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Warriors silence Thunder in NBA opener


Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant accepted their championship rings Tuesday for leading Golden State to a third NBA title in four campaigns, then powered the Warriors over Oklahoma City 108-100 in their 2018-19 season opener.

Smashing victory

China's Zhu Ting (No.2) tries to score against the US during the 2018 FIVB World Championship women's Pool H volleyball match between China and the US in Nagoya, Japan on Sunday. China won 25-22, 19-25, 20-25, 25-23, 15-9.
Source: AFP | 2018/10/14 22:03:39

Netherlands gain historic 3-0 victory

Memphis Depay scored one goal and put in an exhilarating all-round display as the Netherlands outclassed Germany 3-0 in their UEFA Nations League clash at the Johan Cruyff Arena on Saturday.
Source: Reuters | 2018/10/14 21:58:40

IOC extends partnership with Visa to 2032

Visa Inc has extended its sponsorship deal with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to 2032, it announced in Beijing on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/12 23:02:03

LPGA's top two take 2nd round lead in Incheon

Women's top two Park Sung-hyun of South Korea and Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn were among four players tied for the second-round lead at the LPGA KEB Hana Bank Championship Friday.
Source: AFP | 2018/10/12 22:58:42

Ex-NBA star Yao Ming attends basketball friendly in Pyongyang

Former NBA star Yao Ming attended a friendly basketball match between China and North Korea in Pyongyang on Thursday amid warming ties between the neighbors.
Source: AFP | 2018/10/12 22:58:41

Soccer crazy China and India in rare clash

China and India together account for more than a third of the world's population, but in soccer terms they are minnows often beaten by countries a fraction of their size.
Source: AFP | 2018/10/12 22:58:40

Shanghai Masters

Britain's Kyle Edmund hits a return against Germany's Alexander Zverev during their men's singles quarter-final match at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament on Friday. Kyle was beaten in the quarter-finals by fourth seed Alexander 6-4 6-4 in one hour 12 minutes.
Source: AFP | 2018/10/12 22:53:42

1968 Olympic Games, symbol of turbulent times, turn 50

It was 1968, revolt and upheaval were sweeping the world, and the Olympic Games could hardly avoid being swept up, too.
Source: AFP | 2018/10/12 22:42:55

Football association vows to build 10,000 soccer kindergartens

China's soccer authority has vowed to open 10,000 soccer kindergartens across the country by 2020.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/11 23:03:41

China-ASEAN rally to kick-start

The annual China-ASEAN ­International Touring Assembly and the ASEAN-China Journalists Rally (CAITA) is set to be held from October 31 to November 19, organizers announced Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/11 22:53:42