Smith recounts stories collected regarding Zheng Manqing. Sources include Mrs. Zheng, Guo Qingfang (lightweight boxing champion of China), Tam Gibbs and Xu Yizhong (Zheng’s senior students), and Patrick Zheng (Zheng’s son). What is fact or fiction is unclear, but the stories add color to this master’s life, and solid entertainment.
SOURCE: Journal of Asian Martial Arts, Vol. 4 No. 3 (1995): 14 pages.