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China claims 2 golds in Asian Winter Games

Cross-country skier Man Dandan grabbed China's first gold medal at the Asian Winter Games and Zang Ruxin added one from snowboard on Sunday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/2/20 13:49:43

Man Dandan wins China's first gold at Asian Winter Games

Cross-country skier Man Dandan triumphed in the women's 1.4km individual sprint classical, winning China's first gold medal at the Asian Winter Games here on Monday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/2/20 13:42:47

Norwegian skier Therese Johaug banned 13 months for doping

Norway's cross-country ski star Therese Johaug was banned for 13 months for doping, newspaper Aftenposten reported Friday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/2/11 7:47:47

China sends 236 athletes to compete in all sports at Asian Winter Games

China on Friday announced a 236-strong delegation for the 8th Asian Winter Games in Sapporo, Japan, which will run from Feb. 19-26.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/2/11 7:33:25

Ukraine pair wins ice dance in Universiade

Ukrainian pair Alexandra Nazagova/Maksim Nikitin cruised to victory in the ice dance event at the 2017 Almaty Winter Universiade here on Saturday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/2/5 8:01:15

Moguls final of Freestyle Skiing at 28th Winter Universiade

Yuliya Galysheva of Kazakhstan competes during the women's Moguls final of Freestyle Skiing at the 28th Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan, Feb. 2, 2017. Yuliya Galysheva claimed the title of the event with 73.80 points.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/2/3 8:04:01

China roars into women's ice hockey semifinals at Winter Universiade

China crushed Britain 12-0 to enter the women's ice hockey semis at the Almaty 2017 Winter Universiade, but China coach Luo Lei on Thursday called the 4-1 win over hosts Kazakhstan earlier "decisive" in allowing them to survive Group A which also included powerhouse Canada.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/2/2 16:50:32

S. Korea beats China in women's curling at Universiade

South Korea beat China 9-8 in the women's curling competition at the 2017 Almay Universiade on Wednesday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/2/2 8:59:14

Vonn takes Garmisch downhill for 77th win

US ski queen Lindsey Vonn announced her return to form on Saturday, after nearly a year out with injury, with victory in the downhill at Garmisch, her 77th World Cup win.
Soure:AFP: 2017/1/21 23:38:39

Ice hockey could be next big sport to hit in China, say experts

Ice hockey, already a popular sport worldwide, has recently shown off its ability to charm players and audiences in markets where it has not traditionally garnered attention. Recent top-level games hosted in China are evidence of this change, as is the top-level Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) club hosted in Beijing since 2016.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/20 10:07:54

Alpine contest

Sweden’s Kajsa Kling competes in the FIS Alpine World Cup Women Alpine Combined on Friday in Val d’Isere, French Alps.
Soure:AFP: 2016/12/16 23:08:39

Germany opposes bobsleigh worlds boycott over Russian doping

Germany is against ­boycotting next year's bobsleigh and ­skeleton World Championships in Sochi in protest against Russian doping, but is ready to step in and host the event should it be moved.
Soure:Reuters: 2016/12/14 0:03:40

NHL grappling with China dilemma as preseason rumor links Canucks and Kings

Amid the buildup to the 2022 Beijing Olympics and China's concerted winter sports push, however, there is no shortage of NHL teams who would be interested in showcasing their roster of stars to a growing audience.
Soure:Global Times: 2016/12/6 23:58:39

S.Korea seeks foreign athletes for Olympics

South Korea is to naturalize a German luge racer, officials said Friday, in a bid to pack its winter sports stable with more foreign talent ahead of the 2018 Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.
Soure:AFP: 2016/12/2 23:43:40

Beijing aims for 5 million residents playing winter sports by 2020

It is time to go skiing as authorities in Beijing aim to attract as many as 5 million residents to take up winter sports by 2020 as it prepares to host the upcoming winter Olympics.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/11/30 8:56:32

Beijing starts collecting emblem designs for 2022 Winter Games

Beijing started to collect emblem designs for both 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic games on Sunday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/11/20 14:40:08

China's Jin Boyang second, Chinese pairs one-two at Cup of China

China's promising teenager Jin Boyang took second in the Figure Skating Cup of China men's competition on Saturday, while his compatriots Yu Xiaoyu/Zhang Hao and Peng Cheng/Jin Yang earned one-two finish in pairs competition.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/11/20 7:20:58

Figure skater Jin expected to make breakthrough for China at Winter Olympics

China's 19-year-old figure skater Jin Boyang, who has been famous for his most difficult jumps, is expected to make a breakthrough for his country at the Winter Olympic Games in 2018 and 2022.
Soure:Xinhua: 2016/11/19 21:58:32