Japanese media criticized for portraying female soccer players as ‘cute’
“No matter how much soccer’s competitiveness improves, it’s hard to get people to feel interested in that aspect of it”
Asian American History
Shibutani siblings highlight historical AAPI figures in new children’s book
Maia and Alex Shibutani, affectionately known as the Shib Sibs, have become household names as two-time Olympic Bronze medalists in figure s...
Tiger Woods officially joins the billionaire athletes club alongside Michael Jordan and LeBron James
Tiger Woods has joined an exclusive club after becoming one of just three athletes to have a net worth of over $1 billion.
China warns foreign athletes will face ‘certain punishment’ for speech not in the ‘Olympic spirit’
Foreign athletes set to participate in the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing have been warned that “any behavior or speech that is against the O...
First openly non-binary Winter Games athlete calls out China’s human rights violations as ‘horrifying’
Timothy LeDuc, a member of one of Team USA’s figure skating pairs teams, recently described the alleged human rights violations against the...
Over 800 Japanese Child Athletes Faced Physical and Sexual Abuse, Report Reveals
More than 800 former child athletes in Japan suffered physical and sexual abuse while training for their sports, according to a recent repor...
5 Asian Martial Arts Athletes Who Made It To The Movies
Many of today’s most popular mixed martial arts stars grew up watching their silver screen heroes, inspired by their flashy fighting styles ...
Japanese Marathon Translator Under Fire for Calling African Athletes ‘Cute Chimpanzees’
A volunteer translator at the Beppu-Oita Mainichi Marathon in Oita Prefecture, Japan caused outrage after describing her experience with Afr...
Counting Down the Top 10 Greatest Asian Athletes Of All Time
The Tokyo Olympics may still be a year away, but it’s never a bad time to talk sports. Specifically, we’re talking the greatest ...
9 Ridiculously Strong Asians Who Will Blow Your Mind
Instagram is full to the brim with pics of shirtless dudes and girls in yoga pants these days. Fitness is in, more so than ever before ̵...
Chloe Kim Wins ‘Best Female Athlete’ at the 2018 ESPYs
Chloe Kim, who took home the gold medal in the women’s snowboarding halfpipe at the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in February, was crowne...
Teen Sprinter Hima Das Gives India Historic Gold Medal at World U20 Championships
Hima Das is an 18-year-old athlete from India who made history for being the country’s first gold medallist at a global track event.
81-Year-Old Fit Grandpa in China Thinks He Can Take Arnold Schwarzenegger
Huang Rubiao still maintains an incredibly toned physique at 81 years old and boasts that his body looks better compared to Arnold Schwarzen...
NBC Ignored Vincent Zhou’s Historic Quad Lutz to Show Skiiing Instead and People are Pissed
Being one of the most popular events in this year’s Olympics, the men’s figure skating competition has got everyone tuned in to NBC’s primet...
Meet the Only Two Filipino American Athletes Competing at the 2018 Winter Olympics
Two of the 11 Asian American athletes competing for Team USA in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang are of Filipino heritage.