Forbes: 19 of top 100 celebrities from sports

2011-05-19 09:13:25

Tiger Woods remains the biggest celebrity in the sports world.

Hurdler brings care to intelligence disabled children

2011-05-18 16:49:31

A number of famous athletes including Liu Xiang, US hurdler David Oliver and Jamaican 200m star Veronica Campbell-Brown took part in a charity event in a bid to bring fun of athletics and their care to the intelligence disabled children in Shanghai.

Maradona signs as coach of Dubai's Al Wasl

2011-05-16 21:39:01

Diego Maradona has signed a two-season contract to coach Dubai's Al Wasl, the club said on Monday.  "Al Wasl can now confirm soliciting the services of one of the greatest footballers of all time," the club said in a statement.

Liu Xiang eyes gold at London Olympic

2011-05-16 06:47:43

Chinese super star Liu Xiang said on Sunday that he will not be satisfied with only a medal at the 2012 London Olympic Games.

Liu Xiang stays low with his new technique

2011-05-15 11:18:43

The Dunlop Shanghai Golden Grand Prix on Sunday will be of special importance for Chinese 110 meter hurdler Liu Xiang.

Yao Ming sues sportswear company for infringements

2011-05-13 10:50:54

Star basketballer Yao Ming has filed a lawsuit against a local sportswear producer for name and portrait infringements, the Yao Team announced here on Thursday.

Fatigue the main factor behind Lakers letdown: Bryant

2011-05-12 16:25:18

Fatigue had been the biggest reason for the premature exit from the playoffs by the NBA champion Los Angeles Lakers, All-Star guard Kobe Bryant said on Wednesday.

Ronaldo, Casillas couples spotted at Madrid open final

2011-05-09 11:17:40

Cristiano Ronaldo and his model girlfriend Irina Shayk are spotted enjoying their time together at the Madrid Open final tennis match.

Soccer's David Beckham in car accident, unhurt

2011-05-08 07:28:06

Soccer star David Beckham was at the wheel of a Cadillac that struck another vehicle on a Los Angeles-area freeway, but he was not injured or cited in the collision, police said on Saturday.

Dutch club sign 1-year-old child on 10-year contract

2011-05-06 15:33:44

Dutch club VVV-Venlo have signed an 18-month-old toddler to a 10-year contract after seeing his amazing football skills on You Tube.

Paralyzed gymnast files harassment report

2011-05-06 11:05:54

A lawyer for Sang Lan, the paralyzed former Chinese gymnast, said Sang's legal team has filed a report with New York police about sexual harassment they suspect Sang was subject to while staying with her legal guardians during recovery.

Griffin unanimously voted NBA top rookie

2011-05-05 10:16:28

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin was named NBA Rookie of the Year on Wednesday as the first unanimous choice in 21 years.