Wushu (sport)

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A typical wushu competeetion, here representit bi the 10t Aw-Cheenae Gemmes.
Also known asKung fu, Gong fu, CMA, WS
FocusStrikin, Grapplin, Throwin, Performance Martial Airt
Kintra o originFowkrepublic o Cheenae Cheenae
Famous practitionersJet Li, Wu Bin, Ray Park, Jon Foo, Wu Jing, Donnie Yen, Yuan Wen Qing, Cung Le, Alfred Hsing, Vincent Zhao, Dennis To, Liu Hailong
Olympic sportno
Traditional Chinese武術
Simplified Chinese武术
Leeteral meaninmartial arts

Wushu (simplifeed Cheenese: 武术; traditeeonal Cheenese: 武術) is baith an exhibeetion an a full-contact sport derived frae tradeetional Cheenese martial airts.[1][2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Kung Fu Fighting for Fans". Newsweek. 2010-02-18.
  2. Wren, Christopher (1983-09-11). "Of monks and martial arts". New York Times. Retrieved 2010-08-11.