Ma Qinghua, a 24 year-old man from Shanghai, will represent the Spanish team HRT for F1's 2013 racing season, the team announced at a press conference in Shanghai on Tuesday afternoon.
French striker Nicolas Anelka was among the first big-name players to join when he signed with Shanghai Shenhua before the league started.
Chinese 16-year-old swimming star Ye Shiwen claimed her second gold medal as the FINA short course swimming Beijing World Cup Saturday as the Olympic double winner won the women's 400m individual medley.
Fines for Chinese badminton player Lin Dan could amount to $20,000 if he misses four World Badminton Federation tournaments during his 6-month vacation.
The third world mahjong championship started in Southwest China’s Chongqing municipality on Oct 28, 2012.
Guangzhou Evergrande defended its Chinese Super League title on Saturday after beating Liaoning Hongyun 1-0 at home in the penultimate round.
Another ex-NBA star is in China for one more go at fame and fortune, and Tracy McGrady is all geared up to show the country what real basketball is all about.
Chinese table tennis legend Zhuang Zedong, who is battling advanced colorectal cancer, has refused public donations to help pay his medical bills.
Former NBA forward Tracy McGrady, second right, arrives at the Shishan Stadium of Foshan city, South China's Guangdong province, during his visit to CBA's Foshan Dralions team.
The Chinese national team for pole dancing was set up in Tianjin to compete in the World Pole Dance Championships to be held in Zurich, Switzerland, on Nov 10.
Chinese sports fans expressed mixed feelings towards Lance Armstrong after the legendary American cyclist was banned for life and stripped of seven Tour de France titles by cycling's governing body UCI on Tuesday.
China's multiple world and Olympic badminton champion Lin Dan cleared up any doubts about his master's degree, saying his thesis was on badminton.