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Hui Ruoqi is a former female Chinese volleyball player. She is the Outside Hitter and the fifteenth Captain of China women's national volleyball team, and plays for Jiangsu, and retired in 2018.
On March 4, 1991, Hui was born in Dalian. Her parents are Hui Fei and Xu Xueyuan. She has a sister Hui Ruoxuan who is ten years her junior. Both of her parents were keen volleyball players when they were young.
Hui is the alumnus of Nanjing No.29 Middle School and Nanjing Normal University, and started playing volleyball in elementary school in Nanjing. In 2006, she was chosen for the Jiangsu professional team. In 2007, she was selected for the national team. She won the 2012 Summer Olympics Best Server award. She was part of the Team China that won gold at the 2016 Summer Olympics.