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Nationals embrace foreigners returning ‘home’

Overseas athletes of Chinese ancestry have made their debut at the National Games as China expands its talent search globally for future Olympians.

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Foreign coaches help China’s athletes to shine

A legion of foreign coaches has conquered cultural and acclimation difficulties to help Chinese athletes shine on the world stage.

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Phelps puts spotlight on cupping

Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps led American swimmers to a gold medal in the 4×100-meter relay, but what grabbed media attention and led to stories and photos around the globe were the purple and red circles on his back.

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