The pandemic rages still, and international flights remain restricted. This means that international major sporting events will most likely be cancelled until further notice. Official promoter Juss Sports Group today announced that the cancelled events this year include the annual Shanghai Rolex Masters
, Longines Global Champions
, Shanghai Masters
, and the IAAF Diamond League Shanghai
. Notable exception was the Shanghai leg of F1
, which was not mentioned. Doesn't mean it'll happen, but doesn't mean it has officially been cancelled. The General Administration of Sport have also released an official statement detailing that international sports events and activities (apart from ones events related to the Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022) cannot be held this year.Juss Sports Group says it'll continue working with the Sports Bureau of Shanghai and other official associations to determine new dates for these championships soon.
At SmartShanghai.com, all of our editorial content is conceived of by our team who live in and critique this city, for our readers who do the same. We don't accept payment for content, unless clearly labelled. Read our full editorial policy here