China: Asian Games postponed due to spread of COVID-19 – Gulf Insider


Less than three months after Beijing hosted the Winter Olympics and Paralympics, the Olympic Council of Asia said Friday that this year’s Asian Games in China are being postponed because of concerns over the spreading omicron variant of COVID-19 in the country.

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The Asian Games were to take place from Sept. 10-25 in the eastern city of Hangzhou and would involve more than 11,000 athletes — more than the typical Summer Olympics.

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