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Xinping LIANG
Sport Artistic Swimming
NOC China   
Born31 Jul 1994 in Huai'an, CHN
Height1.71 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport at age six in Jiangsu province, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
She was scouted by coach Tang Liyang.
Club / Team
Jiangsu Province: China
Name of coach
Wang Fang [club, national], CHN; Wang Jie [national], CHN
General Interest
Cosplay, spending time with her pets. (Weibo profile, 31 Dec 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, and winning gold at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest, Hungary. (2016.sohu.com, 21 Aug 2016; sports.qq.com, 22 Jul 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2015 she was named an Elite Athlete of International Class by the General Administration of Sport of China. (sport.gov.cn, 26 Jan 2015; szb.hynews.net, 29 Jul 2015)
To win gold at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (sohu.com, 30 Aug 2017; qzlo.com, 02 Jun 2018)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
2 2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Team 192.984
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
2 2019 Gwangju, KOR Free Routine Combination  
2 2019 Gwangju, KOR Team Free Routine  
2 2019 Gwangju, KOR Team Technical Routine  
1 2017 Budapest, HUN Free Routine Combination 96.100
2 2017 Budapest, HUN Team Technical Routine 94.216
2 2017 Budapest, HUN Team Free Routine 95.233
2 2015 Kazan, RUS Team Technical Routine 94.461 
2 2015 Kazan, RUS Free Routine Combination 96.200
2 2015 Kazan, RUS Team Free Routine 96.133
Asian Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2018 Jakarta, INA Team 186.939
1 2014 Incheon, KOR Team 185.722
1 2014 Incheon, KOR Free Routine Combination 94.967