Plushenko undergoes successful knee surgery

2012-02-24 10:19:50

European figure skating champion Yevgeny Plushenko said he was feeling fine after undergoing knee surgery in Germany on Thursday.

Businesswoman makes the right call on Lin

2012-02-22 15:35:25

The rise of NBA sensation Jeremy Lin has not only brought him millions of fans overnight but potential fortune and wealth to some.

Lesson for Lin from the Ming Dynasty

2012-02-21 14:57:59

While the US, European and South Pacific edition cover stories were dominated to the ascent of Kim Jong-un. The entire front page in Asia was all about meteoric rise of NBA's latest basketball star Jeremy Lin.

Beckham takes How I Roll award with son

2012-02-20 15:04:00

David Beckham with his son Cruz accepts the That's How I Roll award at the Cartoon Network's Hall of Game Awards in Santa Monica, California.

Ding Junhui claims Welsh Open title

2012-02-20 11:54:36

Chinese snooker ace Ding Junhui won his fifth career ranking title on Sunday when he defeated world No 1 Mark Selby 9-6 in the final of the Welsh Open.

Liu looks to improve after Birmingham victory

2012-02-20 08:05:00

Despite beating archrival Dayron Robles in his season opening race in Birmingham on Saturday, China's star hurdler, Liu Xiang, and his coach believe things can still be improved for the crucial first three hurdles.

Liu Xiang wins men's 60m hurdles final

2012-02-19 01:35:22

Liu Xiang wins the men's 60m hurdles final at the Birmingham indoor tournament.

Liu Xiang beats Robles to win Birmingham indoor

2012-02-19 01:35:22

China's Liu Xiang beat arch rival Dayron Robles of Cuba in his personal best time of 7.41 seconds to win the men's 60m hurdles final at the Birmingham indoor tournament on Saturday.

Lin putting bounce back in US basketball

2012-02-18 05:01:08

What was totally unexpected was the dramatic entry on the sports and international scene of New York Knicks basketball player Jeremy Lin, a Chinese-American born in Palo Alto, California, to parents from Taiwan.

Lin can coexist with Anthony: 'The Pearl'

2012-02-17 17:30:36

Monroe, a Hall of Famer and member of the Knicks' last NBA championship team of 1973, is delighted by the emergence of the Chinese-American point guard and sees golden times ahead.

'Linsanity' a marketing dream in Asia

2012-02-17 16:55:05

As the first ripples of "Linsanity" hit Asia, ethnic Chinese-American Jeremy Lin's fairytale rise has marketing men rubbing their hands with glee.

Wang Zhizhi still the man teammates look to

2012-02-17 15:24:29

In 2010, Wang Zhizhi celebrated China's gold medal at the 2010 Asian Games at Guangzhou International Sports Arena. This weekend at the same venue, he will lead the South in the CBA All-Star Game.