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List of famous athletes from Hong Kong, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Hong Kong has seen some very talented athletes over the years, many of who have gone on to represent their country in the Olympics. These are some of the best Hong Kong athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Hong Kong and are aspiring to compete in sports professionally then these are people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular popular athlete from Hong Kong then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

Man Pei Tak and Paul Poon are included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Hong Kong athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Hong Kong?"

You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Hong Kong in order to get more information about each one.

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Alex Fong Lik-Sun is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Alex Fong Lik-Sun Alex Fong is a Hong Kong actor, singer and swimmer. He was nicknamed "Little Flying Fish" for his swimming achievements. As of 2005, Fong holds several Hong Kong swimming records. He ...more

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Darryl O'Young is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Darryl O'Young Darryl O'Young Yeuk-Hay is a Canadian-born Hong Kong racing driver.

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Kwok Kin Pong is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Kwok Kin Pong South China Athletic Association Kwok Kin Pong is a Hong Kong professional footballer playing for Hong Kong Premier League club South China AA. He can play as a defender or midfielder. As he resembles Hong Kong artist and ...more

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Au Yeung Yiu Chung is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Au Yeung Yiu Chung South China Athletic Association Au Yeung Yiu Chung is a Hong Kong football player who currently plays for Atlético Clube de Portugal in Segunda Liga. He is an attacking midfielder. He is renowned for his impressive ...more

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Li Hang Wui is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Li Hang Wui Kitchee Li Hang Wui is a Hong Kong footballer who plays as a defender for Sunray Cave JC Sun Hei. He was the captain of Hong Kong Olympic football team in 2007.

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Lau Nim Yat is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Lau Nim Yat TSW Pegasus FC Lau Nim Yat is a Hong Kong football player who plays as an attacking midfielder for Eastern Salon in Hong Kong First Division League.

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Tse Tak Him is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Tse Tak Him Hong Kong national football team Tse Tak Him is a Hong Kong football player who currently plays as a goalkeeper for the Hong Kong First Division club Citizen and is a member of the Hong Kong football team.

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Lee Wai Tong is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Lee Wai Tong Lee Wai Tong, also known as Li Huitang was a former Chinese international association football player and head coach. In his native country, he is often regarded as the greatest footballer to ...more

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Chan Man Fai is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Chan Man Fai Kitchee Chan Man Fai is a Hong Kong football player who currently plays for Hong Kong First Division side Kitchee and is a member of the Hong Kong Under-23 team.

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Cheng Lai Hin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Cheng Lai Hin Hong Kong national football team Cheng Lai Hin Michael, commonly known as Cheng Lai Hin, is a Hong Kong footballer who plays as a striker for Hong Kong Premier League club South China AA.

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Lee Kin Wo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Lee Kin Wo Eastern AA Lee Kin Wo is one of the most famous footballers in Hong Kong and his most usual position is right wing. He is voted as the Hong Kong Footballer of the Year for 3 times. His long hair is also a ...more

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Yeung Ching Kwong is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Yeung Ching Kwong TSW Pegasus FC Yeung Ching Kwong is a former Hong Kong professional football player. His usual position during his football career is centre midfielder. He is currently the assistant coach of South China.

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Chung Ho Yin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Chung Ho Yin Eastern AA Chung Ho Yin is a Hong Kong professional football player. He made his debut in first level game in Lai Sun's FA Cup match against Sing Tao on 6 April 1990. He was released by South China of Hong ...more

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Yip Chi Ho is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Yip Chi Ho South China Athletic Association Yip Chi Ho is a Hong Kong professional footballer who last played for Yuen Long as a midfielder. He moved to South China from Rangers after the end of the 2006-07 season and represented the team ...more

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Leung Tsz Chun is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Leung Tsz Chun TSW Pegasus FC Leung Tsz Chun is a Hong Kong footballer playing for the Hong Kong First Division club Eastern Salon as a striker and right-winger.

