Boycotts have been the talk of sport this week for different reasons.
The Chinese Foreign Ministry has warned of a robust response should the United States opt to boycott the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games amid ongoing concerns over human rights in the host nation.
Wolfgang Schädler, the head coach of the Chinese luge team, said he is satisfied with how well the country's sliders have developed as they target their home Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics.
The American State Department has denied that it will discuss a boycott of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics with its allies, contradicting earlier comments from a spokesperson.
A boycott of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics is "something that we wish to discuss", a spokesperson for the American State Department has said.
April sees a batch of Tokyo 2020 and Beijing 2022 test events take place, along with a host of Olympic qualifiers and a UK based rollout of pilot projects aimed at helping return sporting events back to normality. No pressure then.
Beijing 2022 has begun its latest series of adapted test events for the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, with ice sports now the focus.
Interim Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) President Pavel Rozhkov has been appointed as the country’s Chef de Mission for the Beijing 2022 Winter Paralympics.
More than 200 global campaign groups have signed an open letter urging chocolate bar brand Snickers to "immediately cancel" its sponsorship of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics due to China's human rights situation.
André Tourigny, the Canada Hockey League’s coach of the year, will help guide the national team’s efforts at the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics after being signed on a one-year deal.
European Union (EU) sanctions imposed on Chinese officials in response to well-documented allegations of a systematic repression campaign against Uyghur Muslims were not discussed when International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach met with high-ranking officials including European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen this week.
Chinese officials sanctioned over alleged human rights abuses of Uyghur Muslims as Beijing 2022 approaches
The European Union (EU), the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom have sanctioned Chinese officials over alleged human rights abuses of the Uyghur Muslim population in Xinjiang, with less than a year to go to the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Juan Antonio Samaranch, chair of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission for Beijing 2022, has claimed there are benefits to having the Games come just six months after Tokyo 2020, despite its challenges.
Chinese Foreign Ministry says international community against politicising sport ahead of US-China talks
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian has said the international community is against politicising sport amid human rights criticism ahead of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics will mark the last involvement of U.S. Ski & Snowboard’s Tiger Shaw in his current position as President and chief executive.