Ge Manqi (right) is comforted by her teammate Liang Xiaojing after the women’s 4x100m relay final at the 2019 IAAF World Athletics Championships in Doha. Photo: Xinhua

China at the IAAF Athletics World Championships: the highs and lows of a mixed campaign ahead of the Tokyo Olympics

  • China captures three gold medals, its best performance since a four-gold haul in 1993 in Stuttgart
  • All nine medals come from the women and all are won in field events or race walking
Topic |   IAAF World Athletics Championships

TOP PICKS

Ge Manqi (right) is comforted by her teammate Liang Xiaojing after the women’s 4x100m relay final at the 2019 IAAF World Athletics Championships in Doha. Photo: Xinhua
READ FULL ARTICLE
China’s Gong Lijiao celebrates after winning the world title in Doha. Photo: Xinhua

IAAF World Athletics Championships: shot putter Gong takes third gold for China in Doha

  • The 30-year-old veteran eyes the Tokyo Olympics after winning her 13th title of year
  • China second in the medal table behind United States and can add silverware in men’s 20km race walk on Friday
Topic |   IAAF World Athletics Championships

TOP PICKS

China’s Gong Lijiao celebrates after winning the world title in Doha. Photo: Xinhua
READ FULL ARTICLE