Screenshot from the Chinese Olympic Committee's promotional video for their 777-strong squad for the Tokyo Games. Photo: COC Screenshot from the Chinese Olympic Committee's promotional video for their 777-strong squad for the Tokyo Games. Photo: COC
Screenshot from the Chinese Olympic Committee's promotional video for their 777-strong squad for the Tokyo Games. Photo: COC

Tokyo Olympics: China desperate to atone for Rio’s ‘worst Olympic flop’ even without star swimmer Sun Yang

  • China are sending a large squad of 777, including 431 athletes, as they look to improve from their third place in the medals table five years ago
  • Sun Yang is missing but the likes of swimmer Zhang Yufei, volleyball player Zhu Ting and others are expected to lead the way for the mainland squad

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Screenshot from the Chinese Olympic Committee's promotional video for their 777-strong squad for the Tokyo Games. Photo: COC Screenshot from the Chinese Olympic Committee's promotional video for their 777-strong squad for the Tokyo Games. Photo: COC
Screenshot from the Chinese Olympic Committee's promotional video for their 777-strong squad for the Tokyo Games. Photo: COC
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