Testing times

By SUN XIAOCHEN | China Daily | Updated: 2023-09-23 07:43
Share - WeChat
Ma Long is tipped to win medals for host China during the Hangzhou Asian Games which open on Saturday. Xinhua / Reuters / Wei Xiaohao / China Daily

With the Asiad seen as a major step on the road to Paris 2024, Team China is looking to measure itself against some of its biggest Olympic medal rivals

With Paris 2024 fast approaching, Chinese athletes have embraced the home Asiad in Hangzhou as a much-needed test for the Olympic challenge, offering world-class drills against close neighbors in a variety of sports.

Featuring a blend of youth and experience, the 1,329-member Chinese delegation to the 19th Asian Games, which open on Saturday, has vowed to do the host country proud at the continental multisport gala by delivering excellent performances, both on and off the field.

1 2 3 4 5 6 Next   >>|
Copyright 1995 - . All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.
License for publishing multimedia online 0108263

Registration Number: 130349