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China’s Ding Junhui records quick win at 2017 Snooker World Open

Home favorite Ding Junhui showed no mercy in his second China derby in two days to beat Xiao Guodong 5-0 in the second round at the 2017 Snooker World Open held in Yushan County of China's Jiangxi Province.

Bounasr and Beyene claim titles at Beijing Marathon

Salah Eddine Bounasr of Morocco became the first Moroccan man to win the 37-year history Beijing Marathon, while Melesech Tsegaye Beyene extended Ethiopians' winning streak in the women's race to four years.

Olympic double: IOC says yes to Paris in 2024, LA for 2028

This was one of those rare Olympic moments where everyone walked away a winner. Paris for 2024. Los Angeles for 2028. 

La Liga coming to China?

Football matches in Spain's La Liga could be held in China under new plans to reach a wider audience.

Foreign managers to increase Chinese Super League standing in Football?

Football club owners across China are looking to highly accomplished individuals within the game to lead their clubs into a new era, with the Chinese Super League (CSL) continues to expand as heavy investment increases.

Stephens beats Keys to win US Open title

American Sloane Stephens has defeated compatriot and close friend Madison Keys 6-3, 6-0 to win the US Open women's singles title. 

Martina Hingis and Chan Yung-Jan win women's doubles title at US Open

Martina Hingis and Chan Yung-Jan win the women doubles event at the US Open, beating Lucie Hradecka and Katerina Siniakova 6-3, 6-2 in the final. 

Steve hat-trick helps Yanbian tie Beijing 4-4 in CSL

Steve Trawally scored three times on Sunday, helping the bottom Club of Chinese Super League (CSL) Yanbian Fude tie Beijing Guoan in a eight-goal thrilling game.

3,000 marathon runners compete on 600-city call in Xi'an

A total of 3,000 runners completed a unique half-marathon on the 600-year-old ancient city wall in Xi'an on Sunday.

What next for football in China?

With some of China's most powerful figures viewing Football as a potentially profitable asset, a promising future is in the offing.

Sloane Stephens wins US Open women's event

American Sloane Stephens has become only the 2nd player in US Open history to win the Women's singles title as an unseeded player in the tournament.

Sun Yang sweeps 6 golds, 1 silver at Chinese National Games

Sun Yang won his last two titles in the men's 1,500m freestyle and 4x100m medley relay for a total of 6 golds and 1 silver medal from the 13th Chinese National Games. 

Chinese Super League Preview

League leaders Guangzhou Evergrande will look to continue their winning run at home to Changchun Yatai on Friday, as they kick off this weekend's action in the Super League.

Men's 4×100m relay race concludes in N China

A team representing Beijing, Zhejiang, Hubei and Guangdong claimed the men's 4×100m relay race at the 13th National Games.

Strong Chinese presence in US Open Women's Double's competition

Despite not having any representation in the Single's events at the US Open tennis tournament in New York, there is still strong Chinese presence in the Women's Double's event. 

China beats Qatar, loses World Cup ticket

China defeated Qatar 2-1 here on Tuesday in the last round of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Asian preliminaries, but failing to earn the WC finals ticket.

Air conditioning for China's World Cup qualifier in Qatar

Players are going to benefit from air conditioning at the Khalifa Stadium in Doha as China takes on Qatar in its last World Cup qualifier in Asia's top 12. 

Swimming Champions Sun Yang and Ning Zetao claim title of 800m and 100m freestyle

For swim fans, this year's national games has been one full of surprises, with all the swimming talents gathering in the city of Tianjin and providing matches of highest level.
 

Day-7 roundup of the 13th Chinese National Games in Tianjin

The ongoing 13th Chinese National Games in the coastal city of Tianjin saw 32 events completed on Sunday - the 7th day of competition - including 13 from athletics and five from the swimming pool.
 

Lin Dan wins first men's team gold at National Games

Badminton star Lin Dan led Beijing to win their first men's team gold medal by claiming a hard-fought 3-2 victory over reigning champions Fujian.

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