Here’s a list of top sporting events affected by the coronavirus outbreak



February 14 ------ ATHLETICS - World indoor championships in Nanjing from March 13-15 postponed to March 2021. Asian indoor championships in Hangzhou from Feb. 12-13 cancelled.


AUTO RACING - Formula One's Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai on April 19 postponed. New date not set. Formula E's Sanya E-Prix in Sanya on March 21 cancelled.


BADMINTON - China Masters in Hainan from Feb. 25-March 1 postponed. New dates not set. Asian team championships in Manila from Feb. 11-16: China and Hong Kong withdrew.


BASKETBALL - Women's Olympic qualifying tournament moved from Foshan to Belgrade, Serbia from Feb. 6-9. Asian Cup qualifier between China and Malaysia on Feb. 24 postponed. Matches scheduled for Hong Kong moved to opponents' homes.


BIATHLON - Olympic test event in Zhangjiakou from Feb. 27-March 2 cancelled.


BOXING - Asia-Oceania Olympic qualifier moved from Wuhan to Amman, Jordan from March 3-11.


EQUESTRIAN - Hong Kong showjumping leg of Longines Masters Series from Feb. 14-16 cancelled.


FIELD HOCKEY - Hockey Pro League matches by China against Belgium and Australia in March postponed. India women's tour of China from March 14-25 cancelled. Ireland women's tour of Malaysia in March-April cancelled.


FOOTBALL - Asian Champions League: Matches involving Chinese clubs Beijing FC, Guangzhou Evergrande, Shanghai Shenhua, and Shanghai SIPG postponed to April-May. Asian women's Olympic qualifying Group B tournament relocated from Wuhan to Sydney from Feb. 3-13. AFC Cup: All group stage and playoff matches in east zone delayed to April 7. Chinese Super League, due to start Feb. 22, delayed.


GOLF - US LPGA Tour Honda LPGA Thailand in Pattaya from Feb. 20-23 cancelled. HSBC Women's World Championship in Singapore from Feb. 27-March 1 cancelled. Blue Bay LPGA on Hainan Island from March 5-8 cancelled.


HANDBALL - Olympic women's qualifying tournament in Montenegro from March 20-22: China withdraw. Hong Kong declines invitation to attend.


ICE HOCKEY - Chinese clubs in Supreme Hockey League playing home games in Russia. Women's Challenge Cup of Asia in Manila, Philippines, from Feb. 23-28 cancelled.


JUDO - Paris Grand Slam on Feb. 8-9: China team withdraw.


RUGBY - Hong Kong Sevens moved from April 3-5 to Oct. 16-18. Singapore Sevens moved from April 11-12 to Oct. 10-11.


SKIING - Alpine World Cup in Yanqing from Feb. 15-16 cancelled.


SWIMMING - Diving world series event in Beijing from March 7-9 cancelled.


TENNIS - Fed Cup Asia-Oceania Group I tournament moved from Dongguan to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, from March 3-7.


OTHERS


- Chinese Anti-Doping Agency suspends testing from Feb. 3.

- Winter X Games events in Chongli from Feb. 21-23 postponed.

- World Chess Federation's presidential council meeting moved from China to United Arab Emirates on Feb. 28-29.

- Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Para Games in the Philippines from March 20-28 postponed. New dates not set.

- Snooker's China Open from March 30-April 5 cancelled.

- SportAccord summit in Beijing from April 19-24 cancelled. New site to be determined.

- Singapore bans spectators at National School Games from January-August.


Source: spin.ph