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Official emblems for Beijing 2022 Winter Games unveiled


The emblems of the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, respectively named "Winter Dream" and "Flying High," were unveiled on Friday.

'Darkness before dawn'

Holding the Winter Olympic Games in a little-known corner of South Korea was never an easy proposition, but a ban on Russia and the latent threat of nuclear war have ...

'Brazilian storm'

Slightly built and aged just 10, Rickson Falcao looks no match for the waves crashing onto Brazil's Atlantic coast, but within seconds of launching his board, the kid surfer is ...


SIPG hire Portuguese coach Pereira

Shanghai SIPG have hired Portuguese coach Vitor Pereira to succeed compatriot Andre Villas-Boas as their new coach, the Chinese Super League (CSL) club announced Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/12 22:38:40

No need for Curry

The Golden State Warriors shrugged off the absence of Stephen Curry to edge past the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday as a depleted Boston Celtics crashed to defeat against the Chicago Bulls.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/12 22:38:39

Three Chinese pupils to receive football training in Barcelona next month

Three Chinese pupils will receive free football training in Barcelona next month, said sources from Mission Hills on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/12 17:18:04

Skiing brings winter sporting fun to vast desert in Inner Mongolia

Skiing on a snowy slope and looking far away at the vast desert, Li Dongwei yelled excitedly: "It made my day!"
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/12 10:58:29

Sharma holds nerve to claim maiden tour win

India's Shubhankar Sharma claimed a maiden European Tour title at the rain-hit Joburg Open on Monday when he returned to the course to card a ­final-round 69 to secure a three-shot victory at the Randpark Golf Club.
Source: Reuters | 2017/12/11 22:48:40

IOC 'confident' about Tokyo 2020 venues

Tokyo organizers are back on track and will complete their 2020 Olympic venues on schedule, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said Monday at the start of a three-day visit.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/11 22:48:40

Arsenal to face Swedes in Europa League

Arsenal will face Swedish minnows Ostersund while Scottish giants Celtic drew Russians Zenit St. Petersburg in the draw for the Europa League last 32 on Monday.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/11 22:48:39

Eagles, Steelers clinch division titles

The Philadelphia Eagles clinched the NFC East divisional crown with a roller-coaster NFL victory over the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday but saw quarterback Carson Wentz exit early with a knee injury.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/11 22:48:39

FA demands answers over Old Trafford bust-up after Manchester derby

The Football Association demanded answers from Manchester United and Manchester City on Monday following reports of ugly scenes that reportedly left City assistant coach Mikel Arteta bloodied after a fracas.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/11 22:43:40

Real draw PSG in round of 16

Cristiano Ronaldo's Real Madrid will resume their bid for a first European Cup treble in 42 years against Neymar's ­Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) after the big-spending duo were on Monday drawn together in a mouthwatering Champions League last-16 clash.
Source: AFP | 2017/12/11 22:43:40