Hong Kong’s team arrives as the National Games opens in Xian. Photo: Xinhua Hong Kong’s team arrives as the National Games opens in Xian. Photo: Xinhua
Hong Kong’s team arrives as the National Games opens in Xian. Photo: Xinhua

President Xi Jinping declares China’s National Games open at ceremony in Xian

  • High-profile test of China’s ability to stage a major sporting event during the pandemic, with the Beijing Winter Olympics to follow in 2022
  • Thousands of spectators pack the stadium, with tight travel restrictions to minimise the coronavirus risk

Topic |   2021 National Games of China
Hong Kong’s team arrives as the National Games opens in Xian. Photo: Xinhua Hong Kong’s team arrives as the National Games opens in Xian. Photo: Xinhua
Hong Kong’s team arrives as the National Games opens in Xian. Photo: Xinhua
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