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Gao Tingyu: I hope I can win the gold in Beijing


Chinese skater Gao Tingyu grabbed a bronze medal with 34.65 seconds in the men's 500 meters speed skating at PyeongChang Winter Olympics on Monday. Gao became the first Chinese man to win a speed skating's medal in Winter Olympics. The gold winner from Norway, Havard Lorentzen, finished 34.41 seconds, 0.01 faster than South Korea's Cha Min-kyu.

King James eyes history

LeBron James added another impressive entry to his bulging collection of assorted records and statistical milestones on Tuesday after becoming the youngest player in NBA history to amass 30,000 points.

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.


LeBron lifts Cavs

LeBron James drained a buzzer-beating game-winner on Wednesday as the Cleveland Cavaliers set aside their troubles with a 140-138 overtime victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Source: AFP | 2018/2/8 20:33:40

North Korean cheerleading squad at PyeongChang Olympic Village


Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2018/2/8 15:07:53

2,500 anti-doping tests to be taken during PyeongChang Games

A total of 2,500 urine and blood tests are planned during the Feb. 9-25 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games, confirmed the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) here on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/8 14:57:33

Russia denies launching cyber attacks against Winter Olympic Games

The Russian Foreign Ministry has denied launching cyber attacks against the upcoming Winter Olympic Games.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/8 13:41:37

China's Zhang Kexin among some youngest athletes at PyeongChang Olympics

China's 15-year-old freestyle skier Zhang Kexin will be one of the youngest athletes to compete at the PyeongChang Olympic Games to open on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/8 11:14:14

PyeongChang has all the makings to be outstanding: IOC president

Thomas Bach, President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), said Wednesday that PyeongChang is ready and has all the makings of an outstanding Winter Olympics Games.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/8 9:00:45

Hirscher to skip first team event

Marcel Hirscher will almost certainly race in four events at the Pyeongchang Winter Games in his quest for a first Olympic title but the inaugural team event will not be one of them, the Austrian said Wednesday.
Source: Reuters | 2018/2/7 23:03:40

Rafael Nadal confirms participation in this year's Queen's Club Championships

World No.1 Rafael Nadal has confirmed he will play in the Wimbledon warm-up event at Queen's Club later this year.
Source: AFP | 2018/2/7 23:03:40

Golf's future threatened by climate change: report

Wetter winters and coastal erosion linked to climate change are threatening the future of golf, a report backed by governing body the R&A warned Wednesday. Golf is facing an increase in unplayable holes, winter course closures and disruption to professional tournaments due to increased rainfall, while rising sea levels could jeopardize all the world's coastal courses by 2100.
Source: AFP | 2018/2/7 23:03:40

Final warm-up

South Korea's Won Yun-jong takes a turn during the first men's unofficial bobsleigh training session at the Olympic Sliding Center before the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea on Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2018/2/7 22:58:41