Organizers Of Olympic Games Report An Uptick In COVID Cases As The Games Near

Speedskating: 2022 US Olympic Trials - Long Track
Jan 9, 2022; Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA; Athletes compete in the Women's Mass Start event during the 2022 US Olympic Trials - Long Track for the Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games at Pettit National Ice Center. Mandatory Credit: Patrick McDermott-USA TODAY Sports

Organizers of the 2022 Beijing Olympics reported 71 new cases of COVID-19 over the weekend, which brings the total to almost 250 cases linked to the Winter Olympics as the opening ceremony is set to begin later this week.

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