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Yes, Xu Can! Chinese boxer aiming high


Chinese boxer Xu Can defended his World Boxing Association (WBA) featherweight world title on Sunday night, defeating Japan's Shun Kubo with a six-round technical knockout in his hometown of Fuzhou in East China's Jiangxi Province.

European Tour to expand in China

Buoyed by record crowds and a wave of exciting young players, the European Tour is looking to expand again in China after some rocky times, a leading official told AFP.

City take big step toward title

Manchester City took a big step toward retaining the Premier League title with a 2-0 win over Manchester United at Old Trafford on Wednesday sending them back to the top ...


A victorious night for Chinese fighters in Shanghai

All five Chinese fighters scored victories in their bouts at the ONE Championship: Legendary Quest on Saturday night in Shanghai.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/16 6:34:36

Raptors deliver Canada's first ever NBA championship

The Toronto Raptors won Canada its first NBA title with a 114-110 victory in Game 6 of the Finals' best of seven series over the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/14 14:25:47

City begin title defense at West Ham while United host Chelsea

Champions Manchester City begin the defense of their Premier League title away at West Ham, while Manchester United will host Chelsea in a blockbuster meeting to start the campaign after next season's fixtures were revealed on Thursday.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/13 20:18:41

Naturalization will help: ex-China intl Shao

Former China international Shao Jiayi believes naturalizing foreign players will boost the standard of Chinese soccer, amid a push to introduce foreign players to allow them to play in the national side.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/13 20:18:41

Tears as star Lee quits after cancer battle

Cancer-hit badminton star Lee Chong Wei announced his retirement Thursday, ending a brilliant career in which he collected a swathe of honors but never won a world or Olympic title.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/13 20:18:40

Winter Sports Expo to kick off in October; 160,000 visitors expected

The annual World Winter Sports Expo will kick off in Beijing in October, organizers said, with winter sports powerhouse Finland being named this year's Country of Honor.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/13 20:13:42

Real Madrid sign Mendy from Lyon

Real Madrid continued their summer spending spree on Wednesday by completing the signing of left-back Ferland Mendy from Lyon.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/13 20:13:41

France, Germany march on

Eugenie Le Sommer fired Women's World Cup hosts France to the top of Group A after scoring the winning penalty to see off determined Norway on Wednesday, while Germany virtually assured themselves of missing the rampant US in the last 16 after squeezing past Spain and taking control of Group B.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/13 20:13:40

Blues win 1st Stanley Cup

Goaltender Jordan Binnington made 32 stops as the St. Louis Blues captured their first Stanley Cup in franchise history with a 4-1 Game 7 win over Boston that capped a storybook season.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/13 20:08:41

Durant's Achilles sends shock waves

When Kevin Durant fell to the court with a right Achilles injury, he sent shock waves across the NBA, some teams having prepared for years to make him huge free agent offers in July.
Source: AFP | 2019/6/13 20:03:40