China makes new Olympic breakthroughs in field sports

Updated 2016-08-18 00:44:06 Chinadaily

In the just-concluded Track and Field Day 4, Chinese athletes have broken their own records in both the men's pole vault and the women's discus throw. For the very first time, Xue Changrui has gained the 6th place in the men's pole vault final. Meanwhile, three Chinese discus throwers Su Xinyue, Feng Bin and Chen Yang have advanced into the women's final. The Track and Field games were suspended for a while due to heavy rain. Now it's time to take a closer look at their outstanding performances.

China makes new Olympic breakthroughs in field sports

Xue Changrui of China reacts in the men's pole vault final of the Rio 2016 Olympic at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Aug 15, 2016. Xue ranked the 6th in the final, while Brazil's Thiago Braz da Silva won the gold. [Photo/Xinhua]

China makes new Olympic breakthroughs in field sports

Xue Changrui of China competes in the men's pole vault final of the Rio 2016 Olympic at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Aug 15, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]

China makes new Olympic breakthroughs in field sports

Xue Changrui of China reacts in the men's pole vault final of the Rio 2016 Olympic at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Aug 15, 2016. [Photo/IC]

China makes new Olympic breakthroughs in field sports

Xue Changrui of China competes in the men's pole vault final of the Rio 2016 Olympic at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Aug 15, 2016. [Photo/IC]

China makes new Olympic breakthroughs in field sports

Xue Changrui of China competes in the men's pole vault final of the Rio 2016 Olympic at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Aug 15, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]

China makes new Olympic breakthroughs in field sports

Feng Bin of China competes during the discus throw qualifying round in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium, Rio de Janeiro on Aug 15. [Photo/IC]

China makes new Olympic breakthroughs in field sports

China's Feng Bin makes an attempt in the women's discus qualification of the 2016 Summer Olympics at the Olympic stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Aug 15, 2016. [Photo/IC]

China makes new Olympic breakthroughs in field sports

China's Chen Yang makes an attempt in the women's discus qualification during the 2016 Summer Olympics at the Olympic stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug 15, 2016. [Photo/IC]

China makes new Olympic breakthroughs in field sports

China's Chen Yang (center) and Feng Bin (right) leave to a dry part of the stadium as the women's discus qualification is delayed due to heavy rain during the 2016 Summer Olympics at the Olympic stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug 15, 2016. [Photo/IC]

 

 

 

 

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