China's most decorated Winter Games athlete Wang Meng attends a training session of Chinese national team in preparation for the upcoming Short Track Speed Skating World Cup in Beijing, Oct 10, 2012.
Tour of Beijing kicked off on Tuesday with the participation of world's top 18 cycling teams and a Chinese selection.
Premier Wen Jiabao jumps for a shot against former Chinese national team point guard Adiljan during a friendly basketball match in Beijing, Oct 3, 2012.
World No.2 Novak Djokovic from Serbia captured a record third China Open title after edging past always-dangerous and talented Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the final on Sunday.
Can anyone stop Novak Djokovic at the China Open? The World No.2 has never lost a match at the ATP World Tour 500-level tournament (13-0) and he is trying to win his third title in Beijing.
World No. 2 Maria Sharapova took eight games in a row to cruise past home favourite Li Na 6-4, 6-0 in the semifinals at China Open here on Saturday.
World No.7 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga eased into the final of China Open for the first time after Spain's Feliciano Lopez retired from the semi-finals on Saturday.
With a late away goal, Saudi giants Al Ittihad narrowly escaped from Guangzhou with 5-4 on aggregate to semifinals in AFC Champions league on Tuesday.
To Chinese U17 women soccer head coach Zhang Chonglai, the most headache issue is that fewer girls want to play football in China.
China is to set up a table tennis training center in Europe, most likely England, to help the development of the sport.
Being a mother is not a burden for veteran fencer Li Na. And her world championship title and Olympic gold medal are the best gifts for her son.
By winning 38 gold medals, 27 silver and 23 bronze at the London Olympics, the Chinese Olympians achieved their best result at an away Games this year. Now, back at home, those Olympic heroes will compete for more glory at the CCTV Sports Personality of the Year awards ceremony.