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Muay Thai champion finds learning to never give up is sport’s biggest prize
18 Jun 2019 - 2:18PM

Kwok Hoi-ling only took up the sport as a teenager to lose weight, but now has five major titles and is bidding to become world champion next month.

Muay Thai champion finds learning to never give up is sport’s biggest prize

Kwok Hoi-ling only took up the sport as a teenager to lose weight, but now has five major titles and is bidding to become world champion next month.

18 Jun 2019 - 2:18PM
How Muay Thai is helping Parkinson’s patients stand up to the disease
18 Jun 2019 - 2:17PM
Kung fu ‘master’ takes beating from Chinese taekwondo black belt
19 Jun 2019 - 6:17PM
How Muay Thai is helping Parkinson’s patients stand up to the disease

At the KF1 Gym in Hong Kong’s Mong Kok district, a unique initiative has seen a group of Parkinson’s patients take up Muay Thai. The sessions focus on four things Parkinson’s sufferers often lose: confidence, balance, fitness and spirit.

18 Jun 2019 - 2:17PM
Xu Xiaodong
Kung fu ‘master’ takes beating from Chinese taekwondo black belt

Tian Ye gets back in the ring after brutal humiliation at hands of MMA’s ‘Mad Dog’ – but Zhang Long toys with 56-year-old and laughs at his pathetic offence.

Tian Ye gets back in the ring after brutal humiliation at hands of MMA’s ‘Mad Dog’ – but Zhang Long toys with 56-year-old and laughs at his pathetic offence.

19 Jun 2019 - 6:17PM
Martial arts
‘Very dirty’: China demands apology for taekwondo fighter’s disqualification

Chinese team want referee banned for life after penalising Olympic champion Zheng Shuyin in world championships final against Britain’s Bianca Walkden.

Chinese team want referee banned for life after penalising Olympic champion Zheng Shuyin in world championships final against Britain’s Bianca Walkden.

18 Jun 2019 - 2:20PM
18 Jun 2019 - 2:21PM
Chinese mall brawl looks like scene from a martial arts movie
8 Mar 2019 - 2:54PM
Women’s self-defence: five lifesaving moves from Brazilian jiu-jitsu
8 Mar 2019 - 10:00AM
Three useful self-defence moves
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‘Very dirty’: China demands apology for taekwondo fighter’s disqualification
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Chinese mall brawl looks like scene from a martial arts movie
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