Cheng Fei, once the undisputed queen of gymnastics in China, is determined to overcome long-term injuries and compete at her third Olympic Games in London this summer.Friday, 20 April, 2012, 12:00am
Born: May 29, 1988 in Huangshi, Hubei
Entry: Vault, floor and team
Credentials: Triple gold (vault, floor and team) at 2006 world championships and Doha Asian Games; gold (vault) and silver (team) at 2007 world championships31 Jul 2008 - 12:00am
Name: Cheng Fei
Born: 29 May, 1988 in Huangshi, Hubei province
Beijing entry: Women's gymnastics, vault/floor exercice and team event29 May 2008 - 12:00am
'The Cheng' was missing, but despite the absence of the vaunted vault manoeuvre, the mainland's top gymnasts still thrilled the crowd of 12,000 at Hong Kong Coliseum with their exhibition yesterday.15 Jul 2007 - 12:00am
China's top gymnasts are much more aware of the serious injury hazards the sport poses following the broken neck suffered by a competitor at the national championships, according to Olympic hope Cheng Fei.
Cheng said yesterday she and her teammates were more concerned than in the past about safety measures, in competition and practice.13 Jul 2007 - 12:00am
The club includes exalted names such as Nadia Comaneci, Olga Korbut and Svetlana Khorkina. They all had moves named after them - 'The Comaneci', the 'Korbut Flip' and 'The Khorkina'.8 Aug 2006 - 12:00am
WITH this being Hong Kong's last Commonwealth Games, this year's team will try and do something that no other gymnastics teams have done - win a medal.
Solo Ching came close at the Auckland Games but fell off the balance beam in the qualifying rounds, something she hadn't done before in an international competition.10 Jul 1994 - 12:00am