China's badminton team gets approval to tour Europe after coronavirus test
China's drug testing unit resumed work, though still very slow
Dainik BhaskarFeb 22, 2020, 03:13 PM IST Sports Desk. The outbreak of coronavirus in China is also having an impact on this year's Tokyo Olympics. The Volunteers training has been canceled by the organizers. However, it has also made it clear that there will be no impact on the schedule of the Olympic Games nor will it be postponed. On the other hand, the Modern Penthalon Games have been shifted from China to Mexico. There are also two positive news from China. First, the Chinese badminton team has received approval to tour Europe after intensive medical examination. Secondly, the Sports Drug Unit of China has resumed operations. However, its speed has been reported to be very slow.
The organizers are now very vigilantly preparing for the Olympic Games to be held from July 24. However, due to the spread of coronavirus in China, they are now affected. According to the organizers, the training of Olympic Volunteers has been postponed. The next training schedule will be announced later. There have been around 100 cases of coronavirus in Japan. Three people have died. The Mayor of Tokyo said that all indoor and outdoor games have also been banned until further orders in the city. However, he categorically denied media reports of postponing or canceling the Olympic Games.
Modern Penthalon will no longer be in Mexico, Mexico The third Modern Panthalon game will now be in Mexico instead of China. This decision was taken in view of the threat of coronavirus in China. Please tell that there are five games in the Modern Penthalon Games. These are fencing, marothans, pistol shooting, horse riding and swimming. These games were to be held in Jiamin city from 25 to 31 May. Now Mexico will host them. Two years ago the games were held in Mexico itself.
China's badminton team will go to Europe After the Chinese Test of Coronavirus has been conducted, the Chinese badminton team has got the approval to tour Europe. There is a qualifying round for the Olympic Games. The Badminton Association of China said in a statement released on Saturday – No team player is infected with coronavirus. Therefore, the team will participate in the German Open, All England Open and Swiss Open as per their schedule. However, the truth is that Chinese players have been training in Britain for about 10 days. Some players are in Beijing. They may get a British visa soon. All have been thoroughly investigated.
Drug testing startedChina Anti-Doping Agency (ChinaDA) gave a relief news on Saturday. The agency has resumed doping tests. They were discontinued from 3 February because of coronavirus. However, the International Anti-Doping Authority has issued new guidelines to China, saying that there will be no tolerance of quality tests. Every year around 1,200 dope tests are conducted in this test lab in China. More than two thousand people have died in China due to coronavirus.