Battle of 'developing' countries materializes in women's water polo

GWANGJU (south korea) July19:South Korea and South Africa will each look for its first victory in women's water polo at the FINA World Championships when...

U.S. swimmer takes jab at Chinese star under doping allegations

GWANGJU (south korea) July19: U.S. swimmer Lilly King is as biting in her criticism of doping as she's fast in the pool.

World Cyber Game 2019 unveils in Xi'an

XI'AN(China) July 19: The World Cyber Game (WCG), suspended for six years, took a new start this year as the WCG Cube was illuminated...

China's Li Na devotes herself to next generation of tennis players

Beijing(China) July 19: Chinese retired tennis great Li Na, two-time Grand Slam champion and former world No. 2, has devoted herself to training young...

No stranger to pain, Mike Woods pedals on with broken ribs at...

Ottawa (Canada) July 19: Ignoring two broken ribs, Canadian Mike Woods finished 88th in Thursday's 209.5-kilometre Stage 12 of the Tour de France.

Babar Azam gets a whimsical welcome ahead of his Somerset debut

Islamabad (Pakistan) July 19: Babar Azam is making strides in cricket and he's getting a lot of love for it across the globe.

Man who allegedly stole Super Bowl champion's rings stopped with help from...

Arizona (USA) July 19: An Arizona hotel employee was arrested earlier this month for allegedly stealing the Super Bowl rings of former Washington Redskins offensive...

Afghanistan Grouped With Bangladesh, India, Qatar, Oman

Kabul (Afghanistan) July 18: Afghanistan have been placed alongside Oman, India, Bangladesh and Qatar following the draw for the second round of Asian Qualifiers, held...

World Cup controversy

Islamabad (Pakistan) July 18: THE controversy surrounding the dramatic World Cup final at Lord's last Sunday continues to reverberate in all cricket-playing nations, with many...

China wins 10th gold in diving to lead Gwangju FINA worlds

Beijing (China) July 18: Chinese teenager Chen Yuxi brought the 10th gold medal for the diving "dream team" of China with a perfect performance...

CHINADA hopes Chinese Winter Olympic athletes to stand test of history

Beijing (China) July 18: China Anti-Doping Agency (CHINADA) is working on a doping control plan for athletes of the 2022 Winter Olympic Games, CHINADA CEO...

Pumpsie Green, first black player on Boston Red Sox, dies at 85

California (USA) July 18: Former Boston Red Sox infielder Elijah "Pumpsie" Green, the first black player on the last major league team to field one,...

S. Korea looking for more goals in women's water polo vs. Canada

GWANGJU(South Korea) July 17: Now that they have the first one out of the way, the South Korean women's water polo players will...

3 countries competing at FINA worlds for 1st time

GWANGJU(South Korea) July 17: When the swimming portion of the ongoing FINA World Championships begins later this month, three countries will be participating for the...

FIFA chief congratulates S. Korea on 2nd place finish at U-20 World...

Seoul (South Korea) July 17: FIFA President Gianni Infantino has offered his congratulations to the head of the Korea Football Association (KFA) on the...

PCB cricket committee undecided on meeting date to review World Cup show

Lahore (Pakistan) July 17: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) can't find a date to decide the future of Pakistan cricket.

NBA Champ Mozgov says Russian team bound to win medals of 2019...

Moscow (Russia) July 17: Russian basketball star Timofey Mozgov told TASS on Tuesday that playing for the national team at the upcoming 2019 FIBA World...

Lijiang win inaugural Yunnan ethnic minorities football c'ship

KUNMING (China) July 17: Lijiang defeated Pu'er 5-2 to win the inaugural football tournament for ethnic minorities of Yunnan on Tuesday.

Chelsea Pitman is a Netball World Cup winner with Australia, can she...

London (UK) July 17: England's Chelsea Pitman is already a World Cup winner with Australia and as she sets her sights on another title, Sky...

The Open: Tiger Woods trims schedule to prolong career

Portrush (UK) July 17: Tiger Woods is still trying to work out his playing schedule towards the end of the season and admitted he needs...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants to build around Paul Pogba at Manchester United

London (UK) July 17: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he still hopes to build his Manchester United team around Paul Pogba - despite the France midfielder...

S. Korea gets 1st women's water polo goal in loss

GWANGJU (South Korea) July 16: South Korea scored its first women's water polo goal at the swimming world championships Tuesday, a rare cause for celebration...

The Brief: Von der Leyen's path back to Brussels, Macron in Serbia,...

Brussels (Belgium)) July 16: Ursula von der Leyen is often described as a "political outsider," but her path to Brussels' top job began in the...

Putin lauds Russian synchro swimmers' gold medals at 2019 FINA World Championships

Moscow (Russia) July 16: Russian President Vladimir Putin has extended his congratulations to the national synchronized swimming duo of Svetlana Kolesnichenko and Svetlana Romashina for...

Beijing 2022 opens applications for licensing spots

Beijing (China) July 16: The Beijing 2022 Organizing Committee announced on its official website that licensed manufacturers and retailers had been solicited for the Olympic...

Pittsburgh Steelers' James Conner reveals he had week to live before cancer...

Pittsburgh (USA) July 16: Pittsburgh Steelers running back James Conner revealed Sunday he was in a dire situation when he was diagnosed with cancer in...

Two yokozuna champions lead Nagoya sumo tourney

Tokyo (Japan) July 15: On the eighth day of the Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament, two yokozuna grand champions kept their slates clean to lead the...