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Oct 29, 2022 05:53 PM
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China Eases Strict Covid Rules for Table Tennis Tournaments

A irl takes the nucleic acid test in Chengdu, Southwest China's Sichuan province, on Oct.15. Photo: VCG
A irl takes the nucleic acid test in Chengdu, Southwest China's Sichuan province, on Oct.15. Photo: VCG

(Bloomberg) — As millions of people in the Chinese city of Chengdu exited a weeks-long Covid-19 lockdown last month, hundreds of professional table tennis players from 30 countries boarded charter flights into the metropolis -- freshly sanitized paddles in hand -- to compete in the 2022 World Team Table Tennis Championships Final.

No quarantine required.

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