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Cool Federer joins stuttering Kerber in quarters


Ice-cool Roger Federer charged into an Australian Open quarter-final with Tomas Berdych on Monday as former champion Angelique Kerber stuttered into an enticing clash with Madison Keys.

NFL: Patriots will defend Super Bowl crown against Eagles

Defending champion New England booked a third Super Bowl trip in four seasons on Sunday, edging Jacksonville 24-20 to reach an NFL championship showdown against the Philadelphia Eagles.

Let's get physical

Chinese experts on physical education for preschool children have called for better-quality teaching in the system, warning that the new generation will face major health problems if the current situation ...


Congo Brazzaville qualify for quarterfinals of African Nations Championship

Congo Brazzaville continued their dream run in the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Morocco, clinching Group D's first ticket to the quarter-finals on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/21 10:34:35

Wilson, Allen to fight for snooker Masters title

Northern Ireland's Mark Allen and England's Kyren Wilson will fight for the title in the final of the Masters snooker tournament to be held on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/21 10:31:14

DPRK, South Korea to march together at PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games: IOC

Delegations from the DPRK and South Korea will march together under the name "Korea" and the Korean Unification Flag at the opening ceremony of the upcoming PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/20 21:25:18

IOC decides on pool of clean Russian athletes to PyeongChang 2018

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided Friday on a pool of clean athletes who are eligible to be invited by the IOC to take part in the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/20 8:05:33

Let's get physical

Chinese experts on physical education for preschool children have called for better-quality teaching in the system, warning that the new generation will face major health problems if the current situation does not improve.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/18 23:21:29

James, Curry to captain teams in new-look All-Star Game

LeBron James and Stephen Curry led the voting for NBA All-Star Game starters announced Thursday and will serve as team captains in the league's new-look mid-season exhibition on February 18.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/19 22:28:40

S.Korea PM apologizes for ice hockey gaffe

South Korea's prime minister apologized Friday for suggesting the country's women's ice hockey team had no chance of a medal at the Winter Olympic Games in an unsuccessful attempt to dampen criticism over a unified team with the North.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/19 22:23:40

Sharp focus

Spain's Rafael Nadal hits a return against Bosnia's Damir Dzumhur during their men's singles third round match on day five of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on Friday. Nadal stormed into the round of 16 at the Australian Open Friday with a vintage performance as Grigor Dimitrov and Caroline Wozniacki kept their Grand Slam hopes alive on a hot draining day.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/19 22:18:39

Racers must deal with own risk management: official

The hosting of Kitzbuehel's famed, white-knuckled downhill on Saturday will be particularly poignant after two deaths this season, but a top official stressed that the high-octane sport will never be without danger and racers must handle their own risk management.
Source: AFP | 2018/1/19 22:13:39

After Anfield blow, Manchester City look to restore smooth progress

Manchester City will be aiming to resume business as usual when they face Newcastle ­United at the Etihad stadium in the Premier League on Saturday. City's 4-3 loss to Liverpool at Anfield on Sunday allowed Manchester United to close the gap to 12 points and ended Pep Guardiola's team's 22-match unbeaten run in the league this season.
Source: Reuters | 2018/1/18 23:21:30