Monday, September 28, 2015
Eliud Kipchoge failed in his bid to set a third straight world record at the Berlin marathon on Sunday after winning in an unofficial time of two hours, 04.01 minutes.
British star Lizzie Armitstead took her greatest career triumph Saturday, capturing the women's road race at the World Road Cycling Championships, and has her eyes on Rio Olympic gold next.
Taiwan's ultra marathon runner Tommy Chen (陳彥博) was crowned the champion of the 273-kilometer long Grand to Grand Ultra held in the U.S. on Sunday.
Monday, September 21, 2015
Spain's Javier Gomez won his third straight world triathlon championship Saturday, finishing second behind countryman Mario Mola in the ITU World Triathlon Series finale.
Tens of thousands of people took part in the annual Sun Moon Lake swim on Sunday. The lake, located in the central county of Nantou, is the largest fresh water lake in Taiwan.
Taiwanese pool player Ko Pin-yi won the World 9-ball Championship in Doha on Friday night, defeating American master of the break shot Shane Van Boening 13-11 in the final of the tournament.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has published a list of 114 support staff with "disqualifying status" under the new Prohibited Association rule, giving athletes advance notice of some people to avoid when they're considering coaches, trainers or medical consultants.
Monday, September 14, 2015
Chen Shih-chieh (陳士杰) of Taiwan won gold in the men's over 105-kilogram weight class at the Asian Weightlifting Championships in Phuket, Thailand on Friday.
Taiwan clinched a recurve women's team gold medal at an Archery World Cup event in Medellin, Colombia on Saturday with a dramatic victory over a somewhat diminished but still powerful South Korean team.
Saturday, September 12, 2015
Taiwanese badminton aces Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) and Chou Tien-chen (周天成) advanced to the semifinals of their respective singles events at the Yonex Open Japan on Friday.