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Los Angeles city council gives final nod to 2024 Olympics bid

Los Angeles's 2024 Olympic Games bid has been given final approval by the city council on Wednesday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/26 9:20:53

Bolt loses 2008 relay gold

Usain Bolt lost one of his nine Olympic gold medals on Wednesday when the International Olympic Committee stripped Jamaica of their 4x100-meter relay win at the 2008 Beijing Games after Nesta Carter was caught doping.
Soure:AFP: 2017/1/25 23:48:40

Tokyo Olympics golf venue under fire

A Japanese nonprofit group has demanded that the golf tournament for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games be shifted from the Kasumigaseki Country Club which does not accept women as full members.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/1/24 23:23:41

China aims high ahead of 2018 Winter Games

Chinese athletes will aim high and strive for good results at the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Games, a Chinese sports official told Xinhua in a recent interview.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/19 9:52:39

Beijing 2022 to top agenda for Xi-Bach IOC meeting

China's preparations for the 2022 Winter Games are likely to top the agenda at Chinese President Xi Jinping's meeting with Olympic chief Thomas Bach on Wednesday in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/1/18 0:38:39

Beijing 2022 on top of agenda of Xi-Bach meeting

China's preparations for the 2022 Winter Games are likely to be on top of the agenda in Chinese President Xi Jinping's meeting with Olympic chief Thomas Bach on Wednesday in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/1/17 15:38:39

COC vows to probe doping cases of three weightlifters

The Chinese Olympic Committee (COC) reiterated its zero tolerance to doping on Friday and vowed to investigate the cases involving three female Chinese weightlifters after the trio was stripped of gold medals won during 2008 Olympic Games by the world's top sports body.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/1/14 0:03:39

Chinese Olympic Committee supports IOC stripping weightlifters of 2008 golds

The Chinese Olympic Committee (COC) on Friday said it supports the International Olympic Committee(IOC)'s verdict in stripping three Chinese weightlifters of their gold medals from the 2008 Beijing Games for doping violations.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/13 21:52:38

Chinese Olympic weightlifting trio stripped of Beijing gold

China's three weightlifting gold medals from the Beijing Olympic Games were overturned after retests of the athletes' samples proved positive.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/1/13 16:48:39

Snow, hotpot and ski shoes: China awaits the Winter Olympics

Chang Guangchun seldom sees foreigners in her village, but started learning English two years ago.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/13 14:25:36

Civilization Magazine hailed by IOC, UNESCO

The efforts of China's Civilization Magazine in promoting Olympism and raising awareness about the value of cultural heritage were hailed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and United Nations' cultural arm UNESCO, as the magazine celebrates its 15th anniversary this month.
Soure:Global Times: 2016/12/29 21:23:39

Yearender: Rio defies the odds to host spectacular 2016 Olympic Games

Golden beaches and lush mountains, samba-fueled passion and spectacular soccer games - Rio de Janeiro is known in Portuguese as the Cidade Maravilhosa.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/12/29 13:26:48

28 Russians face action over Sochi samples

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has launched an inquiry into 28 Russians suspected of tampering with doping samples at the 2014 Sochi Games in a new blow to Russia's efforts to redeem its name.
Soure:AFP: 2016/12/24 0:08:39

Tokyo 2020 slashes budget to $17b

Tokyo Olympics organizers unveiled a smaller budget of up to $17 billion on Wednesday after coming under pressure to cut ballooning costs.
Soure:AFP: 2016/12/21 23:43:40

Solid start for Hebei Province in preparing for 2022 Winter Olympics

Over a year into preparations for the 2022 Winter Olympics, North China's Hebei Province, in which co-host Zhangjiakou is located, has achieved a solid start in venue planning and construction of infrastructure.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/12/18 18:48:39

Solid start for Hebei Province in preparing for 2022 Winter Olympics

Over a year into preparation for the 2022 Winter Olympics, north China's Hebei Province, in which co-hosts Beijing and Zhangjiakou are located, has achieved a solid start in the Olympic venues planning and construction of supporting infrastructure.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/12/17 18:06:04

Olympic champion threatens to lead boycott of Russia

Olympic biathlon champion Martin Fourcade has threatened to lead a boycott of the sport's World Cup series unless the international federation takes tough action against Russian doping.
Soure:AFP: 2016/12/16 23:18:39

Final stage the toughest for Paris: bid leader

Paris is the hot favorite to win the right to host the 2024 Olympic Games but, having fallen at the final hurdle before, knows the hardest part is yet to come - convincing the International Olympic Committee (IOC) its bid is the strongest.
Soure:AFP: 2016/12/16 23:08:39