World Champion Qiu Bo says overcoming his own self-doubts poses a greater challenge than Britain's Tom Daley.

Tom Daley's great rival Qiu Bo admits struggle with expectation

World Champion Qiu Bo says overcoming his own self-doubts poses a greater challenge than Britain's Tom Daley.

Qiu Bo  Qiu Bo's hard work and determination on the diving platform was on full display at the FINA Diving World Series earlier this year, where he earned the title with a historic 25 perfect 10's from the judges. He is the favorite for the gold medal in the 10-meter dive, but hometown hero Tom Daley will be there to challenge him.     Read more: http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/multimedia/photo_gallery/1207/olympics-global-athletes-to-watch/content.15.html#ixzz21hfPpq5H

Qiu Bo Qiu Bo's hard work and determination on the diving platform was on full display at the FINA Diving World Series earlier this year, where he earned the title with a historic 25 perfect 10's from the judges. He is the favorite for the gold medal in the 10-meter dive, but hometown hero Tom Daley will be there to challenge him. Read more: http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/multimedia/photo_gallery/1207/olympics-global-athletes-to-watch/content.15.html#ixzz21hfPpq5H

Qiu Bo, Chinese National Diving Team

Peter Pan is Not the Moon

Qiu Bo, Chinese National Diving Team

David Boudia and Qiu Bo

David Boudia Qiu Bo Photostream

David Boudia and Qiu Bo

Qiu Bo Curry House in Ulu Tiram, Johor 秋波咖喱之家

Qiu Bo Curry House in Ulu Tiram, Johor 秋波咖喱之家

Qiu Bo

Qiu Bo in Youth Olympics Day 8 - Diving

Qiu Bo Curry House in Ulu Tiram, Johor 秋波咖喱之家

Qiu Bo Curry House in Ulu Tiram, Johor 秋波咖喱之家

Twitter / danycarvajal: Qiu Bo le... #Londres2012 ...

Twitter / danycarvajal: Qiu Bo le... #Londres2012 ...

Qiu Bo from China competes during the men's 10-meter platform diving semi final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

Qiu Bo from China competes during the men's 10-meter platform diving semi final at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)

Wang Changgen from Sanjiang is 68 years old and diagnosed with late stage esophagus cancer. © Qiu Bo / Greenpeace

Wang Changgen from Sanjiang is 68 years old and diagnosed with late stage esophagus cancer. © Qiu Bo / Greenpeace

Qiu Bo (London 2012 Silver, Diving) comes from an impoverished family in China. Now, he's a top athlete and endorser. Image: Qiu Bo for Nike

Qiu Bo (London 2012 Silver, Diving) comes from an impoverished family in China. Now, he's a top athlete and endorser. Image: Qiu Bo for Nike

LIU XIANGJIAN, QIU BO HAI and CHEN YIJUAN

China tracks 'corrupt' fugitives to Britain

LIU XIANGJIAN, QIU BO HAI and CHEN YIJUAN

Rubbish is burnt in the sreet, Hangzhou Bay Economic Development Zone.  © Qiu Bo / Greenpeace

Rubbish is burnt in the sreet, Hangzhou Bay Economic Development Zone. © Qiu Bo / Greenpeace

Qiu Bo! My favorite diver at London 2012! Can't wait till the next Olympics!

Qiu Bo! My favorite diver at London 2012! Can't wait till the next Olympics!

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