Li Ling (shot putter)

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This is a Chinese name; the family name is Li.
Not to be confused with Li Ling (pole vault). ‹See Tfd›
Li Ling
Personal information
Born (1985-02-07) February 7, 1985 (age 29)
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Weight 110 kg (240 lb)
Sport
Country  China
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Shot Put
Coached by

Cong Yuzhen

Kirsten Hellier
Updated on 6 August 2012.

Li Ling (Chinese: 李玲; pinyin: Lǐ Líng; born 7 February 1985) is a Chinese shot putter. Her personal best throw is 19.38 metres, achieved at the 2007 World Championships in Osaka.

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  China
2004 Asian Junior Championships Ipoh, Malaysia 1st 16.08 m
2005 Asian Championships Incheon, South Korea 3rd 18.04 m
Asian Indoor Games Bangkok, Thailand 1st 18.20 m
2006 World Indoor Championships Moscow, Russia 13th (q) 16.94 m
World Cup Athens, Greece 5th 19.05 m
Asian Games Doha, Qatar 1st 18.42 m
2007 World Championships Osaka, Japan 4th 19.38 m
2008 World Indoor Championships Valencia, Spain 13th (q) 17.76 m
Olympic Games Beijing, China 14th 17.94 m
2009 East Asian Games Hong Kong 1st 17.95 m
2010 Asian Games Guangzhou, China 1st 19.94 m
2011 World Championships Daegu, South Korea 4th 19.71 m
2012 Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 4th 19.63 m
2013 World Championships Moscow, Russia 6th 18.39 m

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