CGTN: Beijing 2022 concludes, passes Winter Olympics to Milano-Cortina 2026 – QNT Press Release


BEIJING, Feb. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The 2022 Winter Olympic Games came to a close at National Stadium in Beijing on Sunday night after over two weeks of competitions in 109 events of 15 disciplines over seven sports in the three competition zones of BeijingYanqing and Zhangjiakou.

Chinese President Xi Jinping attended the ceremony with International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach.

Chinaas the host, won a record 15 medals in total including nine golds. They ranked third on the medal table, behind Norway which set a new all-time record by securing 16 golds, and Germany that dominated the sliding competitions to pocket 12 golds.

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