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‘Black Widow’ Jeanette Lee ‘has cancer and only a few months to live’; friends start fundraising campaign for pool icon’s three daughters

A GoFundMe campaign is hoping to raise money for the American’s three girls – aged 16, 11 and 10 – but the 49-year-old vows to fight the disease.

19 Feb 2021 - 3:36PM

A GoFundMe campaign is hoping to raise money for the American’s three girls – aged 16, 11 and 10 – but the 49-year-old vows to fight the disease.

‘Black Widow’ Jeanette Lee ‘has cancer and only a few months to live’; friends start fundraising campaign for pool icon’s three daughters
Indian-Chinese star Jwala Gutta slams ‘racist replies’ as she mourns death of her grandmother in China

The 37-year-old calls out a social media user who questions her use of ‘Covid’ instead of the derogatory ‘Chinese virus’.

13 Feb 2021 - 5:30PM

The 37-year-old calls out a social media user who questions her use of ‘Covid’ instead of the derogatory ‘Chinese virus’.

Indian-Chinese star Jwala Gutta slams ‘racist replies’ as she mourns death of her grandmother in China
Beijing 2022: China’s high-profile biathlon coaches under pressure to push athletes amid lack of competition

Ole Einar Bjorndalen, an eight-time Olympic gold medallist, and his wife Darya Domracheva, with four golds, face a number challenges in China.

8 Feb 2021 - 8:29PM

Ole Einar Bjorndalen, an eight-time Olympic gold medallist, and his wife Darya Domracheva, with four golds, face a number challenges in China.

Beijing 2022: China’s high-profile biathlon coaches under pressure to push athletes amid lack of competition
Alex Teixeira ends Chinese naturalisation bid as the Brazilian joins Al Hilal on a two-year contract, report says

Social media reports that the former Jiangsu Suning player will leave China after four years having failed to find a new team in the Chinese Super League.

3 Jan 2021 - 6:58PM

Social media reports that the former Jiangsu Suning player will leave China after four years having failed to find a new team in the Chinese Super League.

Alex Teixeira ends Chinese naturalisation bid as the Brazilian joins Al Hilal on a two-year contract, report says
Sun Yang absent as Chinese swimmers flex their muscles in the countdown to the Tokyo Olympics

The three-time Olympic gold medallist is cleared to swim after a Swiss court overturned his eight-year doping ban but did not take part in Shijiazhuang.

3 Jan 2021 - 10:47PM

The three-time Olympic gold medallist is cleared to swim after a Swiss court overturned his eight-year doping ban but did not take part in Shijiazhuang.

Sun Yang absent as Chinese swimmers flex their muscles in the countdown to the Tokyo Olympics
Chinese world champion Xu ‘Monster’ Can keen to end ‘boredom’ as unification bout with unbeaten Josh Warrington looms

The mainland’s third world champion says he has seen fellow fighters quit because of the lack of opportunities over the past year because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

28 Dec 2020 - 12:19PM

The mainland’s third world champion says he has seen fellow fighters quit because of the lack of opportunities over the past year because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Chinese world champion Xu ‘Monster’ Can keen to end ‘boredom’ as unification bout with unbeaten Josh Warrington looms
Eight-year-old Beijing skater touches Chinese hearts after falling, recovering and winning short track speed race

A video of Ma Zihui’s victory in an age-group 500m quarter-final race has been viewed by more than 5 million people in China – ‘I can grit my teeth and stick to it,’ she says.

25 Dec 2020 - 12:25PM

A video of Ma Zihui’s victory in an age-group 500m quarter-final race has been viewed by more than 5 million people in China – ‘I can grit my teeth and stick to it,’ she says.

Eight-year-old Beijing skater touches Chinese hearts after falling, recovering and winning short track speed race
Kai Tak Sports Park new images – designer says complex combines sports, business and community like nowhere else in the world

The 28-hectare Park features a 50,000-seater main stadium, 10,000-capacity indoor arena and a 5,000-seat sports ground – along with retail space and leisure facilities.

25 Dec 2020 - 9:56AM

The 28-hectare Park features a 50,000-seater main stadium, 10,000-capacity indoor arena and a 5,000-seat sports ground – along with retail space and leisure facilities.

Kai Tak Sports Park new images – designer says complex combines sports, business and community like nowhere else in the world
Sun Yang: Italian judge at centre of CAS hearing ‘mocked swimmer’s mother’ and criticised animal cruelty in China

Franco Frattini, the former Italian foreign minister, is an animal lover and posted a number of tweets critical of Chinese people in 2018 and 2019.

24 Dec 2020 - 1:55PM

Franco Frattini, the former Italian foreign minister, is an animal lover and posted a number of tweets critical of Chinese people in 2018 and 2019.

Sun Yang: Italian judge at centre of CAS hearing ‘mocked swimmer’s mother’ and criticised animal cruelty in China
Alex Teixeira’s China passport may cost €80 million, report says – Brazilian waits for a new four-year contract to help fulfil residency requirements

The 30-year-old is reportedly keen on representing China in the future through naturalisation but needs someone to pay his enormous salary.

23 Dec 2020 - 2:35PM

The 30-year-old is reportedly keen on representing China in the future through naturalisation but needs someone to pay his enormous salary.

Alex Teixeira’s China passport may cost €80 million, report says – Brazilian waits for a new four-year contract to help fulfil residency requirements
Who wins the IJC at Happy Valley? What our tipsters say

Hollie Doyle, Pierre-Charles Boudot, Ryan Moore and Neil Callan are all given chances to claim the HK$500,000 first prize on offer at Happy Valley tonight

9 Dec 2020 - 1:36PM

Hollie Doyle, Pierre-Charles Boudot, Ryan Moore and Neil Callan are all given chances to claim the HK$500,000 first prize on offer at Happy Valley tonight

Who wins the IJC at Happy Valley? What our tipsters say
Jake Paul beats Nate Robinson with brutal second round knockout

Jake Paul calls out UFC star Conor McGregor after his convincing win.

29 Nov 2020 - 12:49PM

Jake Paul calls out UFC star Conor McGregor after his convincing win.

Jake Paul beats Nate Robinson with brutal second round knockout
Amateur Isaac Lam eyes Asian Tour Q-School after upstaging pros in inaugural Fanling Trophy

The 21-year-old Lam hopes to test his game at a higher level by trying out for the Asian Tour qualifying school ‘when borders are open and things return to normal’.

26 Nov 2020 - 5:39PM

The 21-year-old Lam hopes to test his game at a higher level by trying out for the Asian Tour qualifying school ‘when borders are open and things return to normal’.

Amateur Isaac Lam eyes Asian Tour Q-School after upstaging pros in inaugural Fanling Trophy
Hong Kong golfers finally get taste of competition with special event at Fanling

The Hong Kong Golf Club will stage the event on the New Course, with one overall winner determined over 36 holes, and the pros fighting for HK$100,000.

24 Nov 2020 - 10:46PM

The Hong Kong Golf Club will stage the event on the New Course, with one overall winner determined over 36 holes, and the pros fighting for HK$100,000.

Hong Kong golfers finally get taste of competition with special event at Fanling
F1: Mercedes switch gear in defence of Valtteri Bottas over China Covid-19 comments

Formula One constructors’ champions Mercedes take to Chinese social media to placate angry Chinese fans.

19 Nov 2020 - 2:49PM

Formula One constructors’ champions Mercedes take to Chinese social media to placate angry Chinese fans.

F1: Mercedes switch gear in defence of Valtteri Bottas over China Covid-19 comments
Ding Junhui hopes Sheffield snooker academy can help Chinese players succeed on the world tour

The former world No 1 wants a UK base for Chinese players looking to make it big on the world circuit.

8 Nov 2020 - 12:58PM

The former world No 1 wants a UK base for Chinese players looking to make it big on the world circuit.

Ding Junhui hopes Sheffield snooker academy can help Chinese players succeed on the world tour
Sean Connery dies: he chose James Bond over the Busby Babes; Arnold Schwarzenegger pays tribute to ‘icon’ and ‘inspiration’

The future 007, who died aged 90 on Friday, turned down Manchester United to pursue an acting career, ‘one of my more intelligent moves’.

1 Nov 2020 - 10:31AM

The future 007, who died aged 90 on Friday, turned down Manchester United to pursue an acting career, ‘one of my more intelligent moves’.

Sean Connery dies: he chose James Bond over the Busby Babes; Arnold Schwarzenegger pays tribute to ‘icon’ and ‘inspiration’
Eastern’s Everton Camargo named Hong Kong Premier League player of the year as season start confirmed

R&F duo Deble Serge and Igor Sartori share the League’s top scorer award after netting six goals apiece.

22 Oct 2020 - 2:04PM

R&F duo Deble Serge and Igor Sartori share the League’s top scorer award after netting six goals apiece.

Eastern’s Everton Camargo named Hong Kong Premier League player of the year as season start confirmed
China’s Liu Chengan to compete at Darts World Championship at Alexandra Palace

The 38-year-old Liu will make his second appearance at the World Darts Championship after last competing there in 2006.

20 Oct 2020 - 11:56AM

The 38-year-old Liu will make his second appearance at the World Darts Championship after last competing there in 2006.

China’s Liu Chengan to compete at Darts World Championship at Alexandra Palace
Teofimo Lopez defeats Vasyl Lomachenko to become undisputed lightweight champion

Lopez wins unanimous decision as he dominates Lomachenko in Las Vegas but Ukranian great does not agree with the scorecards.

18 Oct 2020 - 1:47PM

Lopez wins unanimous decision as he dominates Lomachenko in Las Vegas but Ukranian great does not agree with the scorecards.

Teofimo Lopez defeats Vasyl Lomachenko to become undisputed lightweight champion
Manny Pacquiao flashback: legendary trainer Freddie Roach and Philippines’ rising star Eumir Marcial ready to start pro journey

The 24-year-old Marcial meets Roach for the first time at the American’s Wild Card Boxing Club in Hollywood, California, as they prepare for his first pro fight and the Olympics.

16 Oct 2020 - 10:11PM

The 24-year-old Marcial meets Roach for the first time at the American’s Wild Card Boxing Club in Hollywood, California, as they prepare for his first pro fight and the Olympics.

Manny Pacquiao flashback: legendary trainer Freddie Roach and Philippines’ rising star Eumir Marcial ready to start pro journey
Hong Kong Tennis Open 2020 cancelled as organisers say safety of players is paramount; 2021 return planned

The 2020 edition of the WTA event was left off a provisional calendar earlier this year.

24 Sep 2020 - 9:50PM

The 2020 edition of the WTA event was left off a provisional calendar earlier this year.

Hong Kong Tennis Open 2020 cancelled as organisers say safety of players is paramount; 2021 return planned
CSL: Shandong Luneng forward Roger Guedes prepares to take unpaid wages issue to Fifa as more reports emerge

Roger Guedes set to take his case to the world governing body after going three months without pay in China.

3 Sep 2020 - 12:24PM

Roger Guedes set to take his case to the world governing body after going three months without pay in China.

CSL: Shandong Luneng forward Roger Guedes prepares to take unpaid wages issue to Fifa as more reports emerge
Fake golf equipment raids across China result in multiple arrests, 120,000 items seized

Police make arrests and seizures during simultaneous raids in four mainland cities.

25 Aug 2020 - 1:58PM

Police make arrests and seizures during simultaneous raids in four mainland cities.

Fake golf equipment raids across China result in multiple arrests, 120,000 items seized
Jeremy Lin could feature for Taiwan at Olympics after securing passport

The 31-year-old successfully applies for a Taiwanese passport opening the door to him representing the national team at international competition.

20 Aug 2020 - 2:19PM

The 31-year-old successfully applies for a Taiwanese passport opening the door to him representing the national team at international competition.

Jeremy Lin could feature for Taiwan at Olympics after securing passport
CBA Finals: Liaoning Flying Leopards stun Guangdong Southern Tigers to go to a decider

Liaoning Flying Leopards stage an incredible comeback to keep their hopes of a second title in three years alive against the Guangdong Southern Tigers.

14 Aug 2020 - 1:41PM

Liaoning Flying Leopards stage an incredible comeback to keep their hopes of a second title in three years alive against the Guangdong Southern Tigers.

CBA Finals: Liaoning Flying Leopards stun Guangdong Southern Tigers to go to a decider
Jessica Shuran Yu: Singapore says it’s enhancing safeguards after figure skater reveals ‘systematic abuse’ by Chinese coaches

Sports agency spokespeople respond after revelations that China-born former Singapore national figure Jessica Shuran Yu was ‘systematically abused’ by coaches as a teen.

24 Jul 2020 - 4:54PM

Sports agency spokespeople respond after revelations that China-born former Singapore national figure Jessica Shuran Yu was ‘systematically abused’ by coaches as a teen.

Jessica Shuran Yu: Singapore says it’s enhancing safeguards after figure skater reveals ‘systematic abuse’ by Chinese coaches
England cricketer Tim Bresnan claims he was drugged at Hong Kong Cricket Sixes in 2008

Tim Bresnan claims he and teammate and Jonathon Trott were given drugs unknowingly while competing at the 2008 cricket event.

12 Jul 2020 - 2:45PM

Tim Bresnan claims he and teammate and Jonathon Trott were given drugs unknowingly while competing at the 2008 cricket event.

England cricketer Tim Bresnan claims he was drugged at Hong Kong Cricket Sixes in 2008
Champions League draw: Manchester City or Real Madrid to face Lyon or Juventus in last eight; Napoli or Barca vs Chelsea or Bayern

The draw for the quarter-finals, semi-finals and home advantage in the final was conducted on Friday as top teams look for Europe return

10 Jul 2020 - 10:11PM

The draw for the quarter-finals, semi-finals and home advantage in the final was conducted on Friday as top teams look for Europe return

Champions League draw: Manchester City or Real Madrid to face Lyon or Juventus in last eight; Napoli or Barca vs Chelsea or Bayern
Manny Pacquiao’s beloved pet dog, Pacman, dies in freak car accident

Manny Pacquiao’s dog is fatally injured in a car accident on the eight-weight world champion’s General Santos City property.

29 Jun 2020 - 2:20PM

Manny Pacquiao’s dog is fatally injured in a car accident on the eight-weight world champion’s General Santos City property.

Manny Pacquiao’s beloved pet dog, Pacman, dies in freak car accident