MINSK, 9 June (BelTA) – Members of the Chinese national handball team got familiar with the museum exposition of the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of Belarus on 9 June, BelTA learned from the press service of the NOC of Belarus.
During the tour around the exposition, the players, coaches and managers of the Chinese team learned about the achievements of Belarusian sport, saw the most valuable and unique exhibits. "We were impressed by the history of Belarusian sport. Your country has great achievements and glorious victories. The museum of the NOC of Belarus has unique exhibits and our players liked it very much, especially the interactive zone," said Deputy Secretary General of the Chinese Handball Federation Yao Feng. At the Olympic Games in Seoul in 1988 and in Barcelona in 1992 eight Belarusian handball players became Olympic champions on the USSR and United Teams.
The Chinese national handball team is playing friendly matches in Minsk these days. In the first of them the visitors beat BSUFK-SKA 27-26. On 9 June the Chinese handball team will face the Belarusian U18 team and will play the Belarusian national team on 11 June.