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Unified table tennis team of S.Korea, DPRK wins 1st victory in preliminary of int'l event

A unified table tennis team of South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) won its first victory in the preliminary of an international table tennis event hosted by the South Korean side.

France gives World Cup winners a heroes' welcome home

​The World Cup-winning French team returned home to a heroes' welcome on Monday, parading down the Champs-Elysees as hundreds of thousands of cheering fans gave a raucous welcome to the country's newest idols.

Kane wins Golden Boot, Modric, Golden Ball and Courtois Golden Gloves in 2018 World Cup

England's Harry Kane was the winner of the Golden Boot for the World Cup's top scorer, although Sunday's Man of the Match, Antoine Griezmann scored a penalty in his side's 4-2 victory over Croatia, it was only his 4th goal.

France claim second World Cup title with thrilling 4-2 win over Croatia

France won the 2018 World Cup after defeating Croatia 4-2 in the final played in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on Sunday.

Torch relay for 18th Asian Games begins in New Delhi

The torch relay for the 18th Asian Games to be held next month in Indonesia started in New Delhi on Sunday.

5 Chinese Super League players stand-outs at World Cup

All 10 Chinese Super League players have completed their journey at the World Cup in Russia. Five of them left their mark in World Cup history with their stand-out performances. 

Belgium beat England 2-0 to claim 3rd place in World Cup

Goals from Thomas Meunier and Eden Hazard saw Belgium to a 2-0 win over England in the World Cup play-off for third place in Saint Petersburg on Saturday and saw the Belgians to their best ever finish in a World Cup.
 

Qatar World Cup to be held in winter

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has confirmed the 2022 Qatar World Cup will take place from November 21 to December 18, which will be the first-ever winter tournament in the northern hemisphere, reports Tencent.

Croatia beat England to reach first World Cup final

Mario Mandzukic struck a dramatic extra-time goal as Croatia clinched a place in their first World Cup final with a 2-1 victory over England on Wednesday.

France into World Cup final after 1-0 win over Belgium

Samuel Umtiti's 51st minute header earned France a place in Sunday's World Cup final as they defeated Belgium 1-0 in St Petersburg on Tuesday night.

Juventus sign Real Madrid forward Ronaldo for 112 million euros

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has joined Juventus, the Spanish team announced Tuesday.

​Winter sports in China grow as young children inspired to hit the rink

The 2018 Chinese figure skating interclub league has wrapped up in Beijing. Hundreds of young children and senior citizens participated in the first leg of the tournament in the Chinese capital. Winter sports market in China has grown significantly in the past year thanks to such activities. 

England advances to World Cup semifinals, beats Sweden 2-0

England advanced to World Cup semifinals by defeating Sweden 2-0.

Uruguay's ambassador to China proud of their fair game

Uruguay's ambassador to China H.E. Fernando Lugris said that Uruguay was one of soccer's best performers in the Spanish-speaking world. 

Brazil's own goal helps Belgium to semifinal in breathtaking clash

Following an error from Brazil, Belgium beat the five-time World Cup champions here on Friday evening at the Kazan Arena 2-1 to march into the semifinal.

France beat Uruguay 2-0 to secure World Cup semifinal spot

Raphael Varane and Antoine Griezmann struck either side of halftime as France earned a World Cup semifinal berth with a 2-0 victory over Uruguay here on Friday.

Uruguay vs France: Ambassador of Uruguay gives prediction

As the first quarter-final match of the World Cup 2018 kick off, Uruguay and France, two of the three remaining sides in the tournament to have previously lifted the World Cup will clash tonight.

Real Madrid: No agreement for French ace Mbappe

Real Madrid issued a press communique on Wednesday stating they had not reached an agreement with Paris Saint Germain to sign 19-year-old Kylian Mbappe for a world record 272 million euros.

Besiktas planning to haul Kim Young-Gwon from Chinese champions

Turkish Super League heavyweights Besiktas are planning to land Guangzhou Evergrande defender Kim Young-Gwon in the summer transfer window. 

England beat Colombia 4-3 on penalties to reach World Cup quarterfinals

​England won their first penalty shootout in World Cup history as they beat Colombia 4-3 to reach the quarterfinals at Spartak Stadium in Moscow on Tuesday.
 

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