Ni Zhiqin

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Ni Zhiqin
Medal record
Men's athletics
Representing  China
Asian Games
Silver medal – second place 1974 Tehran High jump

Ni Zhiqin (Chinese: 倪志钦; pinyin: Ní Zhìqīn; born 14 April 1942 in Quanzhou) often referred to as Ni Chih-Chin, is a retired Chinese high jumper.

He is known for breaking the world record with 2.29 m on 8 November 1970 in Changsha, but because PR China was not a member of the International Association of Athletics Federations at the time, his record was never ratified.

International competition

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
1963 GANEFO Jakarta, Indonesia 1st 2.01
1965 Chinese National Games Beijing, PR China 1st 2.15
1966 GANEFO Phnom Penh, Cambodia 1st 2.27
1974 Asian Games Teheran, Iran 2nd 2.15

References