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Chinese delegation basically complete their mission in Rio, says Chef de Mission Liu Peng
Sports2016-08-26 10:56May 26 2017 21:08:31

Chinese delegation basically complete their mission in Rio, says Chef de Mission Liu Peng

Chinese delegation basically finished their task at 2016 Olympic Games, Chef de Mission of China Liu Peng said in the honorary ceremony of Chinese delegation here on Thursday.

Chinese leaders meet Olympic delegation
Sports2016-08-26 08:50May 26 2017 21:08:31

Chinese leaders meet Olympic delegation

Chinese President Xi Jinping and other senior leaders met the Chinese sports delegation at the Great Hall of the People on Thursday afternoon.

133,000 tickets for Rio Paralympic Games sold in just one day
Sports2016-08-25 15:58May 26 2017 21:08:31

133,000 tickets for Rio Paralympic Games sold in just one day

A total of 133,000 tickets for Rio Paralympic Games were sold on Aug. 23, which was a new daily record for Olympic or Paralympic ticket sales, said the organizers on Wednesday.

Olympic MVP Zhu Ting to join Turkish volleyball club in mid-September
Sports2016-08-25 14:58May 26 2017 21:08:31

Olympic MVP Zhu Ting to join Turkish volleyball club in mid-September

Chinese star spiker Zhu Ting has officially signed a contract with Vakifbank Istanbul and will join the squad in mid-September for an annual pay of 1.1 million euros ($1.2 million), the Turkish club announced recently, Beijing Times reported.

Chinese Weightlifting Association to cooperate with IWF in doping investigation
Sports2016-08-25 12:12May 26 2017 21:08:31

Chinese Weightlifting Association to cooperate with IWF in doping investigation

The Chinese Weightlifting Association (CWA) said it was shocked by the news that three Chinese lifters were among the 15 lifters who have failed retests of their samples from the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.

SIPG star Conca out for season due to leg surgery
Sports2016-08-25 10:51May 26 2017 21:08:31

SIPG star Conca out for season due to leg surgery

Shanghai SIPG playmaker Dario Conca will miss the rest of the season after deciding to undergo leg surgery in the United States, the Chinese Super League club has said.

The Olympic tale of India and China
Sports2016-08-25 10:22May 26 2017 21:08:31

The Olympic tale of India and China

The reason why China had an impressive medal tally of 70 at the Rio Olympic Games and India looked pathetic with two can be summed up in three words: attitude to sports.

Chinese trio retest positive from 2008
Sports2016-08-25 07:41May 26 2017 21:08:31

Chinese trio retest positive from 2008

The Chinese Weightlifting Association said on Wednesday it was shocked by news that three Chinese lifters were among 15

Chinese Weightlifting Association to cooperate with IWF in doping investigation
Sports2016-08-24 22:41May 26 2017 21:08:31

Chinese Weightlifting Association to cooperate with IWF in doping investigation

BEIJING - The Chinese Weightlifting Association (CWA) said it was shocked by the news that three Chinese lifters were am

Putin to visit Turkey for football friendly match
Sports2016-08-24 12:13May 26 2017 21:08:31

Putin to visit Turkey for football friendly match

Russian President Vladimir Putin will arrive in Turkey to watch a football match between Russian and Turkish teams on Aug. 31 in southern Turkish city of Antalya, Dogan news Agency reported on Tuesday.

Hollywood comeback for Yi
Sports2016-08-24 11:19May 26 2017 21:08:31

Hollywood comeback for Yi

Following an impressive individual performance at the Rio Olympics, Chinese power forward Yi Jianlian has inked a one-year deal with the LA Lakers to return to the NBA.

Ryan Lochte loses all his major sponsors after Rio incident, apology
Sports2016-08-24 10:55May 26 2017 21:08:31

Ryan Lochte loses all his major sponsors after Rio incident, apology

US Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte lost all four of his major sponsors on Monday, including Speedo USA and Ralph Lauren Corp, following his apology for an "exaggerated" story about being robbed at gunpoint at the Rio Games.

Brazil coach wants Neymar to remain captain
Sports2016-08-24 10:18May 26 2017 21:08:31

Brazil coach wants Neymar to remain captain

Brazil coach Tite said on Monday that he will try to convince Neymar to reverse his decision to quit as national team captain.

Kobe Bryant starts $100m fund
Sports2016-08-24 09:44May 26 2017 21:08:31

Kobe Bryant starts $100m fund

Retired NBA star Kobe Bryant is moving to Wall Street, announcing the formation of a $100 million venture capital fund to invest in media, technology and data companies.

Shanghai SIPG draws 0-0 with Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors in ACL quarter-final first leg
Sports2016-08-24 09:43May 26 2017 21:08:31

Shanghai SIPG draws 0-0 with Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors in ACL quarter-final first leg

Chinese Super League (CSL) club Shanghai SIPG draws 0-0 with South Korea's Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors in the Asian Champion

China's athletes leave for Rio Paralympics
Sports2016-08-23 16:49May 26 2017 21:08:31

China's athletes leave for Rio Paralympics

The first Olympics to be held in South America have concluded, and that means the Paralympics are just around the corner.

China's Everbright eyes English Premiership side Liverpool FC
Sports2016-08-23 12:54May 26 2017 21:08:31

China's Everbright eyes English Premiership side Liverpool FC

Chinese investment giant Everbright and sovereign wealth fund China Investment Corporation (CIC) are targeting Liverpool FC with an offer that values the club at 800 million pounds

Female stars move into main spotlight
Sports2016-08-23 12:53May 26 2017 21:08:31

Female stars move into main spotlight

From the dizzying heights of U.S. gymnast Simone Biles to Indian wrestler Sakshi Malik and Brazilian golden girl Rafaela Silva in judo - Rio proved a groundbreaking Games for women.

Ryan Lochte's endorsements heading down drain
Sports2016-08-23 11:48May 26 2017 21:08:31

Ryan Lochte's endorsements heading down drain

Less than 24 hours after the close of the Rio Olympics, Ryan Lochte took a major financial hit Monday for a drunken incident he initially tried to pass off as an armed robbery.

New era dawning for student athletes
Sports2016-08-23 10:24May 26 2017 21:08:31

New era dawning for student athletes

His bookish face shielded by plain glasses, Wang Yu looks pretty much like any other student attending Tsinghua University.

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