The Curling World Championships are cancelled, Canada suspends three major ice top games in a week
The World Curling Federation announced today that the 2020 Women ‘s Curling World Championships, scheduled to take place on March 14 in Prince George, Canada, were cancelled due to the new crown pneumonia epidemic. This is the third top ice event in Canada to be cancelled in a week.”Unfortunately, we announced the cancellation of the World Curling Championship.The safety of our athletes, officials, staff and supporters is the most important.”Kate Casenes, president of the World Curling Federation, said that the combined recommendations of health officials from British Columbia, Canada, as well as other major sporting events cancelled within the past 24 hours and factors such as upcoming travel restrictions around the world, ultimately led toThe decision to cancel the game.According to the Air Force plan, the 2020 Women ‘s Curling World Championships will take place in Prince George, Canada, from March 14 to 22.Including 13 teams within the Chinese team to participate in the competition to compete for the 2022 Beijing Olympic Winter Games points.Kate Kesnes thanked the Canadian Curling Association, the local competition subcommittee, and Prince George for their cautious advice and comments when making this decision, “I would like to report to our athletes, officials and workThe staff and the supporters of curling around the world express their deepest thanks, and thank you for your patience and understanding in this matter.”Affected by the epidemic, Canada has cancelled several top-level events on ice one after another in the past week.Prior to the cancellation of the Women ‘s Curling World Championships, the top group of the Women ‘s Ice Hockey World Championships and the Hua Hua World Championships that had been scheduled for Canada have been cancelled.Sauna, Ye Wang Sun Haiguang editor Han Shuangming proofread Wang Xin