Former NBA all-star player Stephon Marbury may suffer his most disappointing birthday ever on Monday, after he and his Beijing team missed the CBA playoff this season due to a one-point loss to defending Champions Sichuan in the last round of the regular season on Sunday.
It has been reported that South Korean striker Ha Tae-Goon may leave Chinese Super League (CSL) side Yanbian before the 2017 season starts on March 3.
As Shandong grabbed the last ticket to the playoffs and Beijing dropped out, the regular season of the 2016-2017 Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league lowered its curtain on Sunday.
Mikko Olavi Virtanen, head coach of the Chinese cross-country skiing team, said on Monday that he believes China has a huge potential for the sport.
Beijing Olympic Games 800m gold medalist, Wilfred Bungei of Kenya has quit athletics to pursue a career in politics in order to inspire youth to believe in themselves.
"Step by step, we are catching up," said Chinese snowboarder Zang Ruxin after winning a silver medal at the eighth Asian Winter Games on Sunday.
Shandong edges Qingdao by one point to book the last berth in 2016-2017 Chinese Basketball Association league playoffs on Sunday, while Beijing lost to Sichuan and dropped out.
Once regarded as a winter sports wilderness, Liupanshui, a city in Guizhou province, has overturned expectations and is building an industry based around high-altitude ski resorts to promote winter tourism and lift people out of poverty.
The Chinese delegation to the Asian Winter Games, spearheaded by the short track speed-skating team, arrived in Sapporo on Friday at the New Chitose Airport.
A joke about football is circulating in China lately: the head coach of the Brazilian national team Tite must have to get up in the early morning to watch Chinese Super League (CSL) matches, because an increasing number of elite Brazilian players, including Oscar, Hulk and Ramires have elected to play in the Asian country.
The organizer of the eighth Asian Winter Games (AWG) in Sapporo said Thursday that the APA hotel designated to host athletes during the games has started to remove controversial books from its guestrooms.
Chinese Super League (CSL) outfit Shanghai SIPG confirmed the signing of former Real Madrid and Chelsea central defender Ricardo Carvalho on Wednesday.
The Chinese short track speed skating team is one of the strongest in the world, and it is expected to achieve good results in the Asian Winter Games to be held in Sapporo, Japan.