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Fighter Kelvin Gastelum walks from the ring during the UFC Fight Night at Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai (Getty Images)
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29 Nov 2017

In this week's China sports industry round-up: Alibaba Cloud replaces Alibaba E-Auto as title of UAE-based event; Youth team leaves Germany following Tibet protest; and home fighters shine during UFC's Chinese debut

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UCLA's LiAngelo Ball, with Cody Riley, speaks to the media after returning to the US (Getty Images)
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22 Nov 2017

In this week's China sports industry round-up: New revelations raise concerns over Chinese ownership of AC Milan; Trump comments extend UCLA 3 saga; and German tour disrupted by Tibet protest

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Feng Shanshan celebrates reaching No.1 in the golf rankings (Getty Images)
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14 Nov 2017

In this week's China sports industry round-up: Chinese golfer hits top spot; Alisports supports university sport; and Pac-12 China Game hits headlines for wrong reasons.

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CCTV will continue to show the Fifa World Cup (Getty Images)
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7 Nov 2017

In this week's China sports industry round-up: CCTV signs Fifa rights renewal; New investment guidelines have $300m benchmark; and League of Legends showpiece leaves ticket-less fans disappointed.

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D'Angelo Russell on the attack for the NBA's Brooklyn Nets (Getty Images)
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31 Oct 2017

In this week's China sports industry round-up: Joe Tsai buys 49% stake in Brooklyn Nets for $2.3bn; PGA Tour China has repaired its relationship with the China Golf Association; and the Australian Football League (AFL) is to return to Shanghai next year for its second regular season overseas clash.

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