China's under-19 basketball men's team coach, Fan Bin, has regained leadership of the squad after a two-week suspension.
World number one Wang Shixian of China was eliminated by world champion Lu Lan in the women's singles events.
China enjoyed smooth progress by seeing most of its players enter into the next round at Asian badminton championships.
Chinese top player Ding Junhui easily overcame his first opponent Jamie Burnett 10-2 on Monday, taking a berth of last 16 at the Snooker World Championships.
Chinese top player Ding Junhui opened his campaign at the Snooker World Championships comfortably with an 8-1 lead over Jamie Burnett on Sunday.
With more and more local athletes and coaches going abroad for training and some Western coaches coming to China, Chinese swimming is joining the world, a development experienced coaches describe as "a winning combination".
Temporarily dismissed Chinese junior basketball coach Fan Bin has decided to adopt a better approach when teaching his teenage players.
With their first home World Championships only three months away, China's swimmers are heading for their last training camp.
The Organizing Committee for the 2012 Asian Beach Games, to be held in east China's Shandong province, launched a campaign to solicit designs for the torch and medals on Tuesday.
The coach of China's under-19 basketball team has been bounced after his players reported him to the sport's governing body for alleged physical abuse.
China's under-19 national basketball team players have appealed to the Chinese Basketball Association, saying they cannot stand head coach Fan Bin's scold and insult over the past three years, and want the CBA to replace him, according to a joint letter to the sport's governing body.
Philippe Troussier's Shenzhen Ruby suffered a home defeat 1-0 to Shanxi in the second round of the Chinese Super League (CSL) on Sunday night.