Lin Dan reaches All-England Open last 8

2015-03-06 11:31:15

Five times champion Lin Dan of China fought off tenacious challenge from teammate Tian Houwei to reach the last eight at the All-England Open championships here on Thursday.

Michael Phelps may compete at world meet

2015-03-06 11:26:46

Michael Phelps possibly could swim at the world championships in July if his ban is overturned by USA Swimming.

Lin returns to All England after 3-year absence as favorite

2015-03-04 08:58:30

Lin Dan can rest for as long as he likes, it doesn't matter. He's the favorite in whatever he enters, including the All England Open this week.

Michael Schumacher's son to drive in Formula 4

2015-03-02 20:01:12

Michael Schumacher's 15-year-old son Mick has signed a contract with Van Amersfoort Racing to drive in the Formula 4, a series for young talents.

Schools target LeBron's kid

2015-02-28 08:06:59

As a teenage basketball sensation, LeBron James went through the craziness of being recruited by universities. Now, he's living it as a dad.

Derrick Rose has successful knee surgery

2015-02-28 10:27:10

The Chicago Bulls general manager Gar Forman said Friday that the star point guard Derrick Rose's knee surgery was successful and he will miss about 4-6 weeks.

NBA goes global for its future

2015-02-16 23:26:17

Some call it the most exciting week of the National Basketball Association's (NBA) season because of the hordes of celebrities it draws.

Nadal experiences 'unforgettable' Rio Carnival in rain

2015-02-16 16:55:54

Rafael Nadal and David Ferrer enjoy what they described as "unforgettable" Carnaval festivities in Rio de Janeiro Sunday night, despite a heavy rain suddenly hit the marvelous city.

Li Na nominated in Laureus World Sports Awards

2015-02-11 20:00:29

Retired Chinese tennis queen Li Na has been nominated for sportswoman of the year in the Laureus World Sports Awards.

Vonn breaks into tears after Alpine combined at worlds

2015-02-10 09:59:46

Lindsey Vonn smiled and waved to the hometown crowd after finishing a run that didn't count.

David Beckham launches '7' fund for kids in danger

2015-02-09 21:44:34

Footballing legend David Beckham pledged to change the lives of millions of children on Monday as he launched "7", a new fund with UNICEF to protect the world's most vulnerable youngsters.

Figo charms soccer fans in Guangzhou

2015-02-04 17:07:12

Former Portugal forward Luis Figo kicks the ball as he attends a Figo Football Academy training session in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou, February 4, 2015.