Chinese Olympic Committee’s Olympic Day campaign boosts sports enthusiasm

July 14, 2022 0 Comments

 ,BEIJING – In honor of its 36th Olympic Day, the Chinese Olympic Committee (COC) launched an online campaign themed “Together for a Better World.”,The campaign launched on multiple online platforms on June 8, with the aim of stimulating people’s enthusiasm for physical fitness and spreading the Olympic spirit.,Jointly invited by the COC and the International …

Teenager Pan powers to prominence

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Unexpected fourth-place finish in 100m freestyle indicates bright future for China’s men’s program,In a mixed day for Team China at the FINA World Championships, the standout performance of teenager Pan Zhanle delivered a major boost for the nation’s men’s pool program.,After the euphoria of bagging two titles on Tuesday, China’s gold rush halted on Wednesday, …

Springsteen hits high notes on rocky ride to success

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 ,Jessica Springsteen has made a success out of a career that could not be further removed from that of her rock legend father Bruce and yet the Olympic silver medalist show jumper said that at times she feared she would never make it.,The difference in their worlds was highlighted two weekends ago.,At about the same …

China beats South Korea for 3rd straight win in women’s Volleyball Nations League

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SOFIA, July 3 (Xinhua) — China’s women’s volleyball team beat South Korea 3-1 in the last game of the 2022 FIVB Volleyball Nations League (VNL) preliminary phase for their third straight win here on Sunday.,With a 25-13, 19-25, 25-19, 26-24 victory, China registered their eighth win from 12 games in the tournament.,Li Yingying scored 23 …

China completes stunning clean sweep

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 ,China completed a stunning clean sweep of the 13 diving gold medals at the FINA World Championships in Budapest on Sunday.,The last time China swept the diving titles at the worlds was in Shanghai in 2011-when there were 10 gold medals on offer.,In a remarkable campaign by Team China in the Hungarian capital, Wang Zongyuan …

Joyous Jabeur embraces Wimbledon limelight

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 ,WIMBLEDON, England-She headed the ball. She flicked it up with her feet. Ons Jabeur is having fun, and she’s winning.,The Tunisian, who at No 3 is the highest-remaining women’s seed, advanced to her second straight Wimbledon quarterfinal with a 7-6(9), 6-4 victory over Elise Mertens on No 1 Court on Sunday.,”It’s my kind of thing …

Everything clicking as Halep hits her stride

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 ,Simona Halep’s serve was working, her returns were landing, and the points were piling up fast.,That’s a pretty good combination for a player who advanced to the Wimbledon quarterfinals on Monday by winning her 11th straight match at the All England Club but says she is still trying to get back to her best tennis …

China’s rising stars can reap rewards of revamp

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Changes to PGA Tour spell good news for likes of Yuan, Dou and Li,In golf, they say timing is everything. And the game’s Asian aces, including those from China, have been in perfect synch and harmony in making the quantum leap from the Korn Ferry Tour to the ultra-competitive PGA Tour.,With the regular season coming …

‘The halo saved me!’ Zhou on horror British GP crash

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 ,BEIJING – Chinese F1 driver Zhou Guanyu said he was saved by the protective halo device during a dramatic high-speed shunt on Lap 1 of Sunday’s British Grand Prix.,Having been tagged by George Russell just after the start, Zhou’s car flipped and skidded upside down along the tarmac and gravel at high speed, with the …

Zhou hails ‘life-saving’ halo after horror crash

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Chinese driver unscathed thanks to safety device,Zhou Guanyu hailed Formula 1’s “halo” system and the rapid response of the rescue team for saving his life after the Chinese driver was involved in a frightening first-lap crash at the British Grand Prix on Sunday.,”It was a big crash and I’m glad I’m OK. The marshals and …