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World's top 10 sports news in 2012

Updated: 2013-01-07 15:47
( Xinhua)

- In February, the American-born-Chinese Jeremy Lin burst into the spotlight of NBA as an unlikely benchwarmer turned hero for New York Knicks.

Lin was drafted out of Harvard and was waived by two clubs late last year before he caught on with the Knicks.

World's top 10 sports news in 2012

Houston Rockets point guard Jeremy Lin shoots defended by New York Knicks center Tyson Chandler (R), guard J.R. Smith and forward Ronnie Brewer (L) in the second quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, Dec 17, 2012. [Photo/Agencies]

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    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.