Hsu Shu-ching (Chinese: 許淑淨; pinyin: Xǔ Shú Jìng; born 9 May 1991) is a Taiwanese weightlifter. She won a gold medal in the Women's 53 kg at the 2016 Summer Olympics. She also won a gold medal in the same event at the 2012 London Olympics, after the original gold medalist, Zulfiya Chinshanlo failed a doping retest. At the 2014 Asian Games, she set a world record in the same event, with a lift of 233 kg. Hsu announced her decision to retire from competition in June 2018, citing injuries sustained in the 2017 World Weightlifting Championships.
|Born||9 May 1991|
Lunbei, Yunlin, Taiwan
|Height||159 cm (5 ft 3 in)|
|Weight||52.5 kg (116 lb)|
|Country||Republic of China (Taiwan)|
|Achievements and titles|
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- Shan, Shelley (4 June 2018). "Weightlifter Hsu Shu-ching retiring from competition". Taipei Times. Retrieved 4 June 2018.
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- "Hsu lifts Taiwan's first Rio gold medal". Taipei Times. 9 August 2016. Retrieved 9 August 2016.
- Huang, Sunrise; Chen, Chao-fu; Wu, Lilian (23 September 2014). "Lin Tzu-chi comes a long way to taste gold". Central News Agency. Retrieved 23 September 2014.
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