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The Genzon Golf Club has spared no effort - or money - to give Chinese golfers a head start at the 20th Volvo China Open.

23 Apr 2014 - 12:02am

The striker Elkeson rediscovered the form that helped steer Guangzhou Evergrande to the AFC Champions League title last season to ensure the reigning champions secured a berth in the last 16 of...

22 Apr 2014 - 11:13pm

Chinese debutant Xiao Guodong came close to pulling off a major upset in his first-round match against two-time runner-up Ali Carter at the World Snooker Championships in Sheffield on Sunday.

21 Apr 2014 - 10:34am

Current AFC Player of the Year Zheng Zhi will not recover in time for Guangzhou Evergrande's crucial AFC Champions League clash with Yokohama F Marinos at Tianhe Stadium on Tuesday night as the...

21 Apr 2014 - 11:43pm

Battling excruciating pain, Nonito Donaire Jnr is not about to quit. Down on all three judges' scorecards, his right cheek begins to flare and swell from the fractured cheekbone caused by Vic...

20 Apr 2014 - 1:33am

Guangzhou Evergrande's grasp on their AFC Champions League crown loosened on Tuesday night as a second defeat in a row left Marcello Lippi's and his team's hopes of reaching the knockout phase of...

15 Apr 2014 - 11:02pm

China will host NBA exhibition matches between the Brooklyn Nets and Sacramento Kings in October as part of a global preseason schedule, it was announced on Thursday.

11 Apr 2014 - 12:18am


Serena Williams extended her dominance of Maria Sharapova on Thursday, defeating the Russian 6-4, 6-3 to reach the final of the Miami hardcourt tournament for the ninth time.

29 Mar 2014 - 12:05am

China’s Li Na rolled over Caroline Wozniacki in straight sets to reach the semi-finals of the WTA Miami tournament, where she will face Dominika Cibulkova in a rematch of the Australian Open final...

27 Mar 2014 - 11:13pm

Coach Alain Perrin has set his sights on a rebuilding job ahead of the AFC Asian Cup finals in Australia next year after China were on Wednesday drawn to face three-time Asian champions Saudi...

26 Mar 2014 - 10:16pm

She's been retired for nearly two years, but Cheng Fei, the three-time consecutive world champion (2005-2007) in the women's vault and a Beijing Olympics gold medallist, still gets excited when...

23 Mar 2014 - 1:57am

Guizhou Renhe conjured a late equaliser Wednesday to hold Ulsan Hyundai 1-1 and finally end the South Korean club’s record 11-game winning streak in the AFC Champions League.

20 Mar 2014 - 11:08am

Gao Lin was not supposed to start Guangzhou Evergrande's AFC Champions League home clash with former winners Jeonbuk Motors on Tuesday night, but the China international striker scored twice in...

19 Mar 2014 - 1:06am

America's PGA Tour has pledged to stay in China for the long haul after taking the bold step of setting up a domestic circuit offering players a new route to the top level, including the Olympic...

19 Mar 2014 - 1:14am

Flavia Pennetta shocked Li Na in the semi-finals of the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells on Friday, beating the Australian Open champion 7-6 (7-5), 6-3 to set up a title clash with Agnieszka...

15 Mar 2014 - 3:03pm

Alessandro Diamanti stepped up for the second game in a row to rescue Guangzhou Evergrande, scoring with a sublime free kick that earned the reigning continental champions a 1-1 draw with Japan’s...

12 Mar 2014 - 11:49pm

Top seed Li Na of China advanced to the quarter-finals of the Indian Wells hardcourt tennis tournament on Tuesday with a 6-1, 6-4 victory over Canada’s Aleksandra Wozniak.

12 Mar 2014 - 1:58pm

Vagner Love outshone Cerezo Osaka star Diego Forlan to score two goals in a stunning 3-1 win as China’s Shandong Luneng went top of their group in the AFC Champions League on Tuesday.

12 Mar 2014 - 11:18am

Guangzhou Evergrande soccer coach Marcello Lippi is confident new signing Alessandro Diamanti will represent Italy at the World Cup in Brazil despite not being selected by Cesare Prandelli to face...

11 Mar 2014 - 10:31pm

China's former Olympic medallist Zhang Zhilei is turning pro after being signed up by an American promoter who insists he can rank alongside the Klitschko brothers.

11 Mar 2014 - 9:34pm

China’s Li Na is loving her tennis life, despite elevated expectations and an inevitable smattering of nay-sayers who still think her two grand slam titles are a fluke.

11 Mar 2014 - 5:42pm

Vicky Song Kun couldn't wait to get back to Qingdao - waiting in the marina would be her mum, who is battling cancer, and it has been seven months since she last saw her.

8 Mar 2014 - 10:17pm

China’s holder Chen Long and his girlfriend Wang Shixian are on track for a happy ending to their love affair with the All England Open Badminton Championships after reaching the singles semi-...

8 Mar 2014 - 2:57pm

Olympic champion Li Xuerui made a great escape for the second successive day to survive into the quarter-finals of the All England Open badminton championships on Thursday.

6 Mar 2014 - 11:50pm

New manager Alain Perrin warned China to expect changes and hard work ahead of next year's Asian Cup after they came perilously close to missing out on a place in the competition.

14 Mar 2014 - 6:37pm

China reached the finals of the 2015 Asian Cup soccer competition as the best third-placed team, despite a 3-1 defeat to Iraq in Sharjah, in the United Arab Emirates on Wednesday night.

6 Mar 2014 - 1:20am

China will aim to secure qualification for the finals of the 2015 AFC Asian Cup in Australia next year with Alain Perrin coming in for Wednesday night's crunch clash against former champions Iraq...

4 Mar 2014 - 11:49pm


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