World Championships 2015: Gold & silver for China in 20km walk

Hong Liu wins the women's 20km race walk, securing China's first gold medal of the World Athletics Championships in Beijing.

Lui crossed the line just ahead of fellow Chinese athlete Xiuzhi Lu, with both women receiving a rapturous round of applause from the home crowd.

Ukraine's Lyudmyla Olyanovska finished in third place to claim the bronze medal.

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