Olympic champion Chen Yufei during a qualifying match for China’s 14th National Games which officially open in Xian on Wednesday. Photo: Getty Images Olympic champion Chen Yufei during a qualifying match for China’s 14th National Games which officially open in Xian on Wednesday. Photo: Getty Images
Olympic champion Chen Yufei during a qualifying match for China’s 14th National Games which officially open in Xian on Wednesday. Photo: Getty Images

China’s sporting stars prepare to shine at 14th National Games in Xian

  • More than 12,000 athletes across 35 sports will compete in 410 events over the next two weeks
  • The Olympics-style event officially opens on Wednesday night with organisers determined to keep it free of Covid-19

Topic |   2021 National Games of China
Olympic champion Chen Yufei during a qualifying match for China’s 14th National Games which officially open in Xian on Wednesday. Photo: Getty Images Olympic champion Chen Yufei during a qualifying match for China’s 14th National Games which officially open in Xian on Wednesday. Photo: Getty Images
Olympic champion Chen Yufei during a qualifying match for China’s 14th National Games which officially open in Xian on Wednesday. Photo: Getty Images
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