Asian Badminton Association： Players can decide whether to shake hands in Asian team matches
Asian Badminton Association: Players can decide whether to shake hands in Asian team matches
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According to Japanese media reports,Today’s Asian Badminton Team Championship,Due to the impact of the new coronavirus,The Asian Badminton Association does not make mandatory regulations on whether players shake hands before and after the game.
The World Badminton Federation once issued an announcement on February 4th that,All normal game practices and etiquette are still going on as usual,Such as coin toss, handshake and award ceremony.But obviously the Asian Badminton Association is very worried about the epidemic.In this competition, handshake and other behaviors that require physical contact,The players can decide for themselves.
From the social platforms of the players participating in the Asian Team Championship, you can find thatAlmost all the participating players wear masks in public places such as airports.The Indonesian players even wore masks during the warm-up break.Malaysian players also wear masks when they fly from Kuala Lumpur to Manila.