The number of marathons and road running races registered in the Chinese Athletics Association (CAA) last year reached 328, nearly a 150% increase compared to the year 2015, CAA vice president Du Zhaocai announced here on Monday.
The organizing committee for the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games opened its first worldwide staff recruitment on Monday.
The Special Olympics is working at the local level all over China, enriching the lives of people with intellectual disabilities, the Chairman of the Special Olympics said on Sunday.
Chinese male gymnast Liu Rongbin won the parallel bars gold medal at the World Cup in artistic gymnastics in Baku on Saturday, proving his readiness for the competitions at the highest level.
Chinese synchronized swimmers Jiang Tingting and Jiang Wenwen earned two golds in the duet free and duet technical events at the 2017 FINA Synchronised Swimming World Series that recently took place in Paris. It was their first major title since they made a comeback in 2015.
The Chinese delegation for the 11th Special Olympics World Winter Games gathered in Beijing for a launch ceremony on Monday.
Top-ranking snooker players had a tough day on Monday at the 2017 Chinese Pool World Championship as Mark Williams and Joe Perry were both eliminated in the first round.
FC Barcelona is set to invest up to “tens of millions of dollars” into a soccer training and experience center on the island province of Hainan, making it the first ever foreign club to have a major direct investment in the China.
After retiring in 2014, Liu Xue, a female javelin thrower, founded a sports training center for middle school students.
FC Barcelona may invest up to “tens of millions of dollars” into a new training and experience centre, making it the first foreign club to make a major direct capital investment into China’s booming football market.
Political adviser Yao Ming urged the country to shift its sports focus from winning medals to cultivating a mature professional league system as China vows to become a strong sporting nation.
Chinese divers swept all four synchronized event titles on the opening day of the FINA/NVC Diving World Series 2017 on Thursday.
Chinese paddler Ma Long, who ranked 1st in the world, pulled out from the team trials for the World Table Tennis Championships, scheduled to be held in Dusseldorf, Germany in May, due to his waist injury here on Thursday.
The head coach of Chinese table tennis team Liu Guoliang said here on Thursday that The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) should take advices from players into consideration when introduce any reform.
NBA legend Yao Ming has been named as president of the Chinese Basketball Association. Now expectations are high that Lang Ping will take over as Chinese volleyball chief.