The Olympic Rings monument near the National Stadium in Tokyo. Reports from China indicate Chengdu and Chongqing want to host the 2032 Games. Photo: EPA
The Olympic Rings monument near the National Stadium in Tokyo. Reports from China indicate Chengdu and Chongqing want to host the 2032 Games. Photo: EPA

Chengdu-Chongqing 2032 Olympic Games bid ‘only an idea’ for now and far from reality, says former top official Wei Jizhong

  • Former secretary general of the Chinese Olympic Committee says it may not be practical for the two neighbouring cities in the southwest to stage the Games
  • Wei says Beijing is hosting the 2022 Winter Olympics and China may want to give other cities around the world a chance to bid for the Games

Topic |   IOC (International Olympic Committee)
The Olympic Rings monument near the National Stadium in Tokyo. Reports from China indicate Chengdu and Chongqing want to host the 2032 Games. Photo: EPA
The Olympic Rings monument near the National Stadium in Tokyo. Reports from China indicate Chengdu and Chongqing want to host the 2032 Games. Photo: EPA
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