Oman at the 2020 Summer Olympics

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Oman at the
2020 Summer Olympics
Flag of Oman.svg
NOCOman Olympic Committee
in Tokyo, Japan
23 July – 8 August 2021
Competitors5 in 4 sports
Flag bearer Issa Al-Adawi[1]
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Oman is expected to compete at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Originally scheduled to take place during the summer of 2020, the Games were postponed to 23 July to 8 August 2021, because of the COVID-19 pandemic.[2]


The following is a list of the number of competitors in the Games.

Sport Men Women Total
Athletics 1 1 2
Shooting 1 0 1
Swimming 1 0 1
Weightlifting 1 0 1
Total 4 1 5


Oman received a universality slot from the World Athletics to send a male athlete to the Olympics.[3]

  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Barakat Al-Harthi Men's 100 m
Mazoon Al-Alawi Women's 100 m N/A


Oman received an invitation from the Tripartite Commission to send a men's rifle shooter to the Olympics, as long as the minimum qualifying score (MQS) was fulfilled by June 5, 2021.[4]

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Hamed Said Al-Khatri Men's 50 m rifle 3 positions


Oman received a universality invitation from FINA to send one top-ranked swimmers in their respective individual events to the Olympics, based on the FINA Points System of June 28, 2021.

Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Issa Al-Adawi Men's 100 m freestyle


Oman received an invitation from the Tripartite Commission and the IWF to send Amur Salim Al-Khanjari in the men's 81-kg category to the Olympics.

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Amur Salim Al-Khanjari Men's –81 kg


  1. ^ "Adawi to be flag-bearer at Tokyo Olympics". Muscat Daily. 29 June 2021. Retrieved 5 July 2021.
  2. ^ "Joint Statement from the International Olympic Committee and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee". Olympics. 24 March 2020. Retrieved 28 March 2020.
  3. ^ "Road to Olympic Games 2020". World Athletics. Retrieved 11 June 2021.
  4. ^ "Quota Places by Nation and Number". ISSF. 31 May 2021. Retrieved 31 May 2021.
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