from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A river, about 2,011 km (1,250 mi) long, rising in southeast China and flowing generally eastward to the South China Sea near Guangzhou.
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Mohtesham Ali Khan, who hails from Hyderabad, has won Silver Medal in the heavyweight category as the Gold Medal winner from China Xi Jiang was disqualified after dope test by the Musclemania competition officials as he tested positive.
The Pearl River is formed by convergence of Xi Jiang (the West River), the Bei Jiang (the North River), and the Dong Jiang (The East River).