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  • Down Under gets a big closer

    2012-12-07 03:37

    Training in Australia has been a great benefit to Chinese swimmers in recent years, but the long trip Down Under remains a headache.

  • Training is a day at beach

    2012-12-07 03:37

    Phuket is no longer just a mecca for tourists — it's also an ideal training base for elite athletes.

  • Brecel reaches snooker UK Championship quarters

    2012-12-06 10:15

    Belgian teenager Luca Brecel surprised all to reach the last eight of the snooker UK Championship in York on Tuesday.

  • Money talks for PSG, Man City count cost of exit

    2012-12-05 17:33

    Big-spending Paris St Germain, struggling to deliver domestically on a huge investment by Qatari owners, showed they mean business in the Champions League by winning Group A at Porto's expense on Tuesday.

  • Rockets and Warriors to play game in honor of Chinese new year

    2012-12-05 02:46

    The NBA will continue its celebration of Chinese New Year with a celebratory game on Feb 13, the fourth day of the Year of the Snake.

  • Any excuse for a trip to China

    2012-12-05 02:44

    As more and more NBA players filter into China, Shaquille O'Neal, an all-time basketball great, is also working on tightening his relationship with the country.

  • Beckham ends American adventure with second title

    2012-12-03 09:27

    Leaving the field draped in the Union flag and the Stars and Stripes, David Beckham bowed out of Major League Soccer on a winning note on Saturday as L.A. Galaxy retained their title.

  • AFC to elect new president by April

    2012-11-30 11:41

    The turbulent reign of perennially suspended AFC boss Mohamed Bin Hammam will finally end with the regional body announcing plans on Thursday to elect a new president before April.

  • S. Korean striker Lee wins AFC Player of the Year

    2012-11-30 11:26

    South Korean striker Lee Keun-ho was awarded the AFC Player of the Year 2012 on Thursday, as his football club Ulsan Hyundai became one of the biggest winners of the AFC Annual Award gala, bagging the best player, best club and best coach awards.

  • India faces IOC suspension due to government interference

    2012-11-29 16:56

    India faces suspension by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) due to government interference in the forthcoming election of its national Olympic body.

  • Rondo ejected as Nets beats Celtics

    2012-11-29 15:53

    Brooklyn Nets beat Boston Celtics 95-83 in an Eastern Conference clash that turned nasty in the second quarter when three players were ejected after a skirmish on Wednesday.

  • Pacers take down Lakers with last-second basket

    2012-11-29 09:40

    Indiana guard George Hill delivered the kind of last-gasp, game-winning basket Kobe Bryant is famous for to give the Pacers a scrappy 79-77 win over the Lakers in Los Angeles on Tuesday.

  • 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.