|Tonga at the|
2020 Summer Olympics
|NOC||Tonga Sports Association and National Olympic Committee|
|in Tokyo, Japan|
|Competitors||6 in 4 sports|
|Flag bearers (opening)||Malia Paseka|
|Flag bearer (closing)||N/A|
|Summer Olympics appearances (overview)|
Tonga competed at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Originally scheduled to take place from 24 July to 9 August 2020, the Games were postponed to 23 July to 8 August 2021, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It was the nation's tenth consecutive appearance at the Summer Olympics.
The following is the list of number of competitors in the Games.
Tonga has received universality slots from IAAF to send two athletes (one male and one female) to the Olympics.
- 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
|Ronald Fotofili||Men's 100 m||11.19 SB||8||Did not advance|
Tonga qualified two swimmers in two events.
|Amini Fonua||Men's 100 m breaststroke||DSQ||Did not advance|
|Noelani Day||Women's 50 m freestyle||29.06||63||Did not advance|
Tonga entered two athletes into the taekwondo competition at the Games. Rio 2016 Olympian Pita Taufatofua (men's +80 kg) and Malia Paseka (women's 67 kg) secured spots with a victory each in their respective weight classes at the 2020 Oceania Qualification Tournament in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.
|Athlete||Event||Round of 16||Quarterfinals||Semifinals||Repechage||Final / BM|
|Pita Taufatofua||Men's +80 kg|| Larin (ROC)
|Did not advance|| Trajkovič (SLO)
|Did not advance||7|
|Malia Paseka||Women's −67 kg|| Williams (GBR)
|Did not advance|| Malak (EGY)
|Did not advance||7|
|Athlete||Event||Snatch||Clean & Jerk||Total||Rank|
|Kuinini Manumua||Women's +87 kg||103||8||125||9||228||8|
- "Joint Statement from the International Olympic Committee and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee". Olympics. 24 March 2020. Retrieved 28 March 2020.
- "Australia, New Zealand and Tonga secure places at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games". World Taekwondo. 29 February 2020. Retrieved 11 March 2020.
- "Pita Taufatofua, Tonga flag bearer, wins Tokyo Olympic qualifier". NBC Olympics. 28 February 2020. Retrieved 29 February 2020.
- IWF Absolute Ranking List (25 June 2021)