Chinese defender confident to face Sinclair

2015-06-04 10:36:43

For Chinese defender Li Jiayue, Canada's talismanic striker Christine Sinclair is not as indomitable as touted.

NBA-style court set for Shenzhen

2015-06-03 21:11:33

An NBA-style public basketball court is to be built in Shenzhen to promote the sport within local communities, according to the National Basketball Association.

IOC: Key elements in place in Beijing for 2022 Olympic Winter Games

2015-06-01 20:40:48

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Evaluation Commission on Monday released a comprehensive assessment report highlighting the opportunities and challenges associated with hosting the Olympic Winter Games in 2022 in both candidate cities, Almaty (Kazakhstan) and Beijing (China).

Chinese sprinter cracks 10-second barrier

2015-06-01 07:24:56

A young Chinese sprinter who broke the 10-second mark in a 100m race in the United States has rekindled the Chinese public's enthusiasm for track and field.

Happy 10k run fuels up the running passion in Beijing

2015-05-31 14:51:10

Over 5,000 running enthusiasts gathered for the 2015 Happy 10k, a running event held for amateur runners at Beijing Olympic Forest Park on Sunday.

China win title after beating South Korea 3-0 in Asian Women's Volleyball Championship

2015-05-29 10:32:34

China defeated South Korea 3-0 in the final to lift their Asian Women' s Volleyball Championship title for the 13th time here on Thursday.

Chinese rifle shooters shine at Munich World Cup

2015-05-29 10:32:02

Olympic champions Zhu Qinan and Yi Siling each won a gold medal for China at the shooting World Cup here on Thursday.

10 songs to promote Beijing Winter Games bid released

2015-05-28 14:28:38

Ten songs composed for Beijing's 2022 Olympic Winter Games bidding campaign are released, starring big names like pop singer David Zee Tao.

China expected to reach World Cup knockout stage: former goalie Gao

2015-05-24 16:07:10

Former Chinese women's soccer team goalkeeper Gao Hong believes that the new team are able to reach the knockout stage at the FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada this June.

Hurdler Liu Xiang's marriage in turmoil: media

2015-05-24 08:58:46

Retired star hurdler Liu Xiang and his wife have declined to respond to speculations that their marriage is in trouble or that they may have separated.

Air quality improved in Beijing ahead of Olympic vote

2015-05-22 16:27:01

Beijing's air quality has been improved as the vote to decide 2022 Winter Olympics host is less than three months away.

Dongguan set to stage more int'l events

2015-05-21 07:46:51

As an international manufacturing hub, the South China city of Dongguan has reinvented itself as a major sports events destination as well as a livable metropolis after hosting the 2015 Sudirman Cup.