The State General Administration of Sport confirmed on Saturday that Greek Panagiotis Giannakis has been hired as coach of China's men's national basketball team.
Shanxi Zhongyu on Saturday confirmed that it had reached transferrence agreement with Beijing Enterprises Group Company Limited.
Expectations are high for Lang Ping to pull the Chinese team out of doldrums.
Shanxi Zhongyu of Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league was reported to have been bought by a Beijing enterprise.
China won three gold medals and a silver one on the first day of the FINA Diving World Series 2013, which kicked off here Friday.
A prolonged slump might finally be coming to an end though, as Lang Ping was appointed head coach of the Chinese women's national team for the second time.
Guangzhou Evergrande's head coach Marcello Lippi was sent to the stands for kicking a water bottle as his team suffered a 3-2 loss at the Urawa Red Diamonds on Wednesday evening.
The Shanghai Diamond League has enlisted four more big names in the track and field world, the event’s organizers said on Thursday.
Head coaches of Chinese women's volleyball team after the 1980s.
Chinese super league champion Guangzhou Evergrande on Wednesday advanced from Group F to the knockout stage of the Asian Champions League despite a 3-2 loss to Japanese team Urawa Reds.
Lang Pi, who led China's one Olympic win and two World Cup titles, was appointed as the head coach of Chinese women's volleyball team on Thursday.
China's Ding Junhui beat a late surge from Scottish veteran Alan McManus to win 10-5 at the first round of the World Snooker Championship on Wednesday.