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Aerodynamics for Olympics


A team of six people from China's state-owned aerospace giant China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) has successfully transformed a deserted plant in the century-old Erqi Locomotive Factory into a flagship project in the run-up to the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics.

Pochettino's poker face

"I need to wait for the right project. I will not close any door," former Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino said on Sky Sports' Monday Night Football last week.

Liverpool visit Manchester City to resume Premier League rivalry

"I'm looking forward to seeing Manchester City vs Liverpool this Sunday because that will be a real test," Sky Sports pundit Gary Neville said ahead of the weekend's biggest game, ...


Silverware for Spurs?

They have exploded as has Kane. The England skipper has been outstanding under Mourinho -contributing to 45 goals in 34 games.
Source: Global Times | 2020/11/26 22:33:40

Man or Superman?

When AC Milan play Fiorentina this weekend they will be missing Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
Source: Global Times | 2020/11/26 22:23:40

Hollywood ball

Much attention in recent weeks has been shone on the owners-elect of non-league side AFC Wrexham, Hollywood stars Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney.
Source: Global Times | 2020/11/26 22:18:40

Tyson says 'kid' is under control

Boxing great Mike Tyson says he has learned to protect that "kid always in me" as he prepares to return to the ring for an exhibition bout with Roy Jones Jr on Saturday.
Source: AFP | 2020/11/26 17:43:40

Hamilton aiming for more records

Lewis Hamilton goes into this weekend's Bahrain Grand Prix aiming to continue his record­breaking romp this year and make a successful start on final talks to stay with Mercedes in 2021 and beyond.
Source: AFP | 2020/11/26 17:33:42

NFL postpones Thanksgiving Day clash due to Ravens' COVID-19 outbreak

The NFL's Thanksgiving Day showcase has been slammed by the coronavirus after the league suffered another COVID­19 outbreak, prompting officials to postpone Thursday's contest between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Baltimore Ravens.
Source: AFP | 2020/11/26 17:33:41

Vissel Kobe sail through

Andres Iniesta scored his first goal in the Asian Champions League as Vissel Kobe powered their way to the last 16 with a dominant 3-1 win over Fabio Cannavaro's Guangzhou Evergrande in their Group G clash on Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2020/11/26 17:33:40

Bayern, City advance

Robert Lewandowski set Bayern Munich on the way to a 3-1 Champions League win over Red Bull Salzburg on Wednesday as the holders joined Manchester City in qualifying for the last 16 with two group games to spare, while Liverpool went down to defeat and Marseille are now the owners of an unwanted record.
Source: AFP | 2020/11/26 17:28:40

Chinese Football Association mourns the death of Argentine legend Diego Maradona

As arguably the best player in the 20th century, World Cup winner Diego Maradona made a tremendous contribution to the game of football, and brought so many beautiful and indelible memories for Chinese fans: Chinese Football Association
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/11/26 10:18:55

Australian Open delay 'most likely'

The Australian Open is likely to be delayed by a week or two as negotiations between organizers, the tennis tours and the Victoria government over health measures continue, the state's sports minister said Wednesday.
Source: Reuters | 2020/11/25 21:33:40