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Posts from the ‘Philanthropy’ Category

Snooker Prodigy Ding Donates Pies to Sheffield Homeless

Chinese snooker star Ding Junhui beat John Higgins 10-8 in the final of UK Championship, snooker’s second-biggest ranking event on Sunday night, and part of his prize was 69 kilos worth of sponsor's pies.

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Yao Ming The Health Ambassador

Still months to next season's CBA. Yao Ming, the All-Star Houston Rockets center and new Shanghai Sharks boss, has joined an anti-smoking campaign to urge 350 million Chinese smokers to drop the habit.

While smoking is on the decline in many Western countries, China is one of the world's fastest growing smoking markets with public surveys showing a low awareness of the health risks.

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Help Special Olympic Athletes If You’re in Beijing

China Sports Review has just heard that Beijing Shangri-La Hotel’s Kerry Sports Centre is currently holding a Special Olympics fund-raising drive until Dec.14. If you, our dear readers, are in Beijing and want to make a donation to those special Olympians, please find details below to help. Thank you!

From 1 November to 14 December 2008, Kerry Sports is conducting a fund-raising drive to help the Special Olympics organisation, a drive that will culminate with a Christmas Party on Sunday 21 December 2008, from 6pm and 8pm.

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