Gold medallist Cheng Kwok Fai (centre) of Hong Kong,  with silver medallist Phonoppharat Natthaphong (left) of Thailand and bronze winner Shi Chuankun of China at the award ceremony of the mistral men's windsurfing event. Photo: Xinhua Gold medallist Cheng Kwok Fai (centre) of Hong Kong,  with silver medallist Phonoppharat Natthaphong (left) of Thailand and bronze winner Shi Chuankun of China at the award ceremony of the mistral men's windsurfing event. Photo: Xinhua
Gold medallist Cheng Kwok Fai (centre) of Hong Kong, with silver medallist Phonoppharat Natthaphong (left) of Thailand and bronze winner Shi Chuankun of China at the award ceremony of the mistral men's windsurfing event. Photo: Xinhua

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Gold medallist Cheng Kwok Fai (centre) of Hong Kong,  with silver medallist Phonoppharat Natthaphong (left) of Thailand and bronze winner Shi Chuankun of China at the award ceremony of the mistral men's windsurfing event. Photo: Xinhua Gold medallist Cheng Kwok Fai (centre) of Hong Kong,  with silver medallist Phonoppharat Natthaphong (left) of Thailand and bronze winner Shi Chuankun of China at the award ceremony of the mistral men's windsurfing event. Photo: Xinhua
Gold medallist Cheng Kwok Fai (centre) of Hong Kong, with silver medallist Phonoppharat Natthaphong (left) of Thailand and bronze winner Shi Chuankun of China at the award ceremony of the mistral men's windsurfing event. Photo: Xinhua
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