Liu Chunhong of China lifts 158kg to set a world record in the women’s 69kg clean & jerk at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Photo: ReutersLiu Chunhong of China lifts 158kg to set a world record in the women’s 69kg clean & jerk at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Photo: Reuters
Liu Chunhong of China lifts 158kg to set a world record in the women’s 69kg clean & jerk at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Photo: Reuters

Weightlifting legend Liu Chunhong and two other China Olympic gold medallists caught in doping retests

Fellow 2008 champions Chen Xiexia, who won China’s first gold in Beijing, and Cao Lei also return positives

Topic |   Rio 2016 Olympic Games
Liu Chunhong of China lifts 158kg to set a world record in the women’s 69kg clean & jerk at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Photo: ReutersLiu Chunhong of China lifts 158kg to set a world record in the women’s 69kg clean & jerk at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Photo: Reuters
Liu Chunhong of China lifts 158kg to set a world record in the women’s 69kg clean & jerk at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. Photo: Reuters
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