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Rio Olympic Village opens its gate

The brand new complex of residential towers are where nearly 11,000 athletes and some 6,000 coaches and other handlers will sleep, eat and train during the upcoming games, that will kickoff on Aug 5.

National Games reach out to the public

2017-08-27 20:16

An important highlight of the 13th National Games is to make the traditionally elite-only event more accessible to the general public, said Liu Guoyong, the head of mass sports of the General Administration of Sport, the country's top sport body.

Xi pushes sports development to achieve Chinese dream

2017-08-27 20:10

President Xi Jinping is arguably the most well-known sports fan in China.

Chinese president meets president of Olympic Council of Asia

2017-08-27 19:12

President Xi Jinping met with Sheikh Ahmad al-Fahad al-Sabah, president of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) here on Sunday.

China to make sure 2022 Winter Olympic Games great success: President Xi

2017-08-27 18:32

President Xi Jinping said on Sunday that China will fully honor its commitment to host "a fantastic, extraordinary and excellent" 2022 Winter Olympic Games.

Former Olympic skating champs push for glory in 2022

2017-08-01 07:41

As Beijing celebrates the two-year anniversary of its successful bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics, China's most-decorated winter Olympian couple is embracing a new role in promoting winter sports.

Paris 2024 Olympics nearly assured as Los Angeles agrees to 2028 Games

2017-08-01 09:26

Paris moved within a hair's breadth on Monday of formally being chosen to host the 2024 Summer Olympics after rival candidate city Los Angeles agreed to accept the consolation prize of the 2028 Games in a rare two-way contest between the cities.

China issues envelop to mark 2nd anniv. of successful bid to Winter Olympic Games

2017-08-01 09:23

China Post on Monday issued a commemorative envelop and related cachet to mark the 2nd anniversary of successful bid to 2022 Winter Olympic Games.

Winter sports tourism escalates in China after 2022 Winter Olympics bid

2017-07-27 09:01

Winter sports tourism escalates in China after 2022 Winter Olympics bid

China eyes tourism ahead of 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing

2017-07-25 14:19

China is expecting a boom in winter-sport tourism as local authorities rush to tap opportunities presented by the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing.

Zhang Haidi vying for top IPC post

2017-07-12 16:08

Chinese writer and head of National Paralympic Committee (NPC) Zhang Haidi has published her manifesto for president of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) after being nominated for the top post in June.

Los Angeles hails IOC's decision to award Olympic Games 2-in-1

2017-07-12 09:14

Los Angeles Mayor, LA 2024 Bid Committee and local press hailed Tuesday as the International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided to simultaneously award the 2024 and 2028 games, paving the way for the Olympics to return to Paris and Los Angeles.

IOC to pick Los Angeles, Paris for 2024 or 2028 Olympics

2017-07-12 07:13

Finally, Los Angeles and Paris have their Olympic hosting destiny in their own hands.

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