2022 world athletics championships assert for July 15-24

The ladies folks’s 100-meter hurdles match for the length of the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, October 6, 2019. /VCG

The ladies folks’s 100-meter hurdles match for the length of the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, October 6, 2019. /VCG

The arena athletics championships originally scheduled for next year in Eugene, Oregon, U.S., will happen on July 15-24 in 2022, avoiding a possible clash with the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

World Athletics final month shifted the match to 2022 to accommodate the rearranged Tokyo Olympics, which bear been postponed by a year due to the the coronavirus pandemic.

“The World Athletics Council licensed the original dates this week after broad discussions with the game’s stakeholders collectively with organizers of two diversified main championships due to the happen in July-August 2022, the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games and the multisport European Championships in Munich,” World Athletics mentioned in an announcement on Wednesday.

“The original schedule will raze an instantaneous war between any of these main events and, with cautious programming, will brand constructive athletes can compete in as much as about a world-class competitions.”

The arena championships bear been within the commence planned to flee from August 6-15 in 2021. The rivals needed to be rearranged after Olympics organizers mentioned the Tokyo Games will now happen on July 23-August 8 next year.

The 2022 Commonwealth Games are scheduled to be held within the English metropolis of Birmingham on July 27-August 7. The European Athletics Championships are due to the happen in Munich from August 11-21.

Source(s): AFP

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