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  1. Sport - Racing

    Historic Chengdu meeting another hoof in the door

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 10:11pm by Michael Cox

    ... a professionally run operation. Since betting on horse racing was outlawed by Chairman Mao Zedong in 1949, the sport has been for the most part disorganised and lacking the stability and focus a single ...

  2. Sport - Tennis - RIGHT FIELD TIM NOONAN

    Holding up more than half the sky

    Posted Feb 01st 2014, 09:18pm by Tim Noonan

    ... Trailblazing Li Na has done more to show her country in a positive light than any politico could ever imagine Holding up more than half the sky Let's be honest China, Mao Zedong got ... of the first leaders anywhere to call for equal pay for equal work and it was Mao who once famously opined, "women hold up half the sky". However, in hindsight, the so-called father of modern ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - WINTER OLYMPICS

    Ladies first in Sochi's Black Sea bubble

    Posted Jan 25th 2014, 09:33pm by AFP

    ... of confidence," she says. Kim will quit after Sochi, as will her Japanese rival Mao Asada, the 2008 and 2010 world champion and silver medallist at Vancouver. Japan failed to win a single gold four years ...


    It's an emotional roller coaster for Saints fans

    Posted Nov 01st 2013, 11:27pm by Peter Simpson

    ... Chairman Mao's chief calligrapher beam. We have no cause to question the propaganda. Southampton's defensive record is the best in the league and the second best in Europe so far ...

  5. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Inner Mongolia to stage novel horse-race meeting, but no bets allowed

    Posted Sep 21st 2013, 12:00am by Michael Cox

    ... capped with the running of the National Breeders Cup over 1,600m. Shanghai Race Club thrived during the 1920s and '30s, but legal gambling has been mostly outlawed on the mainland since Mao ...

  6. News - China

    Cross-strait tennis partners 'forced' to talk politics

    Posted Jul 09th 2013, 11:11am by Amy Li

    ... in Hunan province, the birthplace of Mao Zedong- also said she and Hsieh would not broach the topic in private. “I’ve liked being called ‘strait combination’ from the very beginning,” Peng said, ...

  7. Sport - China - FIGURE SKATING

    Japan figure skaters to compete in China despite island row

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 04:57pm by AFP

    ... coordinators to the Japanese team, which includes former women’s world champion Mao Asada and former men’s world champion Daisuke Takahashi, Hashimoto said. Tokyo’s nationalisation of islands ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - SPORTS DIGEST

    Sports Digest, November 2, 2012

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 12:00am by WIRES

    ... leg next Saturday in Shanghai. Mao Jiakang scored a hat-trick before Geng Jiaqi completed the rout in the 73rd minute. Unus Alladin ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - FIGURE SKATING

    South Korea’s Kim Yu-na wins women’s world title

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 02:19pm by AFP

    ... for the free skate routine and finished 1.33 points ahead of Japan’s Mao Asada, who climbed from sixth place after the short programme into third overall. Asada’s ethereal performance to Swan Lake ...

  10. Sport - China - BOXING

    Zou Shiming's long march into the pro ranks

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... focus on training." Zou is also taking the plunge into the professional ranks not too long after China lifted a ban on boxing imposed by Mao Zedong at the height of the Cultural Revolution. ...



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