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Contender confirmed for world's tallest man

Posted on Wednesday, 15 April, 2009 | Comment icon 21 comments | News tip by: sarah snow


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When 27-year-old Zhao Liang underwent foot surgery at a Chinese hospital recently doctors discovered that he was four inches taller than the current world record holder for world's tallest man, Bao Xishun.

"A contender for world's tallest man underwent foot surgery at a Chinese hospital where doctors confirmed he is 10 centimetres (four inches) taller than the current title-holder, state press said Tuesday."

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Comment icon #12 Posted by Beckys_Mom on 15 April, 2009, 21:59
Goodness me....ohh dear........heh heh bet he misses those -- MIND YOUR HEAD.....signs LOL....bet he don't walk under low bridges either
Comment icon #13 Posted by Samuronin on 16 April, 2009, 5:41
He should try playing basketball
Comment icon #14 Posted by Faucheux on 16 April, 2009, 13:32
Goodness me....ohh dear........heh heh bet he misses those -- MIND YOUR HEAD.....signs LOL....bet he don't walk under low bridges either PSH! look who wasnt paying attention "Zhao's basketball career was cut short when he injured his foot 10 years ago and he remained unemployed until 2006"
Comment icon #15 Posted by Faucheux on 16 April, 2009, 13:34
He should try playing basketball sorry ment for Samuronin
Comment icon #16 Posted by Beckys_Mom on 16 April, 2009, 15:56
PSH! look who wasnt paying attention "Zhao's basketball career was cut short when he injured his foot 10 years ago and he remained unemployed until 2006" Come again??? LOL was this meant for me??
Comment icon #17 Posted by batjoker on 16 April, 2009, 17:35
Fine....fine, got to duck occasionaly for the ufos that go by, but fine..........fine don't you hate it when you get hit in the head by a plane
Comment icon #18 Posted by Beckys_Mom on 16 April, 2009, 18:06
don't you hate it when you get hit in the head by a plane
Comment icon #19 Posted by batjoker on 16 April, 2009, 18:53
back at you
Comment icon #20 Posted by Samuronin on 17 April, 2009, 3:05
PSH! look who wasnt paying attention "Zhao's basketball career was cut short when he injured his foot 10 years ago and he remained unemployed until 2006" Oppps sorry hehehe
Comment icon #21 Posted by tigger on 17 April, 2009, 5:01
i bet he get ask how the weather up there a lot more so how thin the air is....


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