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Long-distance run phenomenon boosts sports industry, local tourism
Sports2017-10-09 14:02November 22 2017 03:17:11

Long-distance run phenomenon boosts sports industry, local tourism

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.

China's Zou wins parallel bars at gymnastics worlds in Montreal
Sports2017-10-09 13:32November 22 2017 03:17:11

China's Zou wins parallel bars at gymnastics worlds in Montreal

Chinese gymnast Zou Jingyuan claimed the parallel bars crown at the world championships on Sunday.

China's Fan defends uneven bars title at gymnastics worlds in Montreal
Sports2017-10-09 11:03November 22 2017 03:17:11

China's Fan defends uneven bars title at gymnastics worlds in Montreal

Chinese gymnast Fan Yilin successfully defended her title in uneven bars of the world championships in Montreal, Canada on Saturday.

Garcia stuns Halep to claim first premier title in Beijing
Sports2017-10-09 09:32November 22 2017 03:17:11

Garcia stuns Halep to claim first premier title in Beijing

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.

Curry scores 40 as Warriors smash Timberwolves 142-110 at NBA China Games
Sports2017-10-09 09:02November 22 2017 03:17:11

Curry scores 40 as Warriors smash Timberwolves 142-110 at NBA China Games

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.

Nadal claims 75th career title in Beijing
Sports2017-10-09 09:02November 22 2017 03:17:11

Nadal claims 75th career title in Beijing

Unstoppable world No.1 Rafael Nadal stormed to his sixth title of the season, 75th of career, on Sunday, defeating Nick Kyrgios of Australia 6-2, 6-1 in the final of the China Open.

U.S. team plays Guangzhou in preseason
Sports2017-10-04 13:02November 22 2017 03:17:11

U.S. team plays Guangzhou in preseason

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 President meets 2018 World Cup Organizing Committee
Sports2017-10-04 07:49November 22 2017 03:17:11

Russian President meets 2018 World Cup Organizing Committee

Sharapova takes revenge on Sevastova at China Open
Sports2017-10-01 09:02November 22 2017 03:17:11

Sharapova takes revenge on Sevastova at China Open

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.

Beijing braced for the best
Sports2017-09-30 11:31November 22 2017 03:17:11

Beijing braced for the best

With fan favorites Maria Sharapova and Rafael Nadal coming to town, the 2017 China Open in Beijing is poised to serve up a mouthwatering feast of tennis during the weeklong National Day holiday.

China extends F1 deal for three more years
Sports2017-09-30 09:32November 22 2017 03:17:11

China extends F1 deal for three more years

China will continue to host a Formula One Grand Prix in Shanghai for at least three more years, its governing body said Friday.

Guangzhou Evergrande in running to sign Brazil's Lucas Lima
Sports2017-09-29 14:00November 22 2017 03:17:11

Guangzhou Evergrande in running to sign Brazil's Lucas Lima

Brazil international midfielder Lucas Lima is open to joining a Chinese Super League club in January, according to reports in Brazilian media.

Remaining top seeds crash out of Wuhan Open quarterfinals
Sports2017-09-29 10:31November 22 2017 03:17:11

Remaining top seeds crash out of Wuhan Open quarterfinals

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 wins second place at World Cup final
Sports2017-09-28 13:30November 22 2017 03:17:11

Chinese chess player wins second place at World Cup final

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.

Shanghai SIPG coach Villas-Boas fined by AFC
Sports2017-09-27 10:30November 22 2017 03:17:11

Shanghai SIPG coach Villas-Boas fined by AFC

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) decided to fine Shanghai SIPG head coach Andre Villas-Boas for his post-match comments after the recent AFC Champion League quarterfinals.

More top-flight casualties mark 2nd round of WTA Wuhan Open
Sports2017-09-27 10:00November 22 2017 03:17:11

More top-flight casualties mark 2nd round of WTA Wuhan Open

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.

Zhu Ting can be an ambassador between China and Turkey: TVF president
Sports2017-09-26 18:57November 22 2017 03:17:11

Zhu Ting can be an ambassador between China and Turkey: TVF president

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.

NHL games leave Chinese fans lukewarm
Sports2017-09-25 18:01November 22 2017 03:17:11

NHL games leave Chinese fans lukewarm

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.

Bronze medal race a new sports landmark
Sports2017-09-25 18:01November 22 2017 03:17:11

Bronze medal race a new sports landmark

Around 6,000 runners from both home and abroad will take part in the second Shanghai International Elite 10k Race on October 29 at the Changfeng Ecological Business Hub in Putuo District.

Two home favorites knocked out of Wuhan Open first round
Sports2017-09-25 18:00November 22 2017 03:17:11

Two home favorites knocked out of Wuhan Open first round

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.

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