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Dermot Reeve is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Dermot Reeve Dermot Alexander Reeve OBE is an English former cricketer, best known as an unorthodox all-rounder and captain and, most recently, coach of the New Zealand side, Central Districts. Reeve played ...more

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Lo Chi Kwan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Lo Chi Kwan Xiangxue Sun Hei Lo Chi Kwan is a Hong Kong international football player, who currently plays his club football for Hong Kong First Division side Kitchee.

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Cordia Tsoi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Cordia Tsoi Cordia Tsoi is a short track speed skater.

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Tse Man Wing is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Tse Man Wing Xiangxue Sun Hei Tse Man Wing Chinese: 謝敏榮; Jyutping: ze⁶ man⁵ wing⁴, born 5 January 1983 in Hong Kong is a Hong Kong professional footballer who currently plays for Hong Kong First Division League club Eastern

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James Atkinson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
James Atkinson James John Atkinson is an international cricketer who has played two One Day Internationals for Hong Kong. A wicket-keeper, he has also represented Hong Kong at Under 19s level, and was selected ...more

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Roy Lamsam is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Roy Lamsam John Patrick Roy Lamsam is a Hong Kong cricketer who has played two One Day Internationals and four ICC Trophy matches between 1997 and 2008. He is a specialist batsman who has batted between ...more

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Wong Chun Yue is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Wong Chun Yue Wong Chun Yue is a Hong Kong professional football player who currently plays with Hong Kong First Division team Eastern AA. His usual position is right winger and he sometimes plays as a ...more

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Adderly Fong is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Adderly Fong Adderly Fong Cheun-yue, born March 2, 1990, is a Hong Kong racing driver. His career started in 2004. He is currently competing in the GP3 Series with Jenzer Motorsport and Audi R8 LMS Cup with ...more

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Cheung Chi Doy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Cheung Chi Doy Cheung Chi Doy is a Chinese former professional footballer. He played for Blackpool and the Republic of China. During the era, Republic of China team was represented by players from Hong Kong. ...more

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Lee Wai Lim is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Lee Wai Lim Hong Kong national football team Lee Wai Lim is a Hong Kong football player, who currently plays as a forward for Hong Kong Premier League club South China AA. He joined Tai Po FC in the 2003–04 season. He is the brother of TSW ...more

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Sham Kwok Fai is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Sham Kwok Fai Hong Kong national football team Sham Kwok Fai is a Hong Kong international footballer currently playing for Citizen AA in Hong Kong First Division League. He is the elder brother of Sham Kwok Keung, who currently plays for

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Leung Chun Pong is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Leung Chun Pong Hong Kong national football team Leung Chun Pong is a Hong Kong professional footballer who currently plays as a midfielder for Hong Kong Premier League club South China AA.

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Chu Siu Kei is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Chu Siu Kei Kitchee Chu Siu Kei is a Hong Kong footballer midfielder for Hong Kong and Kitchee.

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Lee Hong Lim is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Lee Hong Lim Hong Kong national football team Lee Hong Lim is a Hong Kong midfield football player, who currently plays for Hong Kong First Division League club South China mainly as a Left-winger. He is the brother of fellow Hong Kong ...more

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Lo Kwan Yee is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Lo Kwan Yee Hong Kong national football team Lo Kwan Yee is a professional footballer who currently plays as wingback or midfielder for Hong Kong side Kitchee. He is an attacking midfielder who can operate in central midfield or on the ...more

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Chan Siu Ki is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Chan Siu Ki Hong Kong national football team Chan Siu Ki is a Hong Kong footballer who plays as a striker for Hong Kong Premier League club South China. He is the all-time top scorer for the Hong Kong national football team with 34 goals. ...more

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Lee Chi Ho is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Lee Chi Ho Hong Kong national football team Lee Chi Ho is a Hong Kong professional football player playing for Hong Kong First Division League team South China. His usual position is right defender and he sometimes plays as a central ...more

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Cheng Siu Wai is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Cheng Siu Wai South China Athletic Association Cheng Siu Wai is a Hong Kong professional football player playing for Hong Kong First Division League club Eastern Salon. His usual position is striker. His shirt name is Henry.

