Arguably the most-coveted distance running race in China, the Beijing Marathon has cemented its status as a marquee event in Asia, being named the opening leg of the new Asian Premier Marathon (APM) series.
Former Brazil international midfielder Hernanes has rejoined his former club Sao Paulo on a year-long loan from Hebei China Fortune.
China has announced a 46-strong team to compete at the upcoming athletics world championships next month in London.
U.S. billionaire restaurateur Tilman Fertitta, Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale and former NBA star Yao Ming reportedly have expressed interest in purchasing the Houston Rockets after owner Leslie Alexander put it up for sale.
Fueled by Olympic champions Chen Aisen and Shi Tingmao, the Chinese diving team cinched two more gold medals in synchronized events at the 17th FINA World Championships on Monday.
“MVP, MVP! ” was what 23-year-old Chinese basketball player Ding Yanyuhang heard when he first stepped on the free-throw line during an NBA Summer League game between the Dallas Mavericks and the Boston Celtics in Las Vegas on Saturday.
Chinese synchronized swimmers Jiang Wenwen and Jiang Tingting got much motivation from a pre-game video communication with their daughters to finish second in the preliminary of duet technical at the 17th FINA World Championships here on Friday.
The organizers officially announced on Thursday that Bank of China becomes the official banking partner of the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.