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Our Sporting Greats

From swimmers to weightlifters and gymnasts, here's a look at the biggest Asian names in the sports world today.
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Gold Medalists Qian Yang and Haoran Yang of Team China pose on the podium during the medal ceremony of the 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team event. (Photo: Getty Images)
From Hidilyn Diaz to Momiji Nishiya, here are all the Asian athletes winning gold medals for the first time
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This year’s Olympic Games kick off this month—here are some of the athletes representing Hong Kong you should know
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The gold medal still eludes us, but do you know how many Olympic medals our own athletes had won so far?
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Cheung Ka-Long wins gold at Tokyo 2020 Olympics for Hong Kong
Hong Kong fencer Cheung Ka-long made history for the city as he secured a gold medal at the men’s foil individual event at Tokyo Olympics 2020
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Cheung Ka-long won a historic gold medal for Hong Kong in men’s individual foil at Tokyo Olympics 2020 on Monday—the city’s first gold after 25 years and the fi...
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Hong Kong’s women’s table tennis team has made history by clinching a bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympic Games 2020
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Hong Kong swimmer Siobhan Haughey wins historic olympic silver medal
The 23-year-old star swimmer makes history as she bags Hong Kong’s first Olympic medal for swimming at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics
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TOKYO, JAPAN - JULY 28, 2021: Silver medallist Siobhan Bernadette Haughey of Hong Kong (China) poses with her medal during the victory ceremony for the ladies' 200m freestyle final at Tokyo Aquatics Centre during the 2020 Summer Olympic Games. Sergei Bobylev/TASS (Photo by Sergei Bobylev\TASS via Getty Images)
Hong Kong’s Siobhan Haughey wins second silver medal at the 100m freestyle event at Tokyo Olympics 2020, becoming Hong Kong's first athlete to win multiple meda...
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BARCELONA, SPAIN - JULY 24:  Pandelela Rinong Pamg of Malaysia competes in the Women's 10m Platform Diving semi final on day five of the 15th FINA World Championships at Piscina Municipal de Montjuic on July 24, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.  (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)
Meet the inspiring female athletes at the forefront of swimming, gymnastics, skateboarding and more events at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics
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TOKYO, JAPAN - JULY 26: Momiji Nishiya of Japan celebrates competing on Women's Street Final during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Ariake Sports Park Skateboarding on July 26, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan (Photo by Ronald Hoogendoorn/BSR Agency/Getty Images)
With 13-year-old Momiji Nishiya's stunning win at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics skateboarding event, she's now Japan's youngest gold medalist
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Feng Tianwei of Singapore in action at the women's singles Round of 16 compete with Sato Hitomi of Japan. (Photo: Getty Images)
Meet the 23 athletes competing for Team Singapore in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games––taking place from July 23
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TOKYO, JAPAN - JULY 28: Nesthy Petecio (red) of Philippines exchanges punches with Yeni Marcela Arias Castaneda of Colombia during the Women's Feather (54-57kg) quarter final on day five of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at Kokugikan Arena on July 28, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Ueslei Marcelino - Pool/Pool)
Petecio makes history as the first Filipino female boxer to win an Olympic medal and the Philippines' second medal at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics
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