World No. 8 Ai Fukuhara produced an upset when she beat second seed Feng Tianwei of Singapore on Tuesday to make the Olympic table tennis semifinals for the first time at the Rio Games.
The slander made by Australian swimmer Mack Horton against his Chinese rival Sun Yang was an inappropriate remark by an individual athlete, before biased media reports spun it into a row between Olympic fans and sports authorities of the two countries.
Five golds in five finals, Chinese ace diver Chen Ruolin made it perfect by claiming fifth Olympic gold medal with teammate Liu Huixia at Rio Games on Tuesday while weightlifters from China also underlined their supremacy, taking both gold medals on offer.
Breaking two world records just in one lift, weightlifting Olympic champion Deng showed her toughness at Rio Olympics.
Weightlifter Lin Tzu-chi has been banned by the Chinese Taipei team from competing in the Rio Games after she failed a doping test, according to a report on Tuesday.
China continued their gold rush on the third matchday at the Rio Olympics as star swimmer Sun Yang and divers Lin Yue/Chen Aisen won two gold medals on Monday.
Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross made it two wins at the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games when they beat the Chinese pair Wang Fan/Yue Yuan 21-16, 21-9 at the Copacabana Beach Arena on Monday.
China bounced back from an unexpected loss to the Netherlands in the first game to beat Italy in straight sets 25-21, 25-21, 25-16 on Monday in the Rio 2016 Olympics.
Chinese trainers have helped many Vietnamese elite athletes to shine at international arena, Ly Gia Thanh, former chief of staff of the Vietnam Olympic Committee, has told Xinhua after Vietnam won its first-ever Olympic gold medal on Sunday.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) supports freedom of speech but there should be a line drawn between freedom to speak and "trash talk".
Chinese gymnasts pose with their bronze medals after the men's team final in Rio Olympic Arena in Rio de Janeiro
The President of the Russian Olympic Committee Alexander Zhukov said that the most Russian Paralympians absolutely "clean" and they deserved to participate the Rio 2016 Games.
Chinese delegation has lodged a protest to the Rio Olympics organizing committee for using a wrongly designed national flag.
The Rio 2016 Committee deeply apologized to China for raising flawed Chinese national flags.
Li Yajun of China competes in the women's 53kg weightlifting final at the 2016 Rio Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Ding Ning of China plays against Elizabeta Samara of Romania during their table tennis women's singles match at the 201