Thursday, July 05, 2012

Lui Xiang Tries a comeback (going well so far)

Lui Xiang is a World Record Holder and Olympic Gold Medal winner in 2004 representing China  He runs the 110 Meter High Hurdles.  He became a hero in China.  Then, in Beijing Olympics, he had to pull out due to an injury.
Lui Xiang ( and the entire country was devistated.  Since then, Lui mounted a comeback, and was then hurt again.
He has done an amazing job of coming back a third time this year.  Earlier this year he won the World Championships in the 110 M in Oregon.
Once again, he goes to the Olympics with high expectations.  Good Luck.
Winning the gold in Athens

Headlines in 2008

Lui's shirt with his world record time.

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