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Tainan stadium packed with fans in pro baseball’s season opener

| March 13, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

Taipei-The Tainan Municipal Baseball Stadium had a big crowd of 7,800 fans in the season opener of Taiwan’s 2021 pro baseball season on Saturday, with the visiting CTBC Brothers topping the defending champion Uni-President Lions 10-4.It was the first t…

Taiwan wins mixed doubles title at World Table Tennis Doha event

| March 6, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

Taipei-Taiwan’s top table tennis team bagged the mixed doubles title at the World Table Tennis (WTT) Contender tournament in Doha, Qatar, on Saturday.After cruising through their quarterfinal and semifinal matches without dropping a game on Friday, wor…

Taiwan’s Lin, Cheng advance at World Table Tennis Doha event

| March 5, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

Taipei-Taiwan’s top table tennis players on Friday reached the semifinals in the men’s singles and mixed doubles at the World Table Tennis (WTT) Contender held in Doha, Qatar.World No. 4 mixed doubles pairing Lin Yun-ju (???) and Cheng I-ching (???) pl…

Osaka ends Hsieh Su-wei’s historic run at Australian Open

| February 16, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

Taipei-Taiwanese tennis player Hsieh Su-wei’s (???) historic run at the Australian Open came to an end when she was beaten in straight sets by 2019 champion Naomi Osaka in Melbourne Tuesday.Hsieh is the first female player from Taiwan to reach a women’…

Taiwan’s Hsieh advances to round of 16 at Australia Open tennis

| February 12, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

Taipei-Taiwanese tennis ace Hsieh Su-wei (???) came through 6-4, 2-6, 7-5 against Italy’s Sara Errani to reach the fourth round of the women’s singles at the Australian Open on Friday.Hsieh, currently ranked No. 71 in the women’s singles, had trailed 4…

Taiwan team misses FIBA Asia Cup last qualifiers due to player shortage

| February 10, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

Taipei-The Taiwan men’s basketball team will not compete in the third and final window of the FIBA Asia Cup 2021 qualifiers this month, because only seven of its 24 players can commit to the games right now, the national governing body said Wednesday.I…

Hon Hai to invest in U.K. startup to develop wearable hand stabilizer

| February 10, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

Taipei-Taiwanese manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. said Wednesday it plans to invest £1 million (US$1.38 million) in a British startup to help develop and produce a wearable device for people who are plagued by hand tremors.In a statem…

Two more Taiwanese boxers qualify for Tokyo Olympics

| March 10, 2020 | tnadmin | 0

Taipei, Taiwanese boxers Huang Hsiao-wen (???) and Wu Shih-yi (???) advanced to the semifinals of the Asia/Oceania Olympic Boxing Qualification event in Jordan on Monday, thereby earning places in the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.Huang, the gold meda…

Second Taiwanese boxer secures ticket to Tokyo Olympics

| March 9, 2020 | tnadmin | 0

Taipei, Taiwanese boxer Lin Yu-ting (???) beat 2016 Rio Olympics silver medalist Monday to advance to the semifinals of the Asia/Oceania Olympic Boxing Qualification event in Jordan, earning herself a place in the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo.The 24-…

Mets Taiwan Day 2020 to offer limited edition ‘Taiwan No. 1’ jersey

| March 8, 2020 | tnadmin | 0

New York, March 7 (CNA) The New York Mets organization will give away 500 Mets replica jerseys decorated with the name “Taiwan” and “No. 1” during the Major League Baseball (MLB) team’s 16th annual Taiwan Day to be held Aug. 29, a team representative r…

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