In recent years, tides of Chinese cities have been competitively hosting marathons, which have not only contributed economically to local tourism and hotel industries, but have also given birth to a whole new industry chain.
Chinese gymnast Zou Jingyuan claimed the parallel bars crown at the world championships on Sunday.
Chinese gymnast Fan Yilin successfully defended her title in uneven bars of the world championships in Montreal, Canada on Saturday.
Caroline Garcia of France completed a career milestone on Sunday, overcoming to-be world No. 1 Simona Halep of Romania in a tight 6-4, 7-6(3) final to become the first ever player to win Wuhan-Beijing double.
Stephen Curry had 40 points to lead Golden State Warriors overwhelm Minnesota Timberwolves 142-110 at the NBA China Games 2017 in Shanghai on Sunday.
The Washington Wizards kicked off its their 2017 preseason, winning 126:-96 against the Guangzhou Long-Lions of the Chinese Basketball Association Monday night, a rare reunion with a Chinese professional basketball team after nearly 40 years.
Russian wildcard Maria Sharapova beat No. 16 seed Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia 7-6(3), 5-7, 7-6(7) in the first round of WTA China Open here on Saturday.
Brazil international midfielder Lucas Lima is open to joining a Chinese Super League club in January, according to reports in Brazilian media.
Hotly-contested sets that needed tiebreakers -- along with still more major upsets for the top seeds -- marked the quarterfinals of the ongoing Dongfeng Motors Wuhan Open on Thursday.
Chinese chess player Ding Liren, 24, won the second place at the just concluded FIDE 2017 World Cup final in Tbilisi, Georgia, marking the best-ever record by a Chinese chess player.
The second round action at the Dongfeng Motors Wuhan Open on Tuesday witnessed more top-flight casualties although it might not be the same degree of volatility that marked the day prior.
With the 2017-2018 Turkish women's volleyball league scheduled to start next month, Turkish Volleyball Federation (TVF) president Mehmet Akif Ustundag says Zhu Ting can be an ambassador between China and Turkey.
The 2017 National Hockey League (NHL) China Games culminated Saturday in a second consecutive defeat for the Vancouver Canucks at the hands of the Los Angeles Kings 4-3 watched by 12,579 fans at the Cadillac Arena in Wukesong, Beijing.
Round one of the 2017 Dongfeng Motors Wuhan Open kicked off here on Sunday with two home stars Duan Yingying and Wang Yafan knocked out.