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Chinese Basketball Association prepares for indefinite hiatus due to coronavirus

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature. As the Wuhan coronavirus continues to spread across China, the Chinese sports world has…

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Chinese men’s volleyball fails to qualify for Olympics while the women dominate

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature. In Chinese team sports, it’s the women who usually outshine the men, and…

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2020 will be a big year in China sports. Here’s what to watch for

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature. The Tokyo Olympic Games as referendum Make no mistake, the pressure is on…

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The reason for China’s relatively muted response to Ozil’s Xinjiang comments

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature. Arsenal had already been under immense pressure for the past couple of months.…

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Chinese interest in domestic hockey at all-time high

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature in which China Sports Insider Mark Dreyer looks at the week that was in the…

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Spaced-out panda is mascot for 2022 Winter Olympics

Bing Dwen Dwen, a panda in a spacesuit, and Shuey Rhon Rhon, a literal red baby lantern, were chosen as…

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China crashes out of World Cup; Stephon Marbury to coach in CBA

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature in which China Sports Insider Mark Dreyer looks at the week that was in the…

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China vs. Italy among more interesting matchups in Women’s World Cup Round of 16

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature in which China Sports Insider Mark Dreyer looks at the week that was…

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Chinese football prepares to kick off at AFC Asian Cup

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature in which China Sports Insider Mark Dreyer looks at the week that was in the…

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On China’s World Cup and Summer Olympics hosting ambitions

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature in which China Sports Insider Mark Dreyer looks at the week that was in the…

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Chinese soccer, with its government meddling, still doesn’t get it

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature in which China Sports Insider Mark Dreyer looks at the week that was in the…

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Wayne Gretzky to drop the puck at Saturday’s Flames-Bruins NHL China Games

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature in which China Sports Insider Mark Dreyer looks at the week that was in the…

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China’s sports industry 10 years after the Beijing Olympics: Global leader or pretender?

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature in which China Sports Insider Mark Dreyer looks at the week that was in the…

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Anniversaries: The Olympics and the Cultural Revolution

Today is the tenth anniversary of the Beijing Olympic Games, which officially began at 8:08 p.m. on the eighth day…

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China wins first Winter Paralympics medal, while soccer team loses 6-0 to Wales

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature in which China Sports Insider Mark Dreyer looks at the week that was in the…

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