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Mack Horton refuses to share podium with Chinese winner - video

30 days ago   |   By The Guardian

Australian swimmer Mack Horton has protested against the world swimming 400m freestyle title which was won by China's Sun Yang. Olympic champion Horton refused to shake hands with Sun or stand on the podium after being relegated to silver by the controversial Chinese star at the 2019 world aquatics championships in South Korea. Horton had previously said he was unhappy that the Chinese swimmer was allowed to compete ahead of a court of arbitration for sport hearing over charges of smashing vials of his blood in a clash with testers.
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Chinese swimmer Sun Yang slams Australian swimmer Mack Horton's refusal to stand with him on podium

Chinese swimmer Sun Yang slams Australian swimmer Mack Horton's refusal to stand with him on podium

30 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

Australian swimmer Mack Horton has been criticised for refusing to stand alongside Chinese swimmer Sun Yang in a defiant protest at the world championships in South Korea.
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