The Beijing 2022 Bid Committee has received venue certifications from all the seven winter sports federations, a Chinese sports official said on Monday.
The Chirstmas Eve saw a tight game between CBA leaders Liaoning and sixth-ranked Shanxi.
The growing public demand for reacreational winter sports driven by Beijing’s bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics will significantly boost tourism to the Chinese capital, said officials.
Brazil beats China at the 2014 International Tournament of Brasilia in Brasilia, capital of Brazil, Dec. 18, 2014.
An outdoor ice park has opened at Beijing's MasterCard Center, kicking off a series of winter sports to promote Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics.
Premier Li Keqiang will meet a host of celebrities in Belgrade on Thursday, but this will be more than just a routine diplomatic assignment.
Beijing's National Stadium, which is a popular venue for music concerts, will also be showcasing daredevil skiing air stunts at the end of the year.
The former China soccer chief has received a one-year reduction in his prison sentence for good behavior, a positive attitude and repenting his faults.
Emil Ulsletten, a snowboarder for Norway, finally realized the dream he has pursued since childhood when he won the championship of the Beijing stop of "Air & Style" – one of the most influential snowboarding events – at China's National Olympic Stadium on Dec 6.
Experts say less State control would help to achieve target for expansion
World number 3 Ding Junhui has been sent crashing down by Stephen Hendry's 18-year-old nephew James Cahill at the UK championship in York.
Two of the world's largest scale and most multifaceted events - the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games -- are coming to Rio de Janeiro in less than two years.