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Hong Kong athletes will be eyeing more than gold medals at t

Hong Kong athletes will be eyeing more than gold medals at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics this month – up to HK$5 million cash will be up for grabs for individual glory.⁠ ⁠ The Hong Kong team will now comprise 46 athletes, including two table tennis reserves, making it the second…...

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The Tokyo 2020 Olympics will officially kick off with an ope

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics will officially kick off with an opening ceremony on Friday night and come to a close on August 8. Forty-six athletes will represent Hong Kong across 13 sports. Virtually all events will be without spectators due to public health regulations. But here in Hong Kong, there…...

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For the athletes, appearing at an Olympics is the culminati

For the athletes, appearing at an Olympics is the culmination of a lifetime spent training hard, often in extreme adversity, in order to fulfil a childhood dream. Bandages surrounded the ankles of gold medalists Shi Tingmao and Wang Han in the women’s 3-meter synchronized springboard diving final. Only the two…...

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Scenes from the 2020 Summer Paralympics opening ceremony in

Scenes from the 2020 Summer Paralympics opening ceremony in Tokyo, Japan.   Tokyo is the first city to host the Paralympics twice.   📷: Reuters, AFP, Xinhua   More pictures at link in bio. . . . . . Charity In China report Paypal account: fund@charityinchina.cn Follow facebook page:Charity In…...

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Congratulations to Hong Kong’s heroic Paralympic athletes.⁠

Congratulations to Hong Kong’s heroic Paralympic athletes.⁠ ⁠ Vivian Lau Wai-yan, Leung Yuk-wing⁠, Raymond Wong 🥈Mixed pairs BC4·Boccia⁠ ⁠ Chu Man-kai⁠ 🥈Men’s singles SH6·Badminton⁠ ⁠ Daniel Chan Ho-yuen⁠ 🥉Men’s singles WH2·Badminton⁠ ⁠ Leung Yuk-wing⁠ 🥉Mixed BC4·Boccia⁠ ⁠ Wong Ting-ting⁠ 🥉Women’s singles class 11·Table tennis⁠ ⁠ 📷: Hong Kong Paralympic Committee,…...

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Track cyclist Sarah Lee Wai-sze steered Hong Kong to its fir

Track cyclist Sarah Lee Wai-sze steered Hong Kong to its first gold medal at the 2021 National Games of China after victory in the women’s sprint on Monday.⁠ ⁠ Racing in her fourth National Games, it was the second time that the star rider clinched a gold medal after defeating…...

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In a stunning reversal, Russian and Belarusian athletes have

In a stunning reversal, Russian and Belarusian athletes have been banned from the Winter Paralympic Games for their countries’ roles in the war in Ukraine, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) said Thursday in Beijing.⁠ ⁠ The about-face comes less than 24 hours after the IPC on Wednesday announced it would…...

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