Will China relax its ‘zero Covid-19’ strategy in time for Beijing 2022, or just for the Olympics specifically? Photo: Reuters
Will China relax its ‘zero Covid-19’ strategy in time for Beijing 2022, or just for the Olympics specifically? Photo: Reuters
Patrick Blennerhassett
Opinion

Opinion

Patrick Blennerhassett

Beijing 2022: as vaccinated NHL players head to Winter Olympics, China’s ‘zero Covid-19’ strategy put to the test

  • The Chinese Olympic Committee can breathe a sign of relief, potentially every NHL player who goes to Beijing this February will be vaccinated
  • An uneven landscape has emerged in the North American professional sports landscape while China’s ‘zero Covid-19’ strategy faces its biggest test

Will China relax its ‘zero Covid-19’ strategy in time for Beijing 2022, or just for the Olympics specifically? Photo: Reuters
Will China relax its ‘zero Covid-19’ strategy in time for Beijing 2022, or just for the Olympics specifically? Photo: Reuters
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