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Cheung Kin Fung is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Cheung Kin Fung TSW Pegasus FC Cheung Kin-fung is a Hong Kong football player who is currently playing for Kitchee. He usually plays as a left-back.

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Man Pei Tak is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Man Pei Tak South China Athletic Association Man Pei Tak is a Hong Kong football player. He plays the defender position. He currently plays for Hong Kong First Division League club Eastern after spending 7 seasons at South China. He has ...more

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Chan Wai Ho is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Chan Wai Ho Hong Kong national football team Chan Wai Ho is a centre-back currently playing for Hong Kong Premier League club South China AA. He plays for Hong Kong national football team since 2000, and was a member of the Hong Kong East ...more

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Lam Ka Wai is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Lam Ka Wai Hong Kong national football team Lam Ka Wai is a Hong Kong professional footballer who currently plays as a midfielder for Kitchee in Hong Kong First Division League. He is one of the best of Hong Kong's next generation of ...more

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Wong Chin Hung is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Wong Chin Hung South China Athletic Association Wong Chin Hung is a professional footballer who plays for Hong Kong First Division League side Eastern Salon. His usual position is on the left of defence. He was transferred to South China ...more

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Au Wai Lun is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Au Wai Lun Eastern AA Au Wai Lun is a retired Hong Kong professional football player. He announced his retirement after unable to making a contract renewal with his last club South China in Hong Kong First Division ...more

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Chan Ka Chun is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Chan Ka Chun Kitchee Chan Ka Chun is a Hong Kong football player playing for Hong Kong First Division League side Tai Chung. His usual position is central defender. Before the start of the 2007–08 season, he was ...more

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Lam Hok Hei is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Lam Hok Hei Lam Hok Hei is a Hong Kong professional football player who plays for Hong Kong side Biu Chun Rangers. His position is forward. Former Hong Kong head coach Lai Sun Cheung described Lam Hok Hei ...more

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Fan Chun Yip is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Fan Chun Yip South China Athletic Association Fan Chun Yip, with the nickname "Piggy", is a retired goalkeeper and goalkeeping coach for South China, was in the squad of the Hong Kong national football team as a captain, and now ...more

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Lai Man Fei is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Lai Man Fei South China Athletic Association Lai Man Fei is a Hong Kong football player and he played for Hong Kong First Division League side TSW Pegasus. His usual position is central defender. He joined South China reserve team in 2006 ...more

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Poon Yiu Cheuk is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Poon Yiu Cheuk South China Athletic Association Poon Yiu Cheuk is a retired Hong Kong professional football left-back.

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Chan Yiu Lun is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Chan Yiu Lun Fourway Athletics Chan Yiu Lun is a Hong Kong footballer who currently plays as a winger for Sun Hei. Chan is good at managing the free-kick and long pass. In the East Asia Football Championship held in Taipei in ...more

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Michael Luk is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Michael Luk Xiangxue Sun Hei Michael Chi Ho Luk is a Hong Kong footballer. He is playing for Hong Kong Premier League side Eastern Sports Club as a Midfielder. He also holds a Canadian passport.

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Szeto Man Chun is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Szeto Man Chun Eastern AA Szeto Man Chun is a Hong Kong professional football midfielder playing for Hoi Fan.

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Lee Wai Lun is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Lee Wai Lun TSW Pegasus FC Lee Wai Lun is a retired Hong Kong footballer who last played as a defender for Hong Kong First Division side Sun Pegasus. He was a member of Hong Kong national football team.

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Lau Ka Shing is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Lau Ka Shing TSW Pegasus FC Lau Ka Shing is a professional footballer who last played for Happy Valley. He previously played in the Hong Kong First Division League for Fourway Rangers. His position is Forward.

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Leslie Santos is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Athletes from Hong Kong
Leslie Santos Xiangxue Sun Hei Leslie George Santos, born 20 July 1967, is a former football who was one of the best attacking midfielder players in Hong Kong football history. He is of Portuguese and British heritage.