National Taiwan Ocean University graduates are ready to set off on a 10-kilometer graduation voyage on sailboats or canoes off the shore of Keelung on Friday, June 17. The university said it would give a "certificate of ocean challenges" to the graduates after the completion of the voyage.
The saying "don't change a winning team" doesn't apply to the U.S. women's eight, the most successful boat in international rowing.
The finish was dramatic, even without a Triple Crown on the line.
Jamaica's Usain Bolt shook off a "horrible start" to win the 100 meters at the Racers Grand Prix athletics meeting in 9.88 seconds, the second-fastest time in the world this year.
World athletics governing body IAAF announced on Friday that it was provisionally suspending its deputy director Nick Davies over charges that he contrived to conceal news of positive Russian drugs tests in 2013.
KOLKATA, India -- Manohar Aich, a celebrated Indian bodybuilder and former Mr. Universe, has died in the eastern city of Kolkata. He was 104.
Taiwanese badminton player Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎), 21, competes against mainland China's Wang Yihan (王儀涵) at the 2016 Indonesia Open Superseries Premier on Sunday, June 5.
Cyclists compete in a round-island competition in Penghu County, Sunday, May 29. The event, which featured both 100- and 50-kilometer races, included more than 300 participants. The winner completed the course in 2 hours, 52 minutes, 42 seconds. Penghu's county magistrate said that 100 kilometers of the island group's roadways are bicycle-friendly, with another 100 kilometers being made ready for cyclists in the future.
Matteo Trentin took a brilliant victory on the Giro d'Italia 18th stage as race leader Steven Kruijswijk comfortably held onto the pink jersey on Thursday.
Usain Bolt used his strong finish to win the 100 meters in 9.98 seconds at the Golden Spike meet on Friday. Bolt recovered from a slow start but pulled ahead in the second half of the race to breeze unchallenged to the victory.