Category: China

China set to host revamped FIFA Club World Cup in 2021 – Insidethegames.biz
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China set to host revamped FIFA Club World Cup in 2021 – Insidethegames.biz

China is set to be awarded the hosting rights for the expanded 24-team FIFA Club World Cup in 2021, according to reports. The New York Times reported the country was the sole candidate for the tournament and is in line to be confirmed as hosts by the FIFA Council when it meets in Shanghai on…

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China will host landmark Club World Cup – MARCA.com
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China will host landmark Club World Cup – MARCA.com

Club World Cup New York Times say FIFA have already made the decisionGianni Infantino’s plans for an expanded and unique Club World Cup are continuing to take shape, and it’s understood that China will play host to the landmark competition. On October 24, the FIFA Council will be held in Shanghai and an official decision will…

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As China backlash against NBA expands, Dennis Rodman offers to help – CNN
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As China backlash against NBA expands, Dennis Rodman offers to help – CNN

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China slams NBA, Apple over Hong Kong – Guardian Nigeria
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China slams NBA, Apple over Hong Kong – Guardian Nigeria

China on Wednesday slammed NBA commissioner Adam Silver’s defence of free speech, cancelling a basketball fan event and lashing him in the state-run press, as Apple was warned it could be the next Western firm punished for supporting democracy protesters in Hong Kong. The NBA had been hoping to boost its popularity in the lucrative…

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The NBA’s fallout with China, explained – SB Nation
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The NBA’s fallout with China, explained – SB Nation

A tweet by Rockets general manager Daryl Morey supporting protestors in Hong Kong is setting off a chain reaction of fallout between the NBA and China. With the Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets set to play two games in Shanghai and Shenzhen this week, China-based media and businesses are pulling their support from the…

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NBA ‘not apologising’ to China for Daryl Morey’s tweet – South China Morning Post

Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtubeDespite backlash in China, NBA commissioner Adam Silver defends freedom of speech after Rockets GM Daryl Morey tweeted “Stand with Hong Kong”.Full story: https://sc.mp/b56e5Follow us on:Website: https://scmp.comFacebook: https://facebook.com/scmpTwitter: https://twitter.com/scmpnewsInstagram: https://instagram.com/scmpnewsLinkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/sout…

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Backlash from China after NBA manager’s Hong Kong tweet – CNN
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Backlash from China after NBA manager’s Hong Kong tweet – CNN

7.62M Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Sign in Like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Don’t like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Published on Oct 7, 2019Several Chinese businesses are suspending ties with the…

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China Open: Naomi Osaka beats world number one Ashleigh Barty in final – BBC Sport
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China Open: Naomi Osaka beats world number one Ashleigh Barty in final – BBC Sport

The title was Naomi Osaka’s third of the season and fifth of her careerNaomi Osaka came from a set down to beat world number one Ashleigh Barty in an enthralling China Open final.The Japanese world number four came through 3-6 6-3 6-2 to win her second title in a row, having also triumphed at the…

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China Open: Andy Murray loses to Dominic Thiem in quarter-final – BBC Sport
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China Open: Andy Murray loses to Dominic Thiem in quarter-final – BBC Sport

Andy Murray will continue his comeback on the singles tour at the Shanghai OpenBritain’s Andy Murray was beaten 6-2 7-6 (7-3) by top-seed Dominic Thiem in the quarter-finals of the China Open.The 32-year-old, in his first singles quarter-final in over a year following career-saving hip surgery in January, was broken early in both sets.Murray broke…

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China Chooses Panda As Winter Olympics Mascot – Channels Television
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China Chooses Panda As Winter Olympics Mascot – Channels Television

Children wearing panda costumes dance during the official reveal of the mascots for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games at Shougang Ice Hockey Arena, Shougang Park, Shijingshan District, Beijing in September 17, 2019. NOEL CELIS / AFPChina has chosen its most iconic animal — the panda — to be the official mascot of…

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D’Tigers beat China, qualify for 2020 Olympics – The Punch
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D’Tigers beat China, qualify for 2020 Olympics – The Punch

Johnny Edward D’Tigers secured automatic qualification for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics after defeating hosts, China, 86-73 in a pulsating FIBA World Cup Classification 17-32 Group M game played in Guangzhou, The PUNCH reports. Alex Nwora’s side overcame a 21-19 opening quarter loss to win 16-10, 25-20 and 26-22 in the remaining quarter. The win was…

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China v Nigeria Preview | Best Plays of each team so far | FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 – FIBA
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China v Nigeria Preview | Best Plays of each team so far | FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 – FIBA

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China bounced out of Cup at home – The Japan News
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China bounced out of Cup at home – The Japan News

The Associated Press Zhao Jiwei of China goes up for a shot as Venezuela players defend during their group game in World Cup action on Wednesday. 11:00 pm, September 05, 2019 The Associated PressBEIJING (AP) — China went 0-10 in the past two Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and London. But it was supposed to…

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Basketball in China, through the eyes of a 40-year fan – Inkstone
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Basketball in China, through the eyes of a 40-year fan – Inkstone

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Serena to face China’s Wang in quarter-finals despite ankle injury – The Punch
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Serena to face China’s Wang in quarter-finals despite ankle injury – The Punch

Serena Williams of the US celebrates against Petra Martic of Croatia during their Round Four Women’s Singles match at the 2019 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York on September 1, 2019. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY / AFP) Serena Williams charged into the US Open quarter-finals on…

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