Beijing 2022

— 4 February 2022

President to carry the flame

The Chinese organisers have not given the slightest clue as to the identity of the last torchbearers at the opening ceremony of the Beijing 2022 Games on Friday 4... Read more »

— 4 February 2022

India joins diplomatic boycott

After the United States, Great Britain, Canada and Australia, a new country has decided to diplomatically boycott the Beijing 2022 Games. India announced on Thursday 3 February, on the... Read more »

— 4 February 2022

The Germans make up numbers

The list of athletes affected by the virus continues to grow in Beijing. On Thursday 3 February, the day before the opening of the Winter Games, Germany made a... Read more »

— 3 February 2022

Infantino, a welcome absence

Gianni Infantino did not make the trip to Beijing for the 139th IOC Session and the 2022 Winter Games. The FIFA President is, however, a member of the Olympic... Read more »

— 3 February 2022

A relay in minimalist mode

It’s on. The Olympic Torch Relay for the Beijing Winter Games was launched on schedule on Wednesday 2 February, two days before the opening of the Games. Due to... Read more »

— 2 February 2022

Switzerland changes its plans

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to wreak havoc with the preparation of athletes and teams for the Beijing 2022 Games. Switzerland is not spared. After announcing the positive case of... Read more »

— 2 February 2022

Taiwan has changed its tune

Surprising. A few days after announcing its absence from the opening and closing ceremonies of the Beijing 2022 Games, Taiwan has reversed its position. The Taiwanese Olympic Committee (CTOC)... Read more »