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Teenager Su leads Tianjin event

Teenager James Su Dong shot a two-under-par 70 to lead fellow amateur David Wei Wei and Yuan Hao by two strokes after the first round of the 800,000 yuan Tianjin Championship.

Friday, 26 September, 2008, 12:00am

Amateur Zhang leads in Chengdu

Near-perfect from tee to green, Chengdu-based amateur Zhang Xinjun shot a stunning six-under-par 66 to take a two-stroke lead over first-round leader Yuan Hao at the halfway stage of the Luxehills Championship, the Omega China Tour's first event in the Sichuan capital. Guangzhou-based Yuan, 28, birdied his last two holes to post a 69 and go nine-under.

6 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

Yuan grabs early lead in Chengdu

Big-hitting Yuan Hao shot a six-under-par 66 to lead amateur Zhang Xinjun by one stroke after the first round of the Luxehills Golf Championship, the Omega China Tour's first event in Chengdu. Teenage star Benny Ye Jianfeng - who had eight birdies - and Taiwan's Tsai Chi-huang both shot 68 at the Luxehills International Country Club.

5 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

Cost of standing by your man

The soft-spoken Yuan Weijing may be one of the bravest people in China. Over the past two years, the 31-year-old woman has been followed constantly, insulted, threatened, beaten and kidnapped. But despite the pressure, the mother of two has refused to back down.

11 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Bow maker fears for future of craft

The tradition could be lost forever if young students are not found

For Yang Fuxi, the burden of being one of China's last remaining master bow makers is getting heavier every day.

Following a family tradition dating back more than 200 years, he has been making traditional Chinese bows from bamboo and water-buffalo horn full time since the mid-1990s.

8 Oct 2005 - 12:00am