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Monday, August 29, 2016, 11:00

Star magic as Olympic fever grips HK

By Luis Liu in Hong Kong
Star magic as Olympic fever grips HK
Internet sensation Fu Yuanhui keeps her upbeat and amicable personality, winning over a vast number of fans wherever she goes in town.  (Roy Liu / China Daily)

Star magic as Olympic fever grips HK
Lang Ping (first row, left), head coach of the national women’s volleyball team, and team members meet young Hong Kong residents at Olympian City on Sunday. (Photo provided to China Daily)

Olympic fever gripped Hong Kong on Sunday as the stars of the national Olympic team captivated thousands of local sports fans with magnificent performances and friendly matches, displaying their prowess and sharing their joy with residents on the second day of an action-packed three-day courtesy visit to the Hong Kong SAR.

And, hundreds of fans erupted into a thunderous applause as the 12 members of the national women’s volleyball team and their legendary coach Lang Ping turned up at a shopping mall in Kowloon West in the morning. They then played a few games with a group of about 200 children.

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