Taiwan's Tai Tzu-ying clinches women's singles title at Singapore Open

Taiwanese badminton star Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) clinched the women's singles title at the 2019 Singapore Open Sunday, beating Nozomi Okuhara of Japan in two straight sets. World No. 1 Tai defeated ...

Taiwan badminton champion Tai advances to semis at Singapore Open

SINGAPORE (CNA) — Taiwanese badminton elites Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) and Chou Tien-chen (周天成) both managed to stave off their staunch opponents on Friday to secure a slot in the semifinals at the 201...

Danish badminton player Persson banned over match-fixing

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Former top-10 player Joachim Persson of Denmark was banned for 18 months by the Badminton World Federation on Thursday in regard to match-fixing. Persso...

Taiwanese badminton ace advances to final of All England Open

Taiwan badminton star Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) secured a spot in the women's single finals at the All England Open after beating her opponent in the semifinal on Saturday. Tai beat Akane Yamaguchi of...

Taiwanese badminton star cruises into semis at All England Open

TAIPEI (CNA) — Playing only her second tournament of the year, Taiwan's Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) seems to have regained her form after advancing to the semifinals of the All England Open on Friday...

Taiwan's Chou Tien-chen advances to round 2 at German Open

Taiwanese badminton ace Chou Tien-chen (周天成) on Thursday cruised to the round of 16 of the men's singles at the YONEX German Open 2019, winning in two straight games. The second seed Chou defea...

Taiwan's badminton ace exits Malaysia Masters in quarterfinal loss

Taiwan's Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) was knocked out of the US$350,000 Perodua Malaysia Masters badminton tournament on Friday by the one player on the world badminton tour she has had trouble solving. ...

Taiwan's badminton ace withdraws from World Tour Finals due to injury

Taiwanese badminton ace Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) withdrew from the Badminton World Federation (BWF) World Tour Finals in China after walking off with an injury on Friday. Tai retired shortly after losing...

Taiwan badminton champion competes for Player of the Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Badminton champion Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) is in the running for the title of Female Player of the Year at the Badminton World Federation (BWF) against a competitor from China ...

Taiwanese badminton duo advance to final in Korea Masters

Taiwan's Wang Chi-lin (王齊麟) and Po Li-wei (柏禮維) advanced to the men's doubles final of the 2018 Korea Masters badminton tournament in Gwangju on Saturday. The Taiwanese duo beat Kim Sa Rang...

NFL, Woodruff Foundation helping veterans on many levels

For decades, the NFL has had a strong bond with the military. That relationship stretches far beyond the pregame and halftime ceremonies that honor veterans, and particularly ratchets up in November w...

Tai Tzu-ying loses to Japanese rival in French Open final

Taiwanese badminton ace Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) failed to defend her title in the women's singles final at the 2018 Yonex French Open on Sunday, losing to her Japanese competitor in the 67-minute match...

Tai Tzu-ying becomes world's first Women's Singles player to join millionaires' club after Taipei Open

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan's top professional badminton player Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) clinched another gold medal at the Yonex Chinese Taipei Open 2018, and has accordingly achi...

Women's volleyball captain Zhu leads China into Asian Games

BEIJING (AP) — A towering volleyball player who makes her living in Turkey is the unrivalled star of China's squad at the Asian Games in Indonesia. Zhu Ting is something of an anomal...

Taiwan's Tai reaches quarterfinals of BWF World Championships

Taiwanese Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) cruised past her American rival in two straight games Thursday to advance to the women's singles quarterfinals of the 2018 Badminton World Federation (BWF) World Champ...