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Australia v/s China: Swimmer Mack Horton refused to share podium with rival Sun Yang

R Sinduja

News Editor

Australian swimmer and Olympic gold medalist Mack Horton refused to share a podium with Chinese rival Sun Yang, whom Horton has long accused of being a 'drug cheat'. Sun stood at 1st place and won gold in the 400 m freestyle at the World Aquatics Championships in South Korea. Later, Horton refused to share the medal podium with Sun. He declined to shake hands with Sun or pose for photos with him.