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's Tai defeats world's No. 4 to reach Singapore Open final

Taiwanese badminton star Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) defeated world No. 4 Japanese player Akane Yamaguchi in the women's singles Saturday in 57 minutes to advance to the final of the 2019 Singapore Open. ...

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...

Taiwan's Tai retains women's singles title at Malaysia Open

Taiwanese badminton star Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) earned her third consecutive women's singles title in Malaysia, after winning the 2019 Malaysia Open final Sunday. Tai beat world No. 4 Akane Yamaguc...

Taiwan's Tai defeats world's No. 2 to reach Malaysia Open final

Taiwan badminton star Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) defeated world No. 2 Chinese player Chen Yufei (陳雨菲) in 34 minutes Saturday to advance to the final of the 2019 Malaysia Open. After taking the first game 2...

Taiwan's Tai tops nemesis to reach Malaysia Open semifinals

Taiwanese badminton ace Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) had every reason to be worried in the quarterfinals of the 2019 Malaysia Open on Friday, facing her nemesis and seemingly on the verge of going down a game. ...

Karan Berry appointed General Manager of Mandarin Oriental

Mandarin Oriental, Taipei is delighted to announce the appointment of Karan Berry as General Manager of Mandarin Oriental, Taipei. With more than 22 years of experience in the hospitality industry ...

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...

AP Weekly Sports Calendar

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AP Weekly Sports Calendar

EDITORS: These are among the top sports events of the week. Coverage of most of these events will move on this circuit: ...

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...

Virgin Galactic: Rocket reaches space again in test flight

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Virgin Galactic's rocket plane reached space for a second time in a test flight over California on Friday, climbing higher and faster than before while also carrying a crewmember to...

Taiwan’s athletes share stories of progressing from speaking ‘broken’ to ‘fluent’ English

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two of Taiwan’s elite athletes shared their experiences of transforming themselves from speaking “broken English” into speaking “fluent English&rdq...