A Chinese air-rifle athlete endured aggressive bullying after her disappointing finish at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: Handout A Chinese air-rifle athlete endured aggressive bullying after her disappointing finish at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: Handout
A Chinese air-rifle athlete endured aggressive bullying after her disappointing finish at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: Handout

Tokyo Olympics: Chinese athlete abused online after disappointing finish at Tokyo 2020

  • Wang Luyao failed to make the finals of the air-rifle event despite being a medal favourite
  • The woman received heavy abuse online; eventually censors stepped in to delete accounts

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
A Chinese air-rifle athlete endured aggressive bullying after her disappointing finish at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: Handout A Chinese air-rifle athlete endured aggressive bullying after her disappointing finish at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: Handout
A Chinese air-rifle athlete endured aggressive bullying after her disappointing finish at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: Handout
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