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Hines Ward. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Interview: Hines Ward on Steeler Nation, South Korea, and the 'Mount Rushmore' of Broadcasting

Hines Ward on his first return to South Korea in 2006: "It made me really proud of my Korean side and I am still grateful to the Korean people for their continued support and love." more
Jeremy Lin. (Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images)

Interview: Jeremy Lin on 'Breaking Down Stereotypes,' Dunking on His Mom, and New York vs. Houston vs. LA

'I'm very proud of who I am and my heritage so I have no issues answering questions about it.” NBA point guard Jeremy Lin discusses his Chinese and Taiwanese American background in an Asia Blog interview. more
Julie Chu. (Ralph Lauren Magazine)

Interview: Julie Chu on Her Olympic Hockey Journey and 'Breaking Down Walls'

“We’re still trying to break down images, whether they’re created by someone else or created by ourselves.” Four-time Olympic medalist Julie Chu reflects on being the first Asian American to play for the U.S. women’s hockey team. more

Forbidden Game Author on 'the Other Side of the Chinese Dream'

Author Dan Washburn discusses his new book The Forbidden Game: Golf and the Chinese Dream with ESPN correspondent Jeremy Schaap and explains what can happen when a golf course gets built in rural China. more

The Forbidden Game: Golf and the Chinese Dream (Complete)

Author Dan Washburn and ESPN's Jeremy Schaap look at the "banned yet booming" status of golf in today's China. more
Author Dan Washburn (L) and ESPN correspondent Jeremy Schaap (R) in a discussion on golf in China at Asia Society New York on September 4, 2014. (Ellen Wallop/Asia Society)

Multimedia: Author Talk on Golf, the 'Forbidden Game,' Exposes Stark Contrasts in Today's China

In a talk with ESPN's Jeremy Schaap, author Dan Washburn relates some of the human costs inherent in the rush to develop golf courses in traditionally rural parts of China. more

ChinaFile Presents: Dan Washburn and Jeremy Schaap on 'The Forbidden Game: Golf and the Chinese Dream'

Dan Washburn and ESPN's Jeremy Schaap will discuss Washburn's new book, which uses the politically taboo topic of golf to paint what critics are calling "an illuminating portrait of modern China." more
An elephant plays with students during a friendly match in honor of the 2014 FIFA World Cup at an elephant camp in Ayutthaya province, Thailand on June 9, 2014. (Pornchai Kittiwongsakul/AFP/Getty Images)

Photos: Even Fielding Only Three Teams, Asia Catches World Cup Fever

Slideshow: Few Asian countries have a national team to root for, but the 2014 World Cup has become the source of festivities across the continent. more
A Bangladesh fan shows his support during the ICC World Twenty20 cricket match between Bangladesh and the West Indies in Dhaka, Bangladesh on March 25, 2014. (Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Photo of the Day: A Patriotic Tiger in Bangladesh

A Bangladesh fan shows his support during the ICC World Twenty20 cricket match between Bangladesh and the West Indies in Dhaka, Bangladesh on March 25, 2014. (Scott Barbour/Getty Images) more
Shiva Keshavan prepares to take the start of the men's luge singles run 3 on February 14, 2010 in Vancouver, Canada. (Oliver Lang/AFP/Getty Images)

Photos: 8 Asian Athletes to Keep an Eye on at the Sochi Winter Olympic Games

From Thailand to Pakistan, 21 countries are sending athletes to compete in sports traditionally dominated by North America and Europe. more