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Aussie swimmer Mack Horton’s protest against Chinese rival and accused drug cheat Sun Yang could get super awkward for Gina Rinehart

Australian Mack Horton has sparked controversy at the swimming world championships in Korea, refusing to stand on the podium alongside Chinese opponent and accused drug cheat Sun Yang. Sun responded that Horton is guilty of “disrespecting China”, while the national manager of China’s swimming team has previously criticised the Aussie […]
Aussie swimmer Mack Horton’s protest against Chinese rival and accused drug cheat Sun Yang could get super awkward for Gina Rinehart
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Italy wins its first 1500 freestyle gold, as Mack Horton fades to fifth

Australia’s Mack Horton has missed out on a medal in the 1500m freestyle after going into the race as favourite with rival Sun Yang withdrawing. Italy’s Gregorio Paltrinieri set the early running, moving at world record pace before fading slightly in the final 100m to win 3 seconds behind the […]
Italy wins its first 1500 freestyle gold, as Mack Horton fades to fifth