A Chinese kung fu master trains with his students at an academy in Qufu, Shandong province. Photo: AFP

The evolution of kung fu: from hired killers to soldiers, the mafia, and finally an esteemed sport

Looking back through the dynasties at how Chinese martial arts came to be

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A Chinese kung fu master trains with his students at an academy in Qufu, Shandong province. Photo: AFP
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