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French Open | Taiwan’s only hope Latisha Chan contends for a spot in the...

TAIPEI (The ChinaPost) — Latisha Chan, Taiwan’s remaining hope in the 2019 French Open, will be playing with her Croatian partner Ivan Dodig in...
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Taiwan baseball benches clear after pitcher beans hitter in the ass

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL) has come to worldwide baseball fans’ attention! On Sunday, U.S. sports website, TMZ SPORTS,...
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Ai Fukuhara apologizes amid divorce rumors with Taiwan husband

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Japanese Olympic bronze medalist Ai Fukuhara (福原愛) apologized on Thursday for causing a media commotion following rumors of possible...
Liu Wei-ting is pictured in this Aug. 25, 2018 file photo. Liu Wei-ting (劉威廷), who represented Taiwan in the welterweight (under 80kg) division at the 2016 Summer Olympics and 2018 Asian Games, won bronze after losing a semifinal bout against Seif Eissa of Egypt 12-5. (NOWnews file photo)

Taiwan grabs two more taekwondo medals at Summer Universiade

TAIPEI (CNA) — Taiwanese taekwondo athletes won two more medals at the 2019 Summer Universiade in Naples on July 10, grabbing a bronze in...

Taiwan’s Hsieh Su-wei chosen WTA Breakthrough of the Month

TAIPEI (CNA) – Taiwan tennis ace Hsieh Su-wei (謝淑薇) was chosen Breakthrough of the Month in February by fans, the Women's Tennis Association (WTA)...

Taiwanese featured in NASA photo sent into space 43 years ago

TAIPEI (The China Post) — In 1977, NASA launched the “Voyager” Mission to explore the outer solar system and chart the skies above four...
A new red, white and gold team jersey was also unveiled at Tuesday's press event, which is almost identical to that of the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles, a Japanese pro-baseball team owned by Rakuten. (NOWnews)

Japanese owners rename Taoyuan baseball team Rakuten Monkeys

TAIPEI (CNA) — Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten on Tuesday announced "Rakuten Monkeys" as the new name of the Lamigo Monkeys, a Taiwanese professional baseball...

Taiwan’s Hsieh, Chan win doubles titles at Wimbledon

LONDON (CNA) — Taiwanese tennis star Hsieh Su-wei (謝淑薇) lifted the trophy for the women's doubles title at Wimbledon on July 14, while her compatriot...

Chans, Hsiehs triumph at Wimbledon

LONDON (CNA) — Taiwanese sisters Latisha Chan (詹詠然) and Chan Hao-ching (詹皓晴) and siblings Hsieh Su-wei (謝淑薇) and Hsieh Cheng-peng (謝政鵬) both notched victories...
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Taiwan badminton ace edged out of Yonex French Open

PARIS (CNA) — Taiwanese badminton ace Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) failed to reach the final of the women's singles at the Yonex Internationaux de France...