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.
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;...
Name: Cheng Fei
Born: 29 May, 1988 in Huangshi, Hubei province
Beijing entry: Women's gymnastics, vault/floor exercice and team event
'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...
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...
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'.