Houston Rockets' player Yao Ming (L) poses with a fan in the dressing room during an event to appreciate the fans' support, in Houston.
China's Zheng Jie on Tuesday defeated Romania's Sorana Cirsteain in the first round of the WTA and ATP Masters Miami hardcourt tournament.
John Terry acknowledged that he is not "everybody's cup of tea" and his reappointment as England captain is unpopular with some people.
Michel Platini was re-elected unopposed as president of European soccer's governing body at the UEFA Congress.
Finding San Francisco area residents who lack strong opinions of their World Series champion and their former star player proved no easy task on Monday.
Alberto Contador ignored speculation about a possible International Cycling Union (UCI) appeal against the decision to clear him of any doping offense.
Diving queen Guo Jingjing is now living a quiet and normal life, but her future career and marriage still draw great interest, Chen Xiangfeng reports
The Guangzhou Evergrande Football Club, host of the 2011 CSL is planning an unparalleled splendid opening gala with the grandest stars including a line-up of Brazil's former football star Ronaldo, mainland entertainers Fan Bingbing, Han Hong and Sun Nan and Hong Kong singer Charlene Choi of the Twins Band.
Quincy Douby was named the MVP of the CBA All-Star game on Sunday as he scored a game-high 44 points to lead the North past the South 115-114.
Asian football chief Mohamed bin Hammam confirmed Friday that he will challenge reigning FIFA president Sepp Blatter to run for the top job of the sport's world governing body.
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has yet to finish his work as the head of soccer's world governing body and is still full of energy ahead of the June elections and a possible fourth term, said the 75-year-old Swiss.
Joachim Loew will remain Germany coach until the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, the German football federation (DFB) said Tuesday.