wushu


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wu·shu

also wu shu  (wo͞o′sho͞o′)
n.
The Chinese martial arts.

[Mandarin wǔ shù : , martial (from Middle Chinese ʋuə̆´) + shù, skill, art (from Middle Chinese ʂɦyt).]

wushu

(ˈwuːʃuː)
n
(Martial Arts (other than Judo & Karate) & Combat Sports) a general term for Chinese martial arts
[from Chinese military + shú art]
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LAHORE -- Mian Masood Ahmad and Major Mobin Shahid were elected President and Secretary of Pakistan Wushu Federation at a general council meeting here on Friday.
ANKARA, September 14, 2011 (TUR) -- International Olympic Committee (IOC) Vice-President, Yu Zaiqing, inspected the Ankara Sports Hall prior to the 11th World Wushu Championships which will take place between October 6 and 15.
TUNIS, June 6, 2010 (TAP) - The 4th Tunisian-Chinese Friendship Kung-Fu Wushu Cup was held on Sunday at El Menzah, with the participation of 200 athletes from 25 Tunisian sports associations.
Stefan Parkes from Glendower Road, Perry Barr has proved a hit at the art of Wushu, a balletic form of Kung Fu made famous in films such as House of Flying Daggers.
No wonder the Tianjin University's Wushu team are so eager to show the West more than 40 little known forms of martial arts widely practised in their homeland.
Contract awarded for Cca - wushu training programme for edgefield secondary school (2018/2019)
Iranian teams in 8 fields of judo, archery, fencing, taekwondo, volleyball, weight lifting, wushu and badminton have attended the competitions.
It was the first gold of the Philippines in wushu after Daniel Parantac, who won the gold in the last two editions of the regional games, faltered in all of his events this year.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 1 August 2017: The Minister of Youth and Sports Khaled Abdel Aziz congratulated Sherif Mostafa, president of Egyptian Wushu Kung Fu Federation, after the national team won the sixth African Wushu Kung Fu Championship held in Benin.
LAHORE -- The Inter-Provincial sports competitions are going to begin across the country from December 15 and Sports Board Punjab (SBP) will organize wushu and athletics competition here.
Rookies Divine Wally of Baguio City and Arnel Mandal of Iloilo City, both products of the Philippine National Games, upended their respective opponents on the final day to bring home gold medals from the biennial 13th World Wushu Championships in Jakarta, Indonesia.