2020 PGA Championship postponed due to coronavirus

Network Reprint 2020-03-23
LOS ANGELES - The 2020 PGA Championship in San Francisco, originally scheduled to be held from May 11 to 17, has been postponed, the PGA of America announced on Tuesday.A statement from the PGA reveal

Coaches jump at chance to go casual at NBA's Disney bubble

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Going shopping was a top priority for Taylor Jenkins when he was first hired as coach of the Memphis Grizzlies. The man needed suits. NBA sidelines tend to look like fashion runways these days, w

Gaming firms report 22.34% rise in revenue

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Gaming companies have managed to report better-than-expected growth during the first six months of this year despite the COVID-19 epidemic, helping stabilize the overall sentiment and contributin

Zhu Ting eyes 'gold or silver' at Tokyo Games

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BEIJING - Chinese star spiker Zhu Ting said in a recent interview that her team would strive to win a gold or silver at next year's Tokyo Olympic Games. "Our aim is to win the gold or silver. Of

12 of the best "virtual tourism" campaigns around the world

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It’s true that many of us are still stuck at home, reminiscing about swinging in a hammock and sipping a cocktail from a coconut. But tourist boards around the world have been hard at work, creating a

Congested calendar could mean athletes won't double up in 2021

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NAIROBI - Kenya's elite athletes and coaches are facing a dilemma in advising their runners on which events to compete in when action resumes ahead of the busy 2021 season. World 5,000m champion

Chinese Olympic Committee supports IOC decision on new dates for Tokyo 2020

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BEIJING - The Chinese Olympic Committee (COC) released a statement on Tuesday to express its firm support to the International Olympic Committee's decision on the new dates for Tokyo 2020. The IO

Latest on the novel coronavirus outbreak

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A pneumonia outbreak was first reported in Central China's Wuhan city in December. The disease, which has spread across China and beyond, is caused by a novel coronavirus. March 16 Outside China

Latest on the novel coronavirus outbreak

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A pneumonia outbreak was first reported in Central China's Wuhan city in December. The disease, which has spread across China and beyond, is caused by a novel coronavirus. March 16 Outside China

Postponements could boost China's World Cup hopes

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Team China's virus-affected bid to qualify for the 2022 World Cup would be boosted by a longer preparation as reports said that its remaining qualifying matches could be postponed until later in

China women's volleyball team begins 2020 Olympic training

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BEIJING - China's national women's volleyball team, led by coach Lang Ping, has begun a five-week training program in Zhangzhou, Fujian Province, in preparation for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games,

Japanese swimming star Rikako Ikee diagnosed with leukemia

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TOKYO -Japanese swimming star Rikako Ikee has been diagnosed with leukemia less than 18 months before the Olympics in Tokyo. The 18-year-old Ikee won six gold medals at the Asian Games in Jakarta

Zhang Jiaqi, Zhang Minjie snatch women's 10m synchro platform diving title

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JAKARTA - Reigning World Cup winners Zhang Jiaqi/Zhang Minjie brought China the first victory on diving as they romped to win the women's 10m synchro platform at the Asian Games here on Tuesday.

New breed bolstering China's challenge

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Katie Ledecky still dominates the world of distance freestyle swimming, but soon the American may not have it all her own way thanks to the inexorable rise of Chinese teenage sensation Wang Jianj

Birmingham chosen as Britain's choice to host 2022 Commonwealth Games

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Great Britain's Mohamed Farah celebrates winning the men's 3000m Action during Birmingham Grand Prix at Alexander Stadium, Birmingham, August 20, 2017. [Photo/Agencies] LO

Fu secures 50m backstroke final berth at FINA worlds

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Fu Yuanhui prepares to competes in the 50m backstroke final at the FINA World Aquatics Championships on July 26, 2017. [Photo/Xinhua] BUDAPEST - Fu Yuanhui bounced bac

Phoenix rises to conquer the world

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Fledgling Chinese club is dreaming big after bagging League of Legends' top prize in Paris At the start of this season, no one could have believed that an e-sports club that was founded just two

Athletes' town stands by for military games

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Sports event's first such village will host guests from over 100 countries The athletes' village for the 7th Military World Games will open on Friday in host city Wuhan, Hubei province, according

Phoenix rises to conquer the world

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Fledgling Chinese club is dreaming big after bagging League of Legends' top prize in Paris At the start of this season, no one could have believed that an e-sports club that was founded just two

Australian women's football team targets Tokyo with same 20 players in playoff qualification

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CANBERRA - The Australian women's football team showed confidence to enter Tokyo Olympics as head Coach Ante Milicic on Wednesday announced the same 20 players who topped Group B of qualifications and

The future of VR is more than a game to developers

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[Photo provided to China Daily] Putting on a virtual reality helmet and a special glove can deliver immensely immersive gaming experiences. While that sounds like fun, virtual reality isn't j

Balanced view urged for parents on digital life

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Reject fears, experts say, citing benefits of smartphones and internet for children Children who were born in the past 20 years will never know a world without smartphones or the internet. The iG