Gao Yanneng is the toast of his school after passing his school entrance exams with flying colours. Photos: Weibo

One-legged Chinese student wins hearts of schoolmates and nation after 1,000m ‘run’

  • Gao Yanneng clocks three minutes and 50 seconds for a physical examination he was not required to complete
  • Teachers and principal of Majie No 1 Middle School in Luoping County extremely proud of the teenager
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Gao Yanneng is the toast of his school after passing his school entrance exams with flying colours. Photos: Weibo
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Wu Xiangdong sprints to the finish to become China’s top finisher at the Shanghai international half-marathon. He was later interviewed on TV. Photo: Sina.com

The runner with the runs: Chinese athlete suffers diarrhoea nightmare at Shanghai half-marathon

  • Wang Xiangdong manages to become China’s top finisher despite his predicament
  • Ethiopian runners complete a double by winning both the men’s and women’s races
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Wu Xiangdong sprints to the finish to become China’s top finisher at the Shanghai international half-marathon. He was later interviewed on TV. Photo: Sina.com
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