Oscar Coggins, of Hong Kong, seen here competing at Tokyo 2020 in the triathlon, could line up against Australian and New Zealand athletes next year at the Asian Games. Photo: AP
Oscar Coggins, of Hong Kong, seen here competing at Tokyo 2020 in the triathlon, could line up against Australian and New Zealand athletes next year at the Asian Games. Photo: AP

Asian Games 2022: Oceania athletes to compete in Hangzhou, China next year and will receive ‘honorary medals’

  • Oceania athletes, including those from Australia, will be allowed to compete in five sports: triathlon, athletics, wushu, roller skating and weightlifting
  • Athletes from Oceania have long been eyeing the Asian Games and they now have a chance to challenge regional giants China, Japan and South Korea

Oscar Coggins, of Hong Kong, seen here competing at Tokyo 2020 in the triathlon, could line up against Australian and New Zealand athletes next year at the Asian Games. Photo: AP
Oscar Coggins, of Hong Kong, seen here competing at Tokyo 2020 in the triathlon, could line up against Australian and New Zealand athletes next year at the Asian Games. Photo: AP
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