Chinese President Xi Jinping has declared the opening of the 14th National Games in Xi'an, capital city of Shaanxi province. The 14th National Games, which will run from September 15 to 27, feature 54 sports and 595 events.
China won the Uber Cup, the biennial women's badminton team championship, for the 15th time on Saturday by beating defending champion Japan 3-1.
Russian actress Yulia Peresild and film director Klim Shipenko have returned to earth from the International Space Station after shooting segments of the world's first movie in orbit.
China's crewed spaceship Shenzhou-13 has docked with the in-orbit complex formed by its Tianhe space station core module and the two cargo craft.