The International Association of Athletics Federations announced the five finalists for the Female World Athlete of the Year 2019 on Tuesday.
Former South American football officials Eduardo Deluca, Jose Luis Meiszner and Manuel Burga have received life bans for their role in a sprawling corruption scheme, world football governing body FIFA said on Tuesday.
China Under-19 head coach Cheng Yaodong delivered a damning assessment of the country's youth ranks after his team failed to qualify for the AFC U-19 Championship for the first time in 25 years.
Team China will again look to Guangzhou Evergrande's Brazilborn forward Ai Kesen, aka Elkeson, and Espanyol striker Wu Lei to make the difference on Thursday.The uncertainty at Evergrande has added to concerns that Ai Kesen is neither in peak condition nor the best frame of mind for the Syria clash.
Chinese team FunPlus Phoenix (FPX) defeated European counterparts G2 Esports (G2) 3-0 in the final of the 2019 League of Legends World Championship held in Paris on Sunday night.
China defeated Japan 3-0 in the final of the women's team event at the 2019 Table Tennis Team World Cup on Sunday.
China's Li Haotong is seen during the first round of the 148th Open Championship in Portrush, Northern Ireland on July 18, 2019."Even as a child, it was always a dream of mine to make the Presidents Cup," Im said. "I'm so happy to be chosen as a captain's pick.
Some of America's top collegiate hoops stars will showcase their skills at Shanghai's Baoshan Sport Center on Saturday when the Arizona State Sun Devils clash with the Colorado Buffaloes.
Former Winter Olympic champion Yang Yang became the first Chinese to be elected as the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) vice president here on Thursday.
President Xi Jinping hailed the 7th Military World Games in Wuhan, Hubei province, as "successful" in a written instruction made public on Thursday, and said hosting the event showed China's commitment to peaceful development.
The International Olympic Committee likes what it sees in China's preparations for the 2022 Winter Games.
Haikou City, South China’s Hainan Province, will host Super Bouts -- an international boxing tournament -- on Feb. 2, organizers stated on Tuesday.
Stephon Marbury once again garnered the public's attention, this time as the head coach for the Beijing Royal Fighters. He led the team to a victory over Shenzhen Aviators on Saturday to mark a great start of their 2019-2020 CBA season.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) must cooperate closely to fight against doping in sport effectively, IOC president Thomas Bach said in Katowice on Tuesday.
The new medal of the "Athens Marathon, the Authentic" was revealed in Athens on Monday as the city is getting ready to welcome a new record of 60,000 runners from 120 countries and regions in all races on Nov 9 and 10 for the 37th edition.
Chinese Olympic champion Wu Dajing won his first gold medal of the 2019/20 World Cup Short Track Speed Skating season at Salt Lake City on Sunday.
30,000 runners participated in the iconic 2019 Beijing Marathon under a drizzle on Sunday.
Former NBA star Jeremy Lin made his debut in the CBA league, scoring 25 points to lead Beijing Ducks ease past Tianjin Pioneers with a 103-81 victory in the season opener in Tianjin on Sunday.
Chinese Basketball Association has announced CBA Guangdong Hongyuan head coach Du Feng as the new head coach of national men's basketball team on Thursday through social media.
Taizicheng Resort, a newly-disclosed resort serving the 2022 Winter Olympics in Zhangjiakou, Hebei province, expects to become a multifunctional complex for sports and tourism to further drive the local economy.
Jack Ma is calling out Floyd Mayweather. And just in case China's wealthiest citizen has any second thoughts, good pal Manny Pacquiao has his back.
Xi Jinping signed an order of commendation on Monday to honor the Chinese athletes and coaches who participated in the 7th Military World Games that concluded in Wuhan, Hubei Province, on Sunday.
Hebei province in North China will build more than 100 public skating venues in the next two years in an effort to promote winter sports across the province, its top sports authority said.
Bahrain defeated Qatar 3-1 to win their first ever men's soccer title in a match, which closed all the competitions at the 7th CISM Military World Games on Sunday in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei province.
China's hosting of the 7th Military World Games, which concluded in Wuhan, Hubei province, on Sunday night, conveys a message of peace and spreads friendship and solidarity on a global stage.
Xu Qiliang, president of the 2019 Military World Games organizing committee, also vice chairman of China's Central Military Commission, declared the Games close on Sunday in Wuhan, central China, to wrap up the biggest ever "Olympics for the military".
Wuhan, the capital city of central China's Hubei Province, said goodbye to the 7th International Military Sports Council (CISM) Military World Games, the first international military multi-sport event held in China, with a closing ceremony on Sunday night.
China's naval pentathlon team celebrates victory after finishing the last race in the event on Saturday in Wuhan, Hubei province.The last category, the men and women's obstacle relay, ended Saturday with China's men and women's teams winning the last two gold medals on offer in this competition.
While Team China tops the medal tables in most events at the ongoing Military World Games in Wuhan, athletics isn't one of them. That makes any successes against their European and South American rivals extra special for the Chinese track-and-field contingent.
China's home favorite, the military pentathlon team, finished with five of six gold medals at the 7th Military World Games, demonstrating how they compete in peacetime for their compatriots.