Sun Yang is undoubtedly one of China’s top sports stars, in a bracket with tennis pioneer Li Na and perhaps badminton king Lin Dan as well. His commercial potential is huge, but he is his own worst enemy right now. … Continue reading →
Olympic gold medallist Sun Yang’s veggie demands anger fellow inmates
Sorry for the lack of posts (a few busy/sick days…), but I’m back – as is Sun Yang. The Chinese Olympic swimming champ has served his seven days in detention for driving without a license and is a free man … Continue reading →
Sun Yang won his third individual gold medal at the FINA World Championships, adding the 1,500m title to his wins in the 400m and 800m. He kept pace with Canadian Ryan Cochrane for most of the race, and then blasted … Continue reading →
FINA World Championships: Will the Chinese be doping in Barcelona?
Given the recent doping scandals in the world of sport and the furore that surrounded Ye Shiwen at the London Olympics, that’s the question many international reporters will undoubtedly be asking at the FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Spain, which … Continue reading →