Monday, September 14, 2015
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.
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
As they rolled through Caracas' crime-ridden streets on a recent evening, popping wheelies and shouting anti-car slogans at puzzled motorists, some 50 cycling activists were in a celebratory mood.
Sunday, September 6, 2015
A Brazilian team strike and problems with floating weeds marred the start Friday of a canoe sprint test in Rio de Janeiro's picturesque but polluted lagoon ahead of next year's Olympic Games.
Friday, September 4, 2015
Tour de France winner Chris Froome has become the latest high-profile casualty in Spain's Vuelta after withdrawing before the start of Thursday's 12th stage due to a broken bone in his foot.
Monday, August 31, 2015
Almaz Ayana led an Ethiopian medals sweep in the women's 5,000m on Sunday as 1,500m winner Genzebe Dibaba had to settle for bronze at the world championships in Beijing.
Even without Usain Bolt, Jamaica finished the world championships with a bang on Sunday, storming to the women's 4x400-meters relay title to match Kenya's gold tally at the top of the medals table.
Sunday, August 30, 2015
Mo Farah became the first man to win back-to-back world distance doubles when he stormed to 5,000 meters victory at Beijing's Bird's Nest stadium on Saturday.
Friday, August 28, 2015
Periods of intense training for two African athletes at a Finnish javelin school have overturned the natural world order in the physically demanding and technically challenging event.
Isheau Wong of Taiwan gained the country's first-ever ticket to compete in an equestrian event at the Olympic Games when she beat Samantha McIntosh of New Zealand to finish at the top of the Olympic qualifier competition in Hagen, Germany.