Chinese swimmers experienced a bitter and sweet day as Sun Yang failed to win his fourth straight gold medal in 800m freestyle, while Fu Yuanhui bounced back from her lackluster performance in 100m backstroke to make into the 50m backstroke final at the FINA World Championships in Budapest on Wednesday.
A progressive, degenerative brain disease known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) was found in 99 percent of former National Football League (NFL) players whose brains were donated for research after their deaths, a new study said Tuesday.
Xu Jiayu claimed the champion of the men's 100m backstroke at the 17th FINA World Championships in Budapest on Tuesday, the first ever victory for Chinese male swimmers in the event at worlds.
Chinese golfer Li Haotong stunned the golfing world with a closing round of 63 to shoot up the leader board into third place at The Open Championship at Birkdale in the UK.
A small winning margin of four hundredths of a second for Xu Jiayu proved a big step forward for Chinese swimming at the FINA World Championships on Tuesday.
Chinese swimmers Sun Yang and Xu Jiayu jumped into the spotlight at the 17th FINA World Championships with their respective breakthrough gold medal on Tuesday, a day with three world records beaten in the Hungarian capital.
Youth football in China will get stronger in the future, growing more competitive in the world through its fostering of talented players and sticking to the right policies, several foreign coaches told Xinhua recently during the 11th Luneng Weifang Cup International Youth Football Tournament.
Chelsea has issued a statement on the club's official website apologizing for Brazilian defender Kenedy's offensive social media post that enraged Chinese people.
Five champion teams will join the 2017 Luneng Weifang Cup International Youth Football Tournament, which will be held from July 23 to 29 in Weifang, Shandong Province, the organizer announced here Saturday.
China won their first ever gold medal in synchronized swimming at the FINA World Championships as they took away the Team Free Combination champion here on Saturday.
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.