Lang Ping and the Chinese national women's volleyball team arrive at the Ningbo Lishe International Airport for the 2013 China International Women's Volleyball Tournament in Beilun, Ningbo city, Zhejiang province, May 14, 2013.
The possible exit of wrestling from the Olympic games brings the United States, Iran and Russia together in hope to save the Olympic wrestling.
Lang Ping gives guidance to players during the first public training in Beijing, on May 10, 2013, after she took office as the head coach of the Chinese national women's volleyball team.
Beijing Guoan's prospects of qualifying for the last eight of the AFC Champions League will rest squarely on the club's trip to South Korea next week after the CSL side were held to a 0-0 draw by 10-man FC Seoul Tuesday night.
China's table tennis team receive training in preparation for the 52nd edition of the World Table Tennis Championships.
The level of Chinese table tennis players is so far above that of others that a non-Chinese winner at the current World Table Tennis Championships in Paris-Bercy is hardly conceivable.
China's 18-year-old girl Hu Limei took only 11 minutes to beat Haliti Ilirjana of Kosovo in the first round of qualifying at the World Table Tennis Championships on Monday.
China's badminton star Lin Dan has been given a wild card for this year's world championships to be held in Guangzhou in August, said the BWF on Thursday.
China's all-conquering table tennis has been expected to make another clean sweep of titles at the upcoming world championships, but their head coach said on Saturday that his top priority is to bring "joy" to French fans.
Defending champion Zhang Jike of China said here on Saturday that he is confident of retaining the title at the Paris world table tennis championships to be held from April 13-20.
China won the men's group title at the acrobatic gymnastics World Cup here on Saturday.
The Cuban women's volleyball team will travel to China Monday to compete in the traditional Spring Tournament, the sport's national representative Ariel Sainz announced Friday.