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START BOOK published for the 2015 IWF Grand Prix

The Start Book of the IWF Grand Prix Fuzhou, CHN is now published on the IWF website. The competition will start with 63 athletes from 12 countries participating in the competition covering 4 continents with 26 Women and 37 Men.

World and Olympic Champions will compete at this Olympic Qualification Event. China brought a strong team:

LIAO Hui (CHN) Olympic Champion in 2008 and World Champion in 2009, 2013
LU Haojie (CHN) Silver Medallist at the 2012 Olympic Games
DING Jianjun (CHN) World Champion in 2009, Bronze Medallist in 2014
ZHANG Jie (CHN) World Champion in 2011 and several times Asian Champion
ZHONG Guoshun (CHN) World Champion in 2014
LI Ping (CHN) Several times World and Asian Champion
LI Yajun (CHN) World Champion in 2013

Strong results are also expected from the participating athletes such as:

YUFKIN Alexey (RUS) European Champion in 2009 and 2011
IRAWAN Eko Yuli (INA) Bronze Medallist at the 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games
SCARANTINO Mirco (ITA) European Junior Champion in 2013 and 2014
PETROV Sergey (RUS) Junior European Champion in 2014
KHOMYAKOV Dmitry (RUS) Junior World Champion in 2012 and European Champion in 2013
KINGUE MATAM Bernardin Ledoux (FRA) 2014 FISU World Champion
OZKAN KONAK Sibel (TUR) European Champion in 2015 Silver Medallist in 2010 and 2014 Worlds
DAENGSRI Nawaporn (THA) Youth World Champion in 2015
SUTANAN Kittima (THA) 2014 FISU World Champion

Some of the sessions will be LIVE on CNTV5, while others will be broadcasted with delay.

Monday 21.09 W 48kg A and W 53kg A 14:30 LIVE TV BROADCAST
Monday 21.09 M 56kg A and 62kg A 19:30 Delayed
Tuesday 22.09 W 58kg and W 63kg A 14:30 LIVE TV BROADCAST
Tuesday 22.09 M 69kg A and M 77kg A 19:00 LIVE TV BROADCAST
Wednesday 23.09 M 85kg A 15:00 LIVE TV BROADCAST
Wednesday 23.09 W 69kg A 17:30

Check out the START BOOK!