European figure skating champion Yevgeny Plushenko said he was feeling fine after undergoing knee surgery in Germany on Thursday.
The rise of NBA sensation Jeremy Lin has not only brought him millions of fans overnight but potential fortune and wealth to some.
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.
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.
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.
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 the men's 60m hurdles final at the Birmingham indoor tournament.
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.
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.
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.
As the first ripples of "Linsanity" hit Asia, ethnic Chinese-American Jeremy Lin's fairytale rise has marketing men rubbing their hands with glee.
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.