China's Blind Football team minds set on gold

2012-08-17 16:33:31

China's Blind Football team attended a nine-month training camp in Fuzhou, Fujian province. After the training, a team of eight athletes, two goalkeepers, a guide member, and a coach were selected for the upcoming Paralympics.

Yao Ming in anti-poaching campaign in Africa

2012-08-17 15:52:44

Retired Chinese basketball great Yao Ming is on his first tour of Africa to shoot a documentary titled The End of Wild aimed at putting the lid on poaching.

Gaza Paralympians confident of success in London

2012-08-17 10:50:30

Wheelchair-bound Khamis Zaqout from Gaza, who lost the use of his legs while working on a building site in Israel two decades ago, is Palestine's best hope for a Paralympic medal in London this month.

Sailing races under way in Shandong

2012-08-16 20:41:29

The 2012 Hobie 16 Asian & Pacific Championships is now in full swing at the Weihai International Bathing Beach in East China’s Shandong province.

Athletes ready for the Paralympics

2012-08-16 15:11:44

China's athletes are busiy preparing for the upcoming 2012 London Paralympics.

NBA stars fuel basketball mania in China

2012-08-16 11:00:03

China sees an influx of big-name NBA stars on sponsor-backed visits every summer.

From Olympic rings to wedding rings

2012-08-15 14:20:35

From Olympic rings to wedding rings

Kobe Bryant visits China for charity event

2012-08-15 10:44:28

US basketball star Kobe Bryant poses for photos with Chinese actress Xu Qing, who is holding up Bryant's gold medal won at the London Olympic Games, at a charity dinner held by the China Soong Ching Ling Foundation in Shanghai.

China's blind football team heading for London Paralympics

2012-08-15 10:43:43

The London 2012 Paralympics is preparing to host the arrival of a sea of red and yellow shirts from China's participating Paralympics team.

Liu Xiang returns to China after surgery

2012-08-14 16:59:19

Liu Xiang is expected to be away from training for at least six months.

Maradona sniffs out coaching in China

2012-08-14 14:37:13

Maradona sniffs out coaching in China

'Super Dan' serves up autobiography

2012-08-14 14:33:49

'Super Dan' serves up autobiography