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Asian Olympic Qualification Tournament Suspended

Saturday 14 March

Suspension of Asian Olympic Qualification Tournament
Bangkok, Thailand

With the current situation with the outbreak of COVID-19 in different parts of the world, Asian Table Tennis Union has been in close contact with Table Tennis Association of Thailand as well as International Table Tennis Federation.  With the latest recommendation from ITTF, TTAT with the health and safety of the players and other participants in mind, has decided to suspend the Asian Olympic Singles and Mixed Doubles Qualification Tournament in Bangkok, scheduled from 6th to 12th April 2020.

We will continue to monitor the situation and explore the possibilities for new dates and will inform all those concerned in due time of any updates.  At the same time, the ITTF is in close contact with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in matters pertaining to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Qualification pathways.

We apologize for the inconvenience caused and appreciate your understanding in this difficult moment for all.

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14th March 2020

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