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All systems go for Taipei Universiade closing ceremony

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- "Taipei Loves You" is the theme for the 2017 Taipei Universiade closing ceremony which will be held at Taipei Stadium on Wednesday. "The show will leave a las...

Photo of the Day: Universiade athlete makes Taiwan flag with water bottles

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An unnamed Taiwanese athlete has posted a photo on social media of red and blue plastic water bottle caps arranged to form the colors and pattern of the Taiwanese flag, while a...

Team USA athlete wins first medal in wushu at Universiade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Team USA's Emily Fan made history today by being the first American athlete to win a bronze medal in wushu (武術) at a Universiade games, the first time the sport has been in...

Taiwan wins silver in rhythmic gymnastics

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --- The Taiwanese team put on a stunning performance and achieved a total score of 32.000 points winning the silver medal in the rhythmic gymnastics s competition held yesterday a...

Taiwan wins 1st-ever gold medal in Wushu at Universiade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's Hsu Kai-kuei (許凱貴) made history today by being the first Taiwanese athlete to win a gold medal in wushu (武術) at a Universiade games, the first time the sport has b...

Interview with USA Wushu Team at Taipei Universiade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The modern sport of wushu (武術) is making its debut at the 2017 Taipei Universiade and Taiwan News interviewed the USA Wushu Team athletes as they prepared to battle for gold an...

Chan sisters win gold in women’s tennis doubles

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --- Taiwan's Chan sisters won the gold medal in the women's doubles tennis tournament in the Taipei Universiade Monday. After defeating the Japanese pair (Hayashi/Kaji...

Taiwan takes 6 medals in golf competitions at Universiade

TAIPEI (Taiwan news) ---Taiwanese athletes won 3 silver and 3 bronze medals during the golf event held on Sunday at the 2017 Taipei Summer Universiade. By the fourth round, the competition was canc...

UNIVERSIADE: Taiwanese wins silver in 110-meter hurdles

Taipei, Aug. 27 --Taiwanese athlete Chen Kui-ru (陳奎儒) won a silver medal after finishing the men's 110-meter hurdles at the Taipei Universiade on Sunday with a time of 13.55 seconds. Chen also ...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - August 25

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The top stories this week included top 10 things you should and shouldn't do during the ghost month, Protesters block entrance of athletes to Taipei Universiade opening, T...

Bubble milk tea voted No.1 must-eat by Universiade athletes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese bubble milk tea wins the first place of the must-eat Taiwanese foods among the Universiade athletes. As the 2017 Universiade keeps rolling forward in Taipei, ...

Taipei 101 voted No.1 must-visit place by Universiade athletes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei 101 is the spot in Taipei which Universiade athletes would like to visit the most. The 2017 Taipei Universiade enters its second week on Friday. Taiwan News visi...

Popcorn chicken, beef noodles most popular Taiwanese foods with Universiade athletes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The most popular Taiwanese foods being served at the Athletes' Village Canteen during the ongoing Taipei Universiade games are popcorn chicken, beef noodles and scallion pa...

Taiwan wins silver and bronze in taekwondo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In taekwondo sparring, Taiwanese Women's athlete Chuang Chia-chia (莊佳佳) had to settle for the silver in the finals, while Taiwanese Men's Liu Wei-ting (劉威廷) took the br...

UNIVERSIADE: S. Korea edges out Taiwan in baseball preliminary round

Taipei, Aug. 23 -- South Korea edged out Taiwan 6-3 in the baseball group A preliminary round in front of a fully packed home audience Wednesday night, setting a stage for its encounter with Japan in ...