Sports

Chinese diver Chen wins 3rd world title in 10-meter synchro

Jul 15, 2019

Chen Aisen of China won his third straight world championship title by partnering with Cao Yuan in the men's 10-meter platform synchronized diving event Monday

Xin wins 10-kilometer open water swim at world championships

Jul 14, 2019

Xin Xin of China won the women's 10-kilometer open water event Sunday, lifting China to its fourth gold medal of the world swimming championships

China wins first 3 diving golds at worlds; Bacon gets silver

Jul 13, 2019

Xie Siyi and Cao Yuan won the men's 3-meter springboard synchro on Saturday to complete a Chinese sweep of all three diving events on the opening day of the world championships

Benitez joins Chinese Super League side Dalian Yifang

Jul 2, 2019

Rafael Benitez has confirmed he has joined Chinese Super League side Dalian Yifang

Ex-Japan coach Nishino takes charge of Thailand

Jul 1, 2019

Former Japan manager Akira Nishino is the new coach of the Thailand senior and under-23 teams

Iniesta, Villa lead Vissel Kobe over Nagoya in J-League

Jun 30, 2019

David Villa and Andres Iniesta scored two goals each as struggling J-League side Vissel Kobe beat Nagoya Grampus 5-3 on Sunday

JOC gets new leader in wake of Tokyo Olympic bribery scandal

Jun 27, 2019

A former gold medalist has been elected to lead the Japanese Olympic Committee, which is mired in a scandal that forced the former president to step aside in an alleged vote-buying scheme to land next year's Tokyo Games

Thai cave boys mark year since ordeal with Buddhist rites

Jun 25, 2019

The 12 soccer players and their coach rescued from a flooded cave last year took part in a Buddhist ceremony marking the anniversary of when their ordeal began and spoke about how their lives have changed

Thailand's Wild Boars mark year since going missing in cave

Jun 23, 2019

When the 12 young boys and their soccer coach walked into a cave complex in northern Thailand a year ago, they didn't know their lives were going to forever change

Olympic officials reassure sports federations about cuts

May 23, 2019

An Olympic official has made a guarantee that should please the heads of world sports federations that are concerned that Tokyo Games organizers might be cutting things they see as "decoration" but federations view as "essential"