vs USA: Storylines 

The US Women’s national team and Dominican Republic have faced each other in 13 matches, with the USA winning 11 of them. The Dominican Republic have only won two times against the Americans. One of those victories came in their most recent encounter at the Norceca Championships in 2019. Their last match took place in May, at the FIVB Volleyball Nations League, with USA winning 3-0. 

The winner of this match will play the winner of Korea/Turkey in the semifinals and is guaranteed a chance to play for a medal. Before facing their next rivals, US head coach Karch Kiraly said that Domincan Republic team is “very physical” so the United States have “got to be in good spots there.”

USA won’t have Jordan Thompson, who had been leading the team in scoring, as she injured her ankle during the match against ROC. Also setter Jordyn Poulter got hurt when she landed on a teammate's foot during a win over Italy on Monday. However, those roles are going to be for setter Micah Hancock and opposite Annie Drews. 

How to watch or stream Dominican Republic vs USA in the US 

This quaterfinal match to be played between the US women’s national team and Dominican Republic for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will be broadcasted in the US by NBC Sports and NBC Olympics. Also it can be streamed on and

Dominican Republic vs USA: Predictions And Odds

Oddsmakers in the US have already made their predictions for this match. The odds are in favor of the USA, with -1900. Meanwhile, Dominican Republic have odds of +1000. Team USA is the favorite to reach the semifinals.

Dominican Republic +1000
USA -1900

*Odds by FanDuel