Hongkong Issued Stamps on  Rio 2016 Paralympians

hongkong-rio-stampsA total of 24 athletes represented Hong Kong in September, across eight sports.The team’s performance resulted in a total of six medals, leaving Hong Kong 40th in the overall standings.The first of their two gold medals came in the BC4 boccia mixed individual event, where Leung Yuk Wing triumphed, while swimmer Tang Wai Lok topped the podium in the men’s S14 200 metres freestyle.Wheelchair fencing events would provide the Hong Kong team with two silvers and one bronze, with Ng Mui Wui completing their haul by earning bronze in the women’s S11 singles table tennis event.

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