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Ruthless Socceroos put seven past Chinese Taipei

TAIPEI (CNA) — Taiwan's national football team was crushed by Australia Tuesday in its third game in the second round of qualifiers for the...

Athlete who made ‘lucky cap’ famous to visit Taiwan soon

TAIPEI (CNA) — A Norwegian triathlete who inadvertently set off a craze in Taiwan for a "lucky" baseball cap will visit the country in...

Taiwanese boxer wins gold at world championships

TAIPEI (CNA) — Taiwanese boxer Huang Hsiao-wen (黃筱雯) won a gold medal at the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships in Russia on Sunday. In an...

Taiwan duo reaches quarterfinals at Platinum German Open

TAIPEI (CNA) — Taiwanese table tennis players Lin Yun-ju (林昀儒) and Cheng I-ching (鄭怡靜) advanced to the quarterfinals of the mixed doubles competition at...

Taiwan gymnast secures ticket to Olympics, 1st time in 51 years

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A 16-year-old gymnast, Ting Hua-tien (丁華恬), has become Taiwan's first athlete to qualify for the Olympics after 51 years, following...
Taiwan's Chou Tien Chen returns a shot against Taiwan's Wang Tzu Wei during men's single semi-final match at the Korea Open Badminton in Incheon, South Korea, Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

Chou finishes second in South Korea badminton open

TAIPEI (CNA) — Taiwan badminton ace Chou Tien-chen (周天成) failed to defend his championship title Sunday, losing to world No. 1 Kento Momota of...
Lamigo Monkeys won 2018 CPBL championship (PHOTO: Yeh Cheng-hsun | 葉政勳攝)

Japanese business becomes the first foreign company buying Taiwan baseball team

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan professional baseball team, Lamigo Monkeys, announced today that Japan-based e-commerce giant Rakuten, Inc. had completed the deal of purchasing the...
World badminton No. 2 Chou Tien-chen defeated Verma 21-12, 21-10 in straight sets in a match that lasted only 31 minutes on the third day of the tournament. (NOWnews)

Chou Tien-chen advances to quarter-finals in Taipei badminton tourney

TAIPEI (CNA) — World badminton No. 2 Chou Tien-chen (周天成) advanced to the quarter-finals of the men's singles at the Yonex Chinese Taipei Open...
Taiwanese table tennis player Lin Yun-ju (林昀儒) took the title with a comfortable 11-9, 11-5, 4-11, 11-5, 11-9 win over world No. 11 Dimitrij Ovtcharov in the final. With that win, Lin earned US$21,000 in prize money and soared to new heights in his relatively short career. (NOWnews)

Lin Yun-ju wins first career title at Czech Open

TAIPEI (CNA) — Taiwanese table tennis player Lin Yun-ju (林昀儒) earned his first ITTF World Tour men's singles title by defeating two German veterans...
Jason Jung won a silver trophy in the men's singles on the ATP Challenger Tour in Vancouver Sunday after being defeated by Richard Berankis of Lithuania in the final. (NOWnews)

Local tennis ace placed 2nd in Vancouver Challenger

TAIPEI (CNA) — Taiwan's Jason Jung (莊吉生) won a silver trophy in the men's singles on the ATP Challenger Tour in Vancouver Sunday after...

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