Star Chinese swimmer Sun Yang has a good idea of what it's like to be iconic hurdler Liu Xiang now － minus the injuries, of course.
China's Olympic and world swimming champion Sun Yang attends a news conference at the 9th University Games of the People's Republic of China in Tianjin Municipality September 11, 2012.
Li Na donated money, books and stationery to the Light Love Family, a non-governmental education institution in Beijing that takes in street children and offers them accommodation free of charge.
Shenhua targeting Cristiano Ronaldo?
The last American man to win a Grand Slam and to hold the world No 1 ranking, Andy Roddick ended his tennis career on center court at the US Open on Wednesday after an enviable career that still might have left some fans wondering what if.
First there was Tiger Woods and Ernie (Els), then there was Tiger and Sergio (Garcia) and Tiger and Phil (Mickelson).
There was more disappointment at the Paralympics for South Africa's Oscar Pistorius after he was left trailing in the wake of Britain's Jonnie Peacock in the men's 100m final on Thursday.
Olympic champion Aries Merritt of the United States broke the world record in the 110 metres hurdles.
NBA basketball player Kevin Garnett of the Boston Celtics arrives in Harbin, Heilongjiang province on Sept 6. Garnet started his China tour on Sept 6. He will visit Zhengzhou, Chengdu and Shenzhen after Harbin.
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has published a communique insisting that money is not the reason he said he felt 'sad'.
Chinese hurdler Liu Xiang is expected to walk without assistance in early October, Chinese paper Shanghai Morning Post reported.
The wedding day for China's two-time badminton Olympic champion Lin Dan and his former teammate, Xie Xingfang, has been set for Sept 23.