World Cup of Golf in Shenzhen

Posted in Golf at 11:42 am by Nicole

Weekley, Slocum give U.S. surprise lead at World Cup of Golf (ESPN.com)


Golf, basketball, Olympics…

Posted in 2008 Olympics, Basketball, Golf, News at 8:06 am by Nicole

…The news just keeps on coming.

Youth movement spurs China’s Olympic hopes (CNN.com)

In China, the NBA’s Bucks vs. Rockets translates to Yi vs. Yao (International Herald Tribune)

Mickelson leads in China (Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette)
Mickelson leads by 2 in Shanghai event (Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal)

World wushu championship opens in Beijing (ChinaView.cn)

Chinese Ethnic Games:
Modern Guangzhou hosts ethnic games with all heart (ChinaView.cn)


China’s top female golfer

Posted in Golf at 9:16 am by Nicole

Nice article this morning from the China Daily on Zhang Na, who took up golf when she couldn’t pass the university entrance exam in China. After starring in the Japanese LPGA tour, she’s now looking to cross the ocean to play in the United States.

Zhang at the top of her game (China Daily)


Golf: China Open under way

Posted in Golf at 5:35 am by Nicole

Local star Huang shares China lead (CNN.com)