A protest song linked to 2019’s social unrest was played instead of the Chinese national anthem at a rugby match in Incheon. Photo: Handout
A protest song linked to 2019’s social unrest was played instead of the Chinese national anthem at a rugby match in Incheon. Photo: Handout

Asian rugby body admits it failed to send copy of Chinese national anthem to Korea for Hong Kong team use after protest song blunder

  • Asia Rugby repeatedly apologises for error at a press conference while insisting its organising partner in South Korea had made an honest mistake
  • Chief Executive John Lee says police looking into whether conspiracy to breach any Hong Kong legislation was involved

A protest song linked to 2019’s social unrest was played instead of the Chinese national anthem at a rugby match in Incheon. Photo: Handout
A protest song linked to 2019’s social unrest was played instead of the Chinese national anthem at a rugby match in Incheon. Photo: Handout
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