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List of sports events affected by the coronavirus outbreak

by Ace Damon
List of sports events affected by the coronavirus outbreak


The indoor world championships in Nanjing from March 13 to 15 were postponed to March 2021.

Asian indoor championships in Hangzhou, February 12-13, canceled.


The Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai on April 19 has been postponed. New date not defined.

The Formula E Sanya E-Prix canceled on March 21 in Sanya.


China Masters in Hainan from 25 February to 1 March postponed. New dates not defined.

Asian team championships in Manila from 11 to 16 February: China and Hong Kong have withdrawn.


The Olympic qualifying tournament for women moved from Foshan to Belgrade, Serbia, from 6 to 9 February.

The Asian Cup qualifier between China and Malaysia on February 24 has been postponed. Matches scheduled for Hong Kong went to opponents' homes.


Olympic test event in Zhangjiakou from February 27 to March 2 canceled.


The Olympic qualification of Asia-Oceania moved from Wuhan to Amman, Jordan, from March 3 to 11.


Asian Championship in Chongqing, from April 25 to May 3, to be relocated.

World Cup in Wujiang from 18 to 19 April canceled.

World Cup in Chongqing on April 22 canceled.


The Hong Kong jumping leg of the Longines Masters Series from February 14 to 16 was canceled.


Hockey Pro League matches for China against Belgium and Australia in March were postponed.

The Indian women's tour of China from March 14 to 25 has been canceled.

Irish women's tour of Malaysia in March and April was canceled.



Honda LPGA Thailand in Pattaya from 20 to 23 February canceled.

The HSBC Women's World Championship in Singapore from 27 February to 1 March has been canceled.

Blue Bay LPGA on Hainan Island, March 5-8, canceled.

European Tour

Maybank Championship in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, April 16-19, postponed.

China Open in Shenzhen from 23 to 26 April postponed.


A Chinese team, which includes several Olympic champions, withdraws from a World Cup tournament in Melbourne next week, due to the Australian government's travel ban imposed on travelers from China.


Qualifying tournament for Olympic women in Montenegro from 20 to 22 March: withdrawal from China. Hong Kong declines the invitation to participate.


Chinese Supreme Hockey League clubs playing at home in Russia.

The Asian Women's Challenge Cup in Manila, Philippines, February 23-28, has been canceled.


Paris Grand Slam, February 8-9: the Chinese team withdraws.


The Hong Kong Sevens changed from April 3rd to 5th to October 16th to 18th.

The Singapore Sevens changed from April 11th to 12th to October 10th to 11th.


Alpine World Cup in Yanqing from 15 to 16 February canceled.


Asian Champions League: Games involving Chinese clubs Beijing FC, Guangzhou Evergrande, Shanghai Shenhua and Shanghai SIPG postponed to April-May.

The Asian Women's Group B Olympic qualifying tournament moved from Wuhan to Sydney from 3 to 13 February.

AFC Cup: All group stage and playoff games on the east side have been postponed to April 7.

The Chinese Super League, which started on February 22, was delayed.


The world series diving event in Beijing, March 7-9, has been canceled.


The Fed Cup Asia-Oceania Group I tournament moved from Dongguan to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 3-7.


Chinese anti-doping agency suspends testing from February 3.

The winter events of the X Games in Chongli from 21 to 23 February have been postponed.

The Singapore athlete of the year was postponed on February 26.

The presidential council meeting of the World Chess Federation moved from China to the United Arab Emirates from 28 to 29 February.

Games of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in the Philippines from 20 to 28 March postponed. New dates not defined.

The China Open snooker from March 30 to April 5 has been canceled.

SportAccord summit in Beijing, April 19-24, canceled. New site to be determined.

Singapore bans viewers at the National School Games from January to August.


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