Chinese Divers: Xiong Ni, Fu Mingxia, Wu Minxia, Tian Liang, Qin Kai, Li Ting, Wang Xin, Tan Liangde, He Chong, Chen Ruolin, Hu Jia, Huo Liang
General Books LLC, 2010 - 66 pages
Chapters: Xiong Ni, Fu Mingxia, Wu Minxia, Tian Liang, Qin Kai, Li Ting, Wang Xin, Tan Liangde, He Chong, Chen Ruolin, Hu Jia, Huo Liang, Peng Bo, Li Kongzheng, Lao Lishi, Zhou Jihong, Sang Xue, Xiao Hailiang, Yang Jinghui, Chen Xiaoxia, Liang Boxi, Xu Yanmei, Luo Yutong, Jia Tong, Li Deliang, Li Qing. Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 64. Not illustrated. Free updates online. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Excerpt: Xiong Ni (Chinese: pinyin: Xi ng N; born January 11, 1974 in Changsha, Hunan) is a Chinese diver who won his first Olympic medal at the age of 14 at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, Korea. He also competed at the Olympics in 1992, 1996 and 2000. He attended an international competition for the first time in 1987, and won the title. He has since competed at the Olympic Games, winning 3 gold, 1 silver and one bronze medals; In addition, he has won 10 gold medals in the World Cup competition. In 1993, Xiong graduated from the Hunan University international business school, specialising in industry and foreign trade In 1997 and once again in 2001 after national games he announced his intention to retire. His biggest competitor Dmitri Sautin once paid him the tribute that, "I cannot claim to be the world's most outstanding diving athlete. In my opinion, the title of "King of Divers" belongs to Xiong Ni" ...More: http: //booksllc.net/?id=3233714
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