Aug 4, 2015

Graft probe targets volleyball chief

China’s sweeping drive against corruption is turning again to the country’s sports programs, with the head of the volleyball center the latest to be targeted. The State General Administration of Sports said Tuesday that Pan Zhichen has been placed under investigation for “serious violations ...

Aug 2, 2015

Chinese military paper warns a corrupt army does not win wars

The Chinese military’s official newspaper warned on Sunday that a corrupt army would not win wars, three days after the government announced a former senior officer would be prosecuted for graft. Serving and retired Chinese military officers as well as state media have questioned ...

Jun 25, 2015

FIBA vice president Xiao investigated for graft

A vice president of basketball’s international governing body has been placed under investigation for possible corruption in his native China. The ruling Communist Party’s disciplinary watchdog said on its website Thursday that Xiao Tian was suspected of serious graft. No details were given. Xiao ...