Yonex Taipei Open 2020 cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the coronavirus pandemic worsens around the world, the Badminton World Federation (BWF) and its Taiwanese host and partner announced on Wednesday (July 29) that the Yon...

Taiwan badminton queen clinches 3rd All-England title in four years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese badminton star Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) regained her title as the No. 1 in the world in the women's singles category Monday (March 16) after defeating Chinese ace ...

Taiwan's Tai, Chou rally into finals at All England Badminton Open

Taiwanese shuttlers Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) and Chou Tien-chen (周天成) rallied their way into the finals of the women's and men's singles at the Yonex All England Open after toppling their opponents ...

Taiwan's Tai, Chou smashes into semis at All England Badminton Open

Taiwanese badminton aces Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) and Chou Tien-chen (周天成) advanced into the semifinals of their respective categories at the Yonex All England Open after straight-game triumphs in the quart...

Taiwan's Tai loses in Malaysia Masters women's singles final

Taiwanese badminton ace Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) was well beaten in the women's singles final at the Perodua Malaysia Masters 2020 on Sunday. Tai, who is currently ranked the No. 2 women's single...

Taiwan's Chou into finals in Korea badminton tourney

Taiwan's Chou Tien-chen (周天成) defeated compatriot Wang Tzu-wei (王子維) Saturday to advance to the finals of the men's singles at the Korea Open 2019 badminton tournament in Incheon. The secon...

Chou wins men's singles title at Taipei badminton tourney

Home favorite Chou Tien-chen (周天成) clinched the men's singles title at the Yonex Chinese Taipei Open 2019 after a comfortable victory over his South Korean opponent in the final in Taiwan's ca...

Taiwan's Chou advances to finals in Taipei badminton tourney

Taiwan's world badminton No. 2 Chou Tien-chen (周天成) advanced to the finals of the Yonex Chinese Taipei Open 2019 after winning his semi-final match in the men's singles on Saturday. The top...

McIlroy dominates in Canada; Thompson rallies to win in NJ

ANCASTER, Ontario (AP) — Rory McIlroy ran away with the Canadian Open, closing with a 9-under 61 on Sunday for a seven-shot victory. Starting the day in a three-way tie for the lead,...

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...

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...

Japanese fans celebrate Osaka's rise to top of tennis world

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese fans celebrated Naomi Osaka's Australian Open title on Saturday, saying her win will serve as an inspiration to future generations. Osaka beat Petra Kvitova 7-6...

Naomi Osaka headed for big money with Japan, global appeal

TOKYO (AP) — Naomi Osaka used a powerful forehand and a matching serve to win the US. Open against Serena Williams two months ago, soaring as high as No. 4 this season in the WTA tennis rankings. ...

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...

Taiwan's badminton star cruises to quarterfinals at French Open

Taiwanese badminton star Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) took revenge by cruising past her Chinese opponent in two straight games to advance to the YONEX French Open women's singles quarterfinals on Thursday. ...