On June 11, 1983 Shanghai-born high jumper Zhu Jianhua cleared 2.37m at a meet in Beijing, setting a new world record.
by Ned Kelly, 11 June 2021
With Olympic recognition and increasing government backing, a once underground pastime is hitting the mainstream.
by Daniel Plafker, 30 March 2018
We chat with the three-time Olympic medalist on his pro-boxing career, showbiz appearances and future plans to promote the sport in China.
by Tongfei Zhang, 10 August 2016
We spoke with the Shanghai-based chef on his former life as a cyclist for the US national team.
by Dominic Ngai, 09 August 2016
In the first of our series on retired athletes, we speak with Li Na on her post-professional tennis life.
by Dominic Ngai, 08 August 2016