Why China’s National Games are tougher than the Olympics for table tennis players and weightlifters

//Why China’s National Games are tougher than the Olympics for table tennis players and weightlifters

Why China’s National Games are tougher than the Olympics for table tennis players and weightlifters

On August 23, 2008, thousands stood up to sing March of the Volunteers, the country’s national anthem, as three Chinese flags fluttered in the breeze at the Peking University Gymnasium.As soon as the song ended, they clapped and cheered for Ma Lin, Wang Hao and Wang Liqin, the Chinese athletes who had just won gold, silver and bronze medals at the Beijing Olympics for the men’s singles table tennis. Just like the women’s singles event the day before, China had ruled the medals podium.But podium…

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