NBA commissioner David Stern is already hailing Jeremy Lin – the New York Knicks' Taiwanese-American point guard – as a sensation who might mean another boost to the league's appeal in Asia.
Didier Drogba could be reunited with former Chelsea teammate Nicolas Anelka after reports the Cote d'lvoire international may sign for Shanghai Shenhua earning €400,000 ($523,972) a week.
The reason why China lacks Laureus award-winning athletes is that Chinese are not competitive enough in some influential categories, said famous Chinese badminton player Lin Dan
Chinese skaters Liu Qiuhong won a silver medal in women's 1,000 meters in ISU World Cup Short Track Speed Skating here on Saturday.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) concluded it first-ever Chinese New Year Celebration by reaching 96 million cumulative viewers through the league's television and digital platforms in China.
17-year-old Hou Yifan made history by beating the legendary and almost invincible Judit Polgar of Hungary, the strongest female player of all time, in round seven of the Gibraltar tournament.
Soccer may be among the most popular sports in China, but when it comes to tapping the country's multi-billion-dollar sports market, it hasn't been scoring well.
Chinese table tennis stars will supply six from eight semi-finalists in the men's and women's singles.
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First National Ice Dragon-boat Race was held on Sunday in Yinchuan, the capital city of Northwest China's Ningxia Hui autonomous region.
Defending champion Ding Junhui showed his dissatisfaction to the Masters' schedules, which was always close to Chinese Lunar New Year, after his first round defeat to the British veteran Ronnie O'Sullivan at Alexandra Palace on Sunday.
China's leading women tennis ace Li Na and swimming world champion Sun Yang dominated the Best Athlete Awards at the National Stadium on Sunday.