The International Skating Union announced on the 16th that the Grand Prix series of figure skating and the Chinese tournament have been canceled due to the influence of the new coronavirus.

The Chinese tournament was scheduled for November in Chongqing, China, as the third round of the six-round Grand Prix series.

From Japan, Yuma Kagiyama, who won the silver medal in the men's single, and Tomoko Miyahara, the women's single, were scheduled to participate in the World Championships in March.

The International Skating Union has announced that the Chinese tournament has been canceled due to the impact of the new coronavirus, and is seeking alternative venues to maintain the six races in the series competing for the Grand Prix Final in Osaka in December. increase.