Sports

US fencing team wins 1st world title in foil discipline

Jul 26, 2018

The U.S. women's fencing team made history on Thursday, becoming the first squad in American history to win a senior world championship in the foil discipline

Six Chinese reach Jiangxi Open quarterfinals

Jul 26, 2018

Third-seeded Magda Linette of Poland has reached her third quarterfinal of the year at the Jiangxi Open after beating Eri Hozumi of Japan 6-3, 7-5 in Nanchang

Top-seeded Zhang advances to Jiangxi Open quarterfinals

Jul 25, 2018

Top-seeded Zhang Shuai moved into the Jiangxi Open quarterfinals for the first time after beating Margarita Gasparyan 6-4, 6-1

Boys rescued from Thai cave ordained at Buddhist temple

Jul 25, 2018

The young soccer teammates and their coach who were rescued after being trapped in a cave in northern Thailand have been ordained at a Buddhist temple, a merit-making activity to show thanks for their rescue

Palestinians, UAE added to Asian Games soccer draw

Jul 25, 2018

Palestinian and United Arab Emirates teams have been added to an expanded soccer competition at next month's Asian Games after missing out on the original draw

Top seed Zhang beats Lisicki to begin Jiangxi Open

Jul 24, 2018

Top seed Zhang Shuai recorded straight-set victory over 2013 Wimbledon finalist Sabine Lisicki in the first round of Jiangxi Open on Tuesday

Thailand's soccer boys prepare to ordain as Buddhist novices

Jul 24, 2018

The young soccer teammates and their coach who were trapped in a Thai cave have attended a Buddhist ceremony as they prepare to be ordained to become Buddhist novices and monks

Macau takes in 533 dogs after Asia's only race track shuts

Jul 21, 2018

Macau authorities have taken in more than 500 greyhounds abandoned upon the closure Saturday of Asia's only legal dog-racing track

Seeking to protect boys, Thailand wants control over films

Jul 21, 2018

Thailand's military government, saying it's concerned filmmakers and media may take advantage of the young soccer boys who were rescued from a flooded cave, wants to control how movies portray their ordeal and heroic rescue

After rescue, soccer boys pray for protection at Thai temple

Jul 19, 2018

The youth soccer teammates rescued from a flooded cave began their first day back home with their families by going to a Buddhist temple to pray for protection from misfortunes

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