New Delhi, Jan. 28 -- The Asian Indoor Athletics Championships scheduled to be held on February 12 and 13 at Hangzhou, China has been cancelled due to outbreak of deadly coronavirus in the country. The Asian athletics body is yet to announce fresh dates and venue for the competition. Due to the nature of the epidemic, the World Indoor Championship scheduled to be held from March 13 at Nanjing is also under threat. Last week International Olympic Committee boxing task force responsible for conduct of Olympic qualification tournament shifted the continental event from China to Jordan.

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