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  • Apr 19, 2015
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China’s Huang Wenyi, ranked 1,189, leads by one stroke at Shenzhen International

Huang Wenyi, a former labourer from China who did not start playing golf until he was 22, shot a 6-under 66 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead after the first round of the Shenzhen...

17 Apr 2015 - 9:35am
Bubba Watson regroups in China after Masters travails

Top golfer Bubba Watson was immediately keen to put distance between himself and the memory of this year's Masters, so keen that he flew across the globe to play in this week's Shenzhen...

16 Apr 2015 - 12:59am
Bubba Watson regroups in China after Masters travails

Li Na's contribution to the promotion of tennis in China was recognised with an Exceptional Achievement honour at the Laureus World Sports Awards held in Shanghai on Wednesday night.

16 Apr 2015 - 12:44am
Bubba Watson regroups in China after Masters travails

Long-distance athletes, who base themselves in Hong Kong, target the vast sums on offer from the mainland's burgeoning running scene

12 Apr 2015 - 10:01pm
Bubba Watson regroups in China after Masters travails

For Chinese Super League club Shanghai Shenhua, the new season has brought new optimism. After several years of turmoil that saw the team stripped of their 2003 CSL title in a match-fixing...

11 Apr 2015 - 10:23pm
Lewis Hamilton clocks fifth pole position at Shanghai circuit

If Mercedes was concerned about the progress of chief rival Ferrari this Formula One season, its drivers did not show it during qualifying at the Chinese Grand Prix.

12 Apr 2015 - 1:08am

Tomoaki Makino’s goal 16 minutes from time denied Beijing Guoan a fourth straight win in the AFC Champions League, but their 1-1 draw with Urawa Reds on Wednesday night saw the capital soccer club...

9 Apr 2015 - 12:08am


World number one Chen Long put in a powerful performance on Sunday to defeat his illustrious teammate Lin Dan 20-22, 21-13, 21-11 and win his maiden Malaysia Open badminton title.

6 Apr 2015 - 12:34am

World number one Chen Long and compatriot Lin Dan will clash in the final of the Malaysian Open on Sunday after both Chinese shuttlers came through the semi-finals.

5 Apr 2015 - 1:42am

China’s Wanda Group continue to expand their sporting interests having officially  acquired a 20 per cent stake in La Liga champions Atletico Madrid, worth a reported 45 million euros, (HK$376...

1 Apr 2015 - 1:19pm

Joint leaders of the Volvo Ocean Race, Dongfeng Race Team, were dramatically forced to quit the fifth leg early on Monday when their mast broke in the Southern Ocean.

30 Mar 2015 - 8:48pm

The NBA on Wednesday announced two games to be played this autumn in China in the US pro basketball league’s latest effort to mine a massive market with a big taste for hoops.

26 Mar 2015 - 9:40am

Stephon Marbury’s professional rebirth in China continued to bear fruit, as he led the Beijing Ducks to their second consecutive title and third overall championship since joining the team.

23 Mar 2015 - 10:58am

Armed with more effective methods and targeting specific athletes, the IOC plans to retest hundreds of doping samples from the 2008 Beijing Olympics in a bid to catch any drug cheats who escaped...

19 Mar 2015 - 10:52pm

Armed with more effective methods and targeting specific athletes, the IOC plans to retest hundreds of doping samples from the 2008 Beijing Olympics in a bid to catch any drug cheats who escaped...

19 Mar 2015 - 10:43am

Brazilian Ricardo Goulart scores twice as China's Guangzhou Evergrande beat Japan's Kashima Antlers 4-3 at home for their third win out of three in the AFC Champions League.

19 Mar 2015 - 12:28am

Beijing Guoan left it late in their 2-0 victory over Urawa Red Diamonds as Gregorio Manzano's side moved closer to the knockout stage of the AFC Champions League on an otherwise disappointing...

18 Mar 2015 - 12:55am

China’s Dongfeng Race Team led the Volvo Ocean Race’s six-strong fleet out of New Zealand’s waters as the yachts finally set sail for the most daunting leg of the nine-month offshore marathon on...

18 Mar 2015 - 10:18am

Teams from China, and particularly those from the southern city of Guangzhou, have a knack of adapting well to life in the AFC Champions League. Guangzhou Evergrande won the continental title,...

17 Mar 2015 - 6:07pm

Thirteen-year-old Chinese phenom Ye Lie seemed blissfully unaware of the enormity of her achievement as she signed off at four-over-par after Friday's second round of the US$600,000 World Ladies...

13 Mar 2015 - 11:52pm

World number one Chen Long hopes to emulate his legendary compatriot Lin Dan after regaining an All-England Open men’s singles title which some doubted he could capture a second time.

9 Mar 2015 - 12:33pm

Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach has vowed to turn Zou Shiming into a "complete fighter" after his protégé suffered a major setback by losing his first world title fight on Saturday - but he...

9 Mar 2015 - 5:58pm

World champion Chen Long outmuscled fellow Chinese Lin Dan 21-13, 21-12 in a one-way semi-final at the All-England Championships on Saturday to confirm a shift in power in men’s badminton.

8 Mar 2015 - 1:48pm

Zou Shiming's aura of invincibility was shattered last night when he was defeated for the first time as a professional, blowing his hopes of a world title as he lost to Thai rival Amnat Ruenroeng...

17 Apr 2015 - 5:31pm

Olympic champion Lin Dan earned his most significant world tour showdown in two-and-a-half years with a third successive straight games victory to ensure a meeting with world champion Chen Long in...

7 Mar 2015 - 1:48pm

Hall of Fame trainer believes a Zou Shiming victory in Saturday nights 'Showdown at Sands' in Macao could be the start of a Chinese revolution of world champions emerging

17 Apr 2015 - 5:25pm

Olympic champion Lin Dan admits his task is becoming harder, even though his level went up a gear as he beat his Chinese compatriot and fellow left-hander Tian Houwei to reach the All-England...

6 Mar 2015 - 9:50am

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