Heartbreaking news: The 49-year-old professional billiard player said she intends to fight the disease with the same resolve she showed in her sport, according to American Poolplayers Association.
Iran’s sole female Olympic medalist has permanently left home for Europe.
In an Instagram post over the weekend, Kimia Alizadeh claimed that officials in the country have oppressed her along with millions of other women, exploiting her “whenever they saw fit.”
Hong Kong Sports Institute Athlete Angie Lam On-ki’s dream of becoming the fastest female sprinter came true when she clocked in at 11.62 seconds, beating the record set in 1994.
The 27-year-old beat the original 100 meter sprint time of 11.73 seconds set by Chan Sau-ying’s 25-year-old record at the Asian Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar.
Meet Awano Kisaragi, a motorsports model who became a professional drifter who launched a campaign to help crowdfund her race entries, maintenance for her car and travel expenses.