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图片 | 2020年 12月 12日 星期六 02:33 BJT

China's pigeon fanciers race for fame and fortune

Pigeon owner Yu Yuguang, 57, blows a whistle as he feeds his racing pigeons in his pigeon loft in Shanghai, China November 22, 2020. In China, where pigeon racing has a long history, economic development has allowed the sport to spread beyond the ultra-wealthy. Today, thousands of pigeon fanciers are pouring their time and money into breeding champion hopefuls. REUTERS/Aly Song

Pigeon owner Yu Yuguang, 57, blows a whistle as he feeds his racing pigeons in his pigeon loft in Shanghai, Chmore

Pigeon owner Yu Yuguang, 57, blows a whistle as he feeds his racing pigeons in his pigeon loft in Shanghai, China November 22, 2020. In China, where pigeon racing has a long history, economic development has allowed the sport to spread beyond the ultra-wealthy. Today, thousands of pigeon fanciers are pouring their time and money into breeding champion hopefuls. REUTERS/Aly Song
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Racing pigeons are released from cages on the back of a truck for a 1000 km race in Langfang, Hebei province, China November 20, 2020. Picture taken November 20, 2020. Eight thousand of the birds were released into the winter sky in northern Hebei province, one of the many long-distance races holding out a promise of fame and fortune. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Racing pigeons are released from cages on the back of a truck for a 1000 km race in Langfang, Hebei province, more

Racing pigeons are released from cages on the back of a truck for a 1000 km race in Langfang, Hebei province, China November 20, 2020. Picture taken November 20, 2020. Eight thousand of the birds were released into the winter sky in northern Hebei province, one of the many long-distance races holding out a promise of fame and fortune. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Men look at a racing pigeon during an auction organized by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China November 27, 2020. Pigeons have been raised in China since at least the 1600s. But lately the ranks of hobbyists have swelled. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Men look at a racing pigeon during an auction organized by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China November 27,more

Men look at a racing pigeon during an auction organized by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China November 27, 2020. Pigeons have been raised in China since at least the 1600s. But lately the ranks of hobbyists have swelled. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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A man places a bid during an auction organized by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China November 27, 2020. The Chinese Pigeon Association counts around 400,000 members, dwarfing the number in Belgium where the sport first got its start. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A man places a bid during an auction organized by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China November 27, 2020. Thmore

A man places a bid during an auction organized by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China November 27, 2020. The Chinese Pigeon Association counts around 400,000 members, dwarfing the number in Belgium where the sport first got its start. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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A man looks at racing pigeons to be sold at an auction organized by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China November 27, 2020.  REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A man looks at racing pigeons to be sold at an auction organized by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China Novmore

A man looks at racing pigeons to be sold at an auction organized by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China November 27, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Racing pigeon breeder and trainer Zhao Zhiqiang (R) and his friend look at images of pigeons at his brother's loft in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December 2, 2020.  REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Racing pigeon breeder and trainer Zhao Zhiqiang (R) and his friend look at images of pigeons at his brother's more

Racing pigeon breeder and trainer Zhao Zhiqiang (R) and his friend look at images of pigeons at his brother's loft in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December 2, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Pigeon owner Yu Yuguang, 57, shows his pigeon that won a 1000 km race from Langfang, in his pigeon loft in Shanghai, China November 22, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song

Pigeon owner Yu Yuguang, 57, shows his pigeon that won a 1000 km race from Langfang, in his pigeon loft in Shamore

Pigeon owner Yu Yuguang, 57, shows his pigeon that won a 1000 km race from Langfang, in his pigeon loft in Shanghai, China November 22, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song
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A man holding a cage arrives at a registration centre to sign up racing pigeons for a 1000 km race from Langfang, in Shanghai, China November 17, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song

A man holding a cage arrives at a registration centre to sign up racing pigeons for a 1000 km race from Langfamore

A man holding a cage arrives at a registration centre to sign up racing pigeons for a 1000 km race from Langfang, in Shanghai, China November 17, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song
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Staff members move cages containing racing pigeons to prepare them for a 1000 km race from Langfang, at a registration centre in Shanghai, China November 17, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song

Staff members move cages containing racing pigeons to prepare them for a 1000 km race from Langfang, at a regimore

Staff members move cages containing racing pigeons to prepare them for a 1000 km race from Langfang, at a registration centre in Shanghai, China November 17, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song
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A staff member registers a racing pigeon into the system to prepare it for a 1000 km race from Langfang, at a registration centre in Shanghai, China November 17, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song

A staff member registers a racing pigeon into the system to prepare it for a 1000 km race from Langfang, at a more

A staff member registers a racing pigeon into the system to prepare it for a 1000 km race from Langfang, at a registration centre in Shanghai, China November 17, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song
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Staff members place racing pigeons in cages on the back of a truck to prepare them for a 1000 km race from Langfang, at a registration centre in Shanghai, China November 17, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song

Staff members place racing pigeons in cages on the back of a truck to prepare them for a 1000 km race from Lanmore

Staff members place racing pigeons in cages on the back of a truck to prepare them for a 1000 km race from Langfang, at a registration centre in Shanghai, China November 17, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song
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Staff members check documents on a car before a 1000 km pigeon race in Langfang, Hebei province, China November 20, 2020.  REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Staff members check documents on a car before a 1000 km pigeon race in Langfang, Hebei province, China Novembemore

Staff members check documents on a car before a 1000 km pigeon race in Langfang, Hebei province, China November 20, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A staff member stamps ink on the wing of a racing pigeon to prepare it for a 1000 km race from Langfang, at a registration centre in Shanghai, China November 17, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song

A staff member stamps ink on the wing of a racing pigeon to prepare it for a 1000 km race from Langfang, at a more

A staff member stamps ink on the wing of a racing pigeon to prepare it for a 1000 km race from Langfang, at a registration centre in Shanghai, China November 17, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song
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A racing pigeon flies in the loft of breeder Zhao Zhiqiang in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December 2, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A racing pigeon flies in the loft of breeder Zhao Zhiqiang in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December 2, 2020more

A racing pigeon flies in the loft of breeder Zhao Zhiqiang in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December 2, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Staff members set up a banner on a truck containing racing pigeons before a 1000 km race in Langfang, Hebei province, China November 20, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Staff members set up a banner on a truck containing racing pigeons before a 1000 km race in Langfang, Hebei prmore

Staff members set up a banner on a truck containing racing pigeons before a 1000 km race in Langfang, Hebei province, China November 20, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A staff member places a racing pigeon on the stage during an auction organized by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China November 27, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A staff member places a racing pigeon on the stage during an auction organized by a pigeon racing club in Beijmore

A staff member places a racing pigeon on the stage during an auction organized by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China November 27, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Racing pigeons sit in the loft of breeder Zhao Zhiqiang in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December 2, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Racing pigeons sit in the loft of breeder Zhao Zhiqiang in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December 2, 2020. Rmore

Racing pigeons sit in the loft of breeder Zhao Zhiqiang in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December 2, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Racing pigeon breeder and trainer Zhao Zhiqiang feeds his pigeons in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December 2, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Racing pigeon breeder and trainer Zhao Zhiqiang feeds his pigeons in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December more

Racing pigeon breeder and trainer Zhao Zhiqiang feeds his pigeons in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December 2, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People look at racing pigeons to be sold at an auction organised by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China November 27, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People look at racing pigeons to be sold at an auction organised by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China Novmore

People look at racing pigeons to be sold at an auction organised by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China November 27, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Racing pigeon breeder and trainer Zhao Zhiqiang climbs up to the loft that houses his pigeons in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December 2, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Racing pigeon breeder and trainer Zhao Zhiqiang climbs up to the loft that houses his pigeons in Taiyuan, Shanmore

Racing pigeon breeder and trainer Zhao Zhiqiang climbs up to the loft that houses his pigeons in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December 2, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Men line up to enter their racing pigeons into a 1000 km race from Langfang, at a registration centre in Shanghai, China November 17, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song

Men line up to enter their racing pigeons into a 1000 km race from Langfang, at a registration centre in Shangmore

Men line up to enter their racing pigeons into a 1000 km race from Langfang, at a registration centre in Shanghai, China November 17, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song
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A racing pigeon sits in a cage before an auction organised by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China November 27, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A racing pigeon sits in a cage before an auction organised by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China November more

A racing pigeon sits in a cage before an auction organised by a pigeon racing club in Beijing, China November 27, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Racing pigeons sit in the loft of breeder Zhao Zhiqiang in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December 2, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Racing pigeons sit in the loft of breeder Zhao Zhiqiang in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December 2, 2020. Rmore

Racing pigeons sit in the loft of breeder Zhao Zhiqiang in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, China December 2, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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