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15 July 2015

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Shen Lijun

Chinese weightlifter Shen Lijun rallied in the clean and jerk to claim the men's 67kg gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics here on Sunday.

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Hou Zhihui

Chinese weightlifter Hou Zhihui set Olympic records to win the women's 49kg title at Tokyo 2020 here on Saturday.

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Tang Hongbo

Senior Colonel Tang Hongbo, a native of Hunan province, was picked for the Shenzhou XII crew in December 2019.

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"Father of Hybrid Rice" Yuan Longping

Having spent over five decades in hybrid rice research, the academician with the Chinese Academy of Engineering has helped China work a great wonder -- feeding nearly one-fifth of the world's population with less than 9 percent of the world's total l...

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Xiang Yanmei

Xiang Yanmei, a weightlifter born in Xiangxi, Hunan, won the women's 69kg weightlifting gold in the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

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Cao Yuan

Cao Yuan, born on 7 February 1995 in Changsha, Hunan, is a Chinese diver and an Olympic gold medalist. He won the gold in mens' 3m springboard at 2016 Rio Games.

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Long Qingquan

Long Qingquan, born December 3, 1990 in Longshan, Xiangxi, Hunan, is a male Chinese weightlifter.

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Sun Wenyan

Sun Wenyan, born on 27 December 1989 in Changsha, Hunan, is a Chinese competitor in synchronized swimming and an Olympic medalist.

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