China players bow to their coach Jia Xiuquan after their 1-1 draw with Australia in an Olympic qualifier in Sydney. Photo: XinhuaChina players bow to their coach Jia Xiuquan after their 1-1 draw with Australia in an Olympic qualifier in Sydney. Photo: Xinhua
China players bow to their coach Jia Xiuquan after their 1-1 draw with Australia in an Olympic qualifier in Sydney. Photo: Xinhua

Coronavirus: mainland media and fans hail China’s women after 1-1 draw against Australia in Olympic qualifier lifts spirits amid health crisis

  • Although they finished second in group B, the mainland side performed heroically having emerged from eight days of quarantine
  • They will meet South Korea next month in a two-legged play-off with the winners qualifying for the Tokyo Games

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
China players bow to their coach Jia Xiuquan after their 1-1 draw with Australia in an Olympic qualifier in Sydney. Photo: XinhuaChina players bow to their coach Jia Xiuquan after their 1-1 draw with Australia in an Olympic qualifier in Sydney. Photo: Xinhua
China players bow to their coach Jia Xiuquan after their 1-1 draw with Australia in an Olympic qualifier in Sydney. Photo: Xinhua
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