Angry Chinese Swimming Fans Are Trolling This Olympian’s Social Media

Warning: Don’t make Chinese swim fans mad.

On Saturday, Mack Horton won Australia’s first gold medal at the Rio Olympics in the men’s 400 meter freestyle.

On Saturday, Mack Horton won Australia’s first gold medal at the Rio Olympics in the men’s 400 meter freestyle.

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However, the 20-year-old swimmer’s win came after some juicy DRAMA in the pool.

However, the 20-year-old swimmer's win came after some juicy DRAMA in the pool.

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There has been some serious bad blood between him and Sun Yang, the Chinese swimmer who won silver in the final.

There has been some serious bad blood between him and Sun Yang, the Chinese swimmer who won silver in the final.

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At a training session earlier in the week, Horton accused Sun of splashing water in his face on purpose. “I didn’t respond because I don’t have time for drug cheats,” the Aussie told media.

At a training session earlier in the week, Horton accused Sun of splashing water in his face on purpose. "I didn't respond because I don't have time for drug cheats," the Aussie told media.

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