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Hong Kong: Olympic karate hopeful keeps sharp while in hospital with coronavirus01:22

Hong Kong: Olympic karate hopeful keeps sharp while in hospital with coronavirus

Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China, Tai Po
April 4, 2020 at 20:11 GMT -00:00 · Published

Olympic karate hopeful Jennifer Tsang Yee-ting isn't letting her hospitalisation due to the coronavirus get in the way of her training, as seen in footage filmed by the athlete on Saturday.

The Asian Games representative posted parts of her 90-minute workout on Facebook as she keeps her muscle strength and Olympic dream alive from the confined space of a hospital room in Tai Po, Hong Kong.

Known as JT by her friends, Tsang turned professional five years ago and currently competes in the Kumite under 50kg category, where she is currently ranked ninth in the world and looking towards Olympic qualification.

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics have been officially delayed due to the worldwide coronavirus outbreak. The games, which were due to be played this summer will now start on July 23rd, 2021.

Hong Kong: Olympic karate hopeful keeps sharp while in hospital with coronavirus01:22
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Olympic karate hopeful Jennifer Tsang Yee-ting isn't letting her hospitalisation due to the coronavirus get in the way of her training, as seen in footage filmed by the athlete on Saturday.

The Asian Games representative posted parts of her 90-minute workout on Facebook as she keeps her muscle strength and Olympic dream alive from the confined space of a hospital room in Tai Po, Hong Kong.

Known as JT by her friends, Tsang turned professional five years ago and currently competes in the Kumite under 50kg category, where she is currently ranked ninth in the world and looking towards Olympic qualification.

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics have been officially delayed due to the worldwide coronavirus outbreak. The games, which were due to be played this summer will now start on July 23rd, 2021.

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