Category Archives: Games

Taiwanese runner in second place in world’s longest road race

| October 15, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

Taiwanese ultra-marathon runner Lo Wei-ming (???) started Friday in New York in second place among seven runners in a 52-day road race, having already covered 4,106 kilometers in 40 days.Lo, 58, is competing in the 25th Annual Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcen…

Taiwan’s Chuang clinches silver at Asian Table Tennis Championships

| October 5, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

Taiwan table tennis player Chuang Chih-yuan (???) won a silver medal in the men’s singles at the Asian Table Tennis Championships in Doha, Qatar Tuesday.It was Taiwan’s second silver medal at the championship, after the men’s team lost in the final to …

Taiwan women’s duo wins bronze at Asian Table Tennis Championships

| October 5, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

Taiwan’s Cheng Hsien-tzu (???) and Liu Hsing-yin (???) clinched a bronze medal in the women’s doubles at the Asian Table Tennis Championships in Doha on Tuesday, after losing to their Hong Kong opponents 0-3 in the semifinals.The Taiwanese duo lost to …

Taipei Marathon to be held Dec. 19; no face mask required during race

| October 4, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

The Taipei Marathon will be held this year in Taiwan’s capital on Dec. 19 as scheduled, and participants will not have to wear a face mask during the race, the city government said on Monday.There are, however, certain requirements that athletes must f…

Taiwan bows out of FIBA Women’s Asia Cup playoffs

| September 30, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

The Taiwan women’s national basketball team bowed out of the playoffs for the FIBA Women’s Asia Cup 2021 after suffering a nail biting 80-74 defeat to South Korea Thursday.It was the agility of the South Korean players in the key that allowed them to e…

Taiwan’s Fang advances to badminton semifinals at Tokyo Paralympics

| September 3, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

Taiwanese badminton player Fang Jen-yu (???) cruised into the men’s SU5 singles semifinals after beating his opponent in straight games at the Tokyo Paralympic Games on Friday.The 22-year-old Fang took just 19 minutes to defeat Ahmed