Monday, August 24, 2015
Jessica Ennis-Hill was on the brink of adding world heptathlon gold to her Olympic title on Sunday, as Spain's Miguel Angel Lopez broke Chinese hearts in the men's 20-kilometer walk.
The head of sailing's governing body threatened Saturday to move all Olympic sailing events out of polluted Guanabara Bay unless the water is cleaner and floating rubbish is removed for next year's Rio Games.
Saturday, August 22, 2015
Taiwan's Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) improved her Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings in women's singles after her strong performance at the 2015 BWF World Championships on Aug. 10-16 in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Friday, August 21, 2015
Jamaican sprint star Usain Bolt expressed his sadness Thursday that doping issues rather than track talk were dominating the build-up to the world championships that start in Beijing on Saturday.
Taiwanese badminton star Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) has officially become the world's No. 3 player and set a new high for Taiwanese women in badminton history, according to the Badminton World Federation's (BWF) latest world ranking.
Dancers in love with tango's passion bit their nails and hit the floor Wednesday as more than 700 couples from far and near converged on Buenos Aires, focused on being best.
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Sebastian Coe has won a four-year term as president of the governing body for track and field and has been given an immediate mandate to restore the image of an IAAF hierarchy grappling with a doping controversy.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
The eighth Asia Pacific Deaf Games will take place in Taoyuan from Oct. 3 to 11, city and sports officials announced yesterday in an international press conference in Taipei.
Monday, August 17, 2015
Top seed Chen Long retained his crown at the badminton world championships in Jakarta on Sunday, depriving Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei of a gold medal in the men's singles for a fourth successive time.
The world athletics governing body blocked the publication of a report that showed as many as a third of the world's top athletes admitted using banned performance-enhancing techniques, The Sunday Times reported.