IMAGE: China's Wu Minxia performs a dive during the women's 3m springboard final. Photograph: Jorge Silva/Reuters. China's Wu Minxia will make her bid to become the most decorated female Olympic diver at the Rio de Janeiro Games, fronting an attempt by her country to sweep all eight titles next month at the Maria Lenk Aquatics Centre. The 30-year-old, who equalled her former diving partner's Guo Jingjing's record of four gold medals at the 2012 Olympics, will lead China's 13-member team who ... Rediff.com, 4 days ago
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