SPORTS

Foul Play: Why Chinese Football is Built on Shaky Ground

China's drive to reform the beautiful game is riddled with scandal, debt, and disregard for fans

SPORTS

The Trails and Tribulations of China's Outdoors Boom

Chinese are embracing outdoor sports, but safety measures fail to keep pace

SPORTS

Faster, Higher, Stronger Chengyu

Learn some idioms in Chinese frequently used to comment on the Olympics

SPORTS

How China Ended 30 Years in the Olympics Wilderness

In 1984, the PRC defied a Soviet boycott to attend its first Olympics in 32 years

SPORTS

How China's First Olympian Inspired a Nation at War

In 1932, Liu Changchun won no medals, but he did gain China recognition on the world stage

SPORTS

Mix It Up

MMA champion Xiong Jingnan discusses staying true to her values and never accepting defeat

SPORTS

Wu Chuanyu: The PRC's First Olympic Athlete

The "flying fish" swimmer who became the PRC’s first Olympic competitor in 1952

SPORTS

Making Waves

An Olympic push brings an influx of opportunity for China’s emerging surf community

SPORTS

Celebrating Cuju

A 4,000-year-old sport from Shandong province could be the world’s oldest form of football

+ More Posts