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Athletes

Han
Wang
People's Republic of ChinaPeople's Republic of China, CHN
Female
Diving

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
24 January 1991
Height
163 cm
Weight
56 kg
Residence
Beijing, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began gymnastics in 1995 and joined Hebei province diving team in 2000.
Why this sport?
Diving coach Zhang Fang thought Wang had a lot of similarities to Chinese diving gold medallist Guo Jingjing, and encouraged her to take up diving from gymnastics.
Club / Team
Hebei Province: China
Name of coach
Li Fang [club], CHN

International Debut

Year
2009
Competing for
China
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Rome, ITA

General Interest

Nicknames
Cherry (sports.enorth.com.cn, 21 Aug 2011)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal with partner Yang Hao in the mixed 3m synchronised springboard at the 2015 World Championships in Kazan, Russian Federation. (bd.hebnews.cn, 05 Aug 2015; Weibo profile, 06 Dec 2017)
Hero / Idol
Chinese diver Guo Jingjing. (sports.enorth.com.cn, 21 Aug 2011)