In this week’s episode Ian attempts to tackle one of the most rigorous athletic challenges on the planet at the Great Wall Marathon; Chinese locals share their thoughts on the Chinese Olympic delegation’s recently-unveiled “dragon dress”; athletes hit the waves at an Asian Tour Kiteboarding event; and the Chinese Super League continues to grab headlines with yet another big-name signing.
Welcome to East West Sports! In our first episode we look at how Li Na’s French Open victory has impacted tennis in China, some of the NBA’s best players sign in the Chinese basketball league, and we look at the funniest sports video of the week.
In this week’s episode, BON’s Howard Pan ventures to Genghis Khan’s backyard in Inner Mongolia for the race of a lifetime; China’s adopted son Stephon Marbury unveils a new talent; locals share their thoughts on Spain’s domination at the Euro Cup; and you don’t have to be human to play sports.
East West sports looks at how the growing relationship between China and Australia has benefited Chinese swimmers, What rising basketball player is trying to become the next Yao Ming, How the opening rounds of the ShenZhen Open is shaping up and our top 3 picks of Chinese athletes for this week.