Luo Xuejuan Sets a New Asian Record of Women's 100m Breast Stroke (20011115)Luo Xuejuan (R) of Zhejiang province is greeted by friend Qi Hui after winning the women's 100m breast stroke event at the 9th National Games in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, November 14, 2001. Luo broke the Asian record of 1minute 7.18 seconds set by herself by 1 minute 6.96 seconds.
Liu Chunhong Breaks 3 National Records in Weightlifting (20011115)Liu Chunhong of China's Shandong province lifts to win the title of the women's 69kg category weightlifting at the 9th National Games in Heshan, Guangdong province, Nobember 14, 2001. Liu broke 3 national records in the event with 122.5kg in snatch, 155kg in clean and jerk and 277.5kg in total.
Olympic Champion Cai Yalin Misses the Men's Shooting 10m Air Rifle Title (20011115)Sydney Olympic champion Cai Yalin is interviewed after losing the men's shooting 10m air rifle event of the 9th National Games in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, November 14, 2001. Cai ranked the 4th at 699.1 points.
Song Zhijuan Breaks Women's 58kg Weightlifting National Record (20011114)Chinese athlete Song Zhijuan wins the women's 58kg category weightlifting with a total of 250kg at the 9th National Games in Heshan, Guangdong Province, Tuesday, November 13, 2001. Song broke the national record in snatch with 115kg.
Wang Mingjuan Wins Women's 48kg Weightlifting Title (20011113)Wang Mingjuan of Hunan province lifts to win the title of the women's 48kg category of weightlifting at the 9th National Games in Heshan of Guangdong province Monday, November 9, 2001. Wang surpassed the world record of snatch with 97.5kg and also that of total with 210kg.
Jiang Yonghua Set a New Asia Record of Women's 500m Time Trial (20011113)Jiang Yonghua of Beijing rides on her way to take the title of the women's 500 meters time trial at the 9th National Games Monday in Longgang of China's east Guangdong province, November 12, 2001. Jiang broke the Asia record of the event with a time of 34.751 seconds.
Yu Cheng Breaks a National Record of Swimming (20011113)Yu Cheng of Zhejiang province strikes forward at the final of men's 400m freestyle swimming event of the 9th National Games Monday in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, November 12, 2001. Yu improved the national record with a time of 3 minutes 54.61 seconds.
Wang Yifu Wins the First Gold After the 9th National Games Opening Ceremony (20011113)Wang Yifu of Liaoning province, the Chinese athlete who has attended the most Olympic Games, wins the men's 10m air pistol 60-shot of the 9th National Games Monday in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, November 12, 2001. This was the first gold medal after the opening ceremony of 9th National Games. Since he won the shooting bronze in 1988 Olympic Games, Wang had participated in four consecutive Olympic Games, the first in the Chinese sport history.
9th National Games Opens in Guangzhou(20011112)Chinese President Jiang Zemin declared open the Ninth National Games at the Guangdong Olympic Stadium Sunday evening in Guangzhou.
China's National Games Open in Guangzhou in Vigor, Glamour (20011112)Chinese President Jiang Zemin declared open the 15-day Ninth National Games in a dynamic and colorful ceremony in the brand-new Guangdong Olympic Stadium Sunday evening.