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China want nothing but 3 points


China captain Zheng Zhi said Wednesday the national team need nothing but a win in the home game against South ­Korea on Thursday.

Managerial madness in the Midlands is symptom of wider problem

Nottingham Forest and Derby County are historic rivals and nothing, not even fading fortunes, has lessened that rivalry over the years. Divided by the Brian Clough Way, the cities are ...

Imps fly the flag for non-league

Arsenal host Lincoln City in the FA Cup sixth round on Saturday and - based on over a century of uninterrupted top-flight football, being joint record 12-time winners of the ...


Fans can’t help but follow ‘march to madness’

Few sports monikers are more apropos than “March Madness,” the colloquial term for the NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament, which just concluded its first full weekend of play.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/22 23:33:39

Gelael to test with Toro Rosso

Indonesian driver Sean Gelael will take part in three Formula One tests with Red Bull-owned Scuderia Toro Rosso (STR) this year, the Italy-based team said Wednesday.
Source: Agencies | 2017/3/22 23:28:40

Dakar to start from Lima

The 2018 Dakar Rally will start from Lima, Peru on January 6 and finish two weeks later in Argentina after passing through Bolivia, organizers said Wednesday.
Source: Agencies | 2017/3/22 23:28:39

US edge Japan 2-1 to reach 1st WBC final

The US tagged on an eighth-inning run to edge out Japan 2-1 at Dodger Stadium on Tuesday to advance to the World Baseball Classic (WBC) final for the first time. Adam Jones provided the decisive play when he broke a keenly contested 1-1 tie with a ground ball out to third base that scored Brandon Crawford and ­eliminated two-time WBC champions Japan at the semifinal stage.
Source: AFP | 2017/3/22 23:23:40

UEFA mulls squad limits

UEFA will consider introducing squad limits and changes to the transfer system to prevent European teams hoarding players and stem the growing gap between rich and poor clubs, President Aleksander Ceferin said Wednesday.
Source: Agencies | 2017/3/22 23:23:39

Reds great Moran dies

Once revered member of Liverpool's fabled "boot room" Ronnie Moran died Wednesday, aged 83, the club said.
Source: Agencies | 2017/3/22 23:18:40

Bayern open China office in Shanghai, aiming to ‘provide some help’

German powerhouse Bayern Munich opened a Shanghai office on Wednesday in a bid to capitalize on China’s vast fan base and voracious hunger for top-flight soccer training.
Source: AFP | 2017/3/22 23:18:39

China want nothing but 3 points

China captain Zheng Zhi said Wednesday the national team need nothing but a win in the home game against South ­Korea on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/22 23:13:39

Dubs win ‘Curry Bowl’

Stephen Curry scored 17 points to win his latest on-court duel with elder brother Seth on Tuesday as the Golden State Warriors notched a fifth straight victory with a rout of the Dallas Mavericks.
Source: AFP | 2017/3/22 19:23:39

Police on full alert as China meets S. Korea on pitch amid tension

South Korea's national football team has expressed concern about security in China for a 2018 World Cup qualifier game amid tensions between the two countries.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/22 15:28:39