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How Sun Yang caught up with Chad le Clos to claim gold in the 200m freestyle - The Guardian

It was only in the last 25 metres that Sun Yang was able to overtake Chad le Clos, who had an astonishing start. 1:44.65. +0.55. +0.58. +0.84. +0.93. +1.19. +1.25. +1.26. 50m 200m Sun - CHN Sun - CHN Sun CHN Sun CHN Sun CHN Sun CHN Sun CHN Sun ...and more »

Mack Horton fires shot at 'drug cheat' Sun Yang ahead of 400M final - dailytelegraph.com.au

MACK Horton ignited a major feud with Chinese doper Sun Yang ahead of today's Olympic 400m freestyle final as Australia set the stage for a potential golden double to start their campaign. Australia's women's 4x100m freestyle relay team broke their own ...and more »

China harvests two golds in third matchday at Rio Games - Xinhua

By Sportswriter Wang Jimin. RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug. 8 (Xinhua) -- China continued their gold rush on the third matchday at the Rio Olympics as star swimmer Sun Yang and divers Lin Yue/Chen Aisen won two gold medals on Monday. Sun clinched his third ...and more »

See you in the pool, China! Aussie swimmers stare down Chinese champ Sun Yang on the bus in Rio after he 'taunted ... - Daily Mail

Chinese Olympic champion Sun Yang was pictured in deep conversation with Australian swimmers after he taunted 400m rival Mack Horton in the competition pool in Rio. Yang was seen on the athlete's bus on the way to the Olympic Village speaking with ...and more »

Mack Horton speaks out after golden swim as unrest poisons Rio pool - The Guardian

Fear and loathing in the Olympic pool is nothing new. There will always be world record-breakers who impress some, intimidate others and occasionally raise eyebrows. By any standards, though, Rio is witnessing something significant: trust is in shorter ...and more »

Chinese champ 'pees purple' says beaten Frenchman - The Local.fr

A French swimmer who suffered Olympics disappointment has lashed out at a Chinese champion saying he "pisses purple" in a reference to doping allegations. French swimmer Camille Lacourt waded into the Olympic doping controversy on Monday casting ...and more »

Rio Olympics: Why Mack Horton's cheat call is not fair on Chinese rival - The Australian

Share this article. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. Rio Olympics: Why Mack Horton's cheat call is not fair on Chinese rival. China''s Sun Yang in the 200m freestyle heats yesterday. Chip Le Grand. Victorian Chief Reporter. https://plus.google ...and more »

Swimmer Mack Horton's social media accounts flooded by angry Chinese fans - The Guardian

Australian gold medal-winning swimmer Mack Horton has come under sustained fire on social media after his gold medal-winning performance on day one of the Rio Olympics, following comments he made about his rival, Sun Yang. The Chinese swimming ...and more »

Australia is the biggest hurter of China's feelings of the moment - Quartz

After Sweden, the US, the Philippines, and South Korea (paywall), the latest country to hurt China's feelings is Australia. China's state media and netizens have been hurling a wide range of abuse at Australia, after Australian swimmer Mack Horton beat ...and more »

Rio 2016: Gold medal winner Mack Horton trolled online after calling out 'drug cheat' Sun Yang - ABC Online

Mack Horton has become the target of online trolls just hours after taking the gold medal in the men's 400 metres freestyle final over comments he made calling Chinese runner up Sun Yang out as a "drug cheat". Horton delivered Australia its first gold ...and more »