1NEWS – Get to know Wang Shixian, a beautiful angel who is the source of the strength of Chinese badminton, Chen Long.
Chen Long is one proof that age is not a barrier to being able to compete on the world stage.
Even though he is 32 years old, Chen Long’s ability is still a frightening specter for his rivals who are much younger.
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Not long ago, Chen Long managed to bring home a silver medal in the badminton men’s singles sector at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
This achievement is Chen Long’s third medal at the Olympics, after previously winning bronze in the 2012 London edition and gold in the 2016 Rio edition.
His appearance in Tokyo was the fifth and last time for Chen Long to participate in the quadrennial event.
Success shines into old age, Chen Long shares his secret and mentions his wife, Wang Shixian as his biggest secret being able to compete at the top level.
Wang Shixian is a former badminton athlete who was ranked number one in the world, so she really understands her husband’s struggles.