Jamaican star sprinter Usain Bolt was named Sportsman of the Year for the third time at the Laureus Sports Awards here on Monday, while Britain's heptathlete Jessica Ennis was chosen as the Sportswoman of the Year.
Deng Yaping answers questions from journalists during the National People's Congress (NPC) on March 3, 2010. Deng served one session of the NPC and three terms of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference.
Chinese swimmer Sun Yang (left) hugs his coach Zhu Zhigen in front of a media session before his training in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, on Monday. The pair appear to reunited after reportedly becoming embroiled in a dispute last month. Zhu voiced disapproval of Sun’s budding romance with a flight attendant at that time, but met firm resistance from Sun, who reportedly went so far as to ask the governing body to replace Zhu.
South Korean-born short-track skater Ahn Hyun-Soo, who moved to Russia just over a year ago to pursue his athletic career, hopes to bring his adopted country its first Olympic medal in the sport at next year's Winter Games in Sochi.