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Chinese athlete thought she was a woman. She’s not

by | 6th, March 2009

A Chinese athlete who won more than 40 medals has thrown most of them away after discovering she is not a woman. Gasp!

Xiao Nan (pictured, centre) won more than 40 medals as a women in student athletics events.

But after hospital tests confirmed that Xiao was actually a man (with male chromosomes and everything!), she chucked out all but 10 of them don’t ask us why she didn’t throw them all out, ’cause we don’t know. Maybe she’ll sell them on eBay one day.

“Being a champion was never a happy thing to me. Standing on the podium made me feel guilty, and I always thought the real

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