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  • Ravens fly to Peyton's place

    2013-01-12 11:18

    Peyton Manning, who has mounted a remarkable comeback with the Broncos, will be aiming to extend two big winning streaks when Denver hosts the Baltimore Ravens in the National Football League playoffs on Saturday.

  • Russian city Samara awards World Cup contract

    2013-01-12 04:11

    Russian city of Samara chose a local firm to design a sports arena for the 2018 World Cup.

  • Two dead, seven injured in an accident

    2013-01-11 16:44

    A deadly accident killed Thursday two people and injured seven during a Dakar Rally race as a race support vehicle collided with a taxi near the border between Chile and Peru.

  • Jong Tae-se transfers to K-League

    2013-01-11 11:14

    Jong Tae-se, who represented the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) at the 2010 World Cup, vowed on Thursday to help his new team win the K-League championship after he finalized his move to a South Korean club, the Suwon Samsung Bluewings.

  • CBA referee banned for 10 games

    2013-01-11 00:08

    The most severe punishment on a Chinese CBA referee came on Thursday when Wu Minhua was banned for 10 games after his wrong decision caused a sideline fracas which saw a CBA game interrupted for nine minutes on Wednesday.

  • Manchester United sign sponsorship with Indonesia's company

    2013-01-09 16:29

    The top English football club Manchester United (MU) announced a partnership cooperation with the Indonesia's leading tyre manufacturer PT Multistrada Arah Sarana Tbk.

  • Real, Barca players dominate all-star team

    2013-01-09 14:34

    The 2012 FIFA-FIFPro world all-star team announced Monday, as voted on by more than 50,000 players.

  • US launches study into youth sports concussions

    2013-01-08 10:02

    The US government launched on Monday a sweeping study of rising sports-related concussions among the youth, amid concerns that the injuries may have contributed to the suicides of professional football players.

  • Messi wins Player of the Year for fourth time

    2013-01-08 03:59

    Argentina's Lionel Messi, still only 25, was named the world's best player for an unprecedented fourth year running on Monday.

  • World's top 10 sports news in 2012

    2013-01-07 15:47

    The world's top sports news stories in 2012 selected by Xinhua News Agency.

  • 2012 was truly a year to treasure

    2013-01-02 01:31

    When I reflect on 2012, I thank God that I have some really fond memories.

  • Former champion Hatton now seeking a Chinese star

    2013-01-01 10:11

    Former world champion Ricky Hatton says he hopes to find his successor in Asia, with the popular Briton homing in on the region in the hope of unearthing the next big thing in boxing.

  • Group a building block for Africa

    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.