Xian Dongmei

Xian Dongmei (simplified Chinese: 冼东妹; traditional Chinese: 冼東妹; pinyin: Xiǎn Dōngmèi; Jyutping: Sin2 Dung1 Mui6; born September 15, 1975 in Sihui, Zhaoqing, Guangdong) is a female Chinese Judo who competed in the 2004 Summer Olympics and the 2008 Summer Olympics.

Xian Dongmei
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Medal record
Women's Judo
Representing  China
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 2004 Athens -52kg
Gold medal – first place 2008 Beijing -52kg
Asian Games
Silver medal – second place 2002 Busan -52 kg
Asian Championships
Silver medal – second place 1995 New Delhi -52 kg
Silver medal – second place 2004 Almaty -52 kg
Bronze medal – third place 1993 Macau -52 kg

A Hakka born in Sihui,[1] she won the gold medal in the half-lightweight class in both the 2004 and 2008 Olympics.

Xian gave birth to a daughter only four months before beginning training for Beijing.


  1. ^ "Olympic champion Xian Dongmei Luo Yutong: "We are all Hakka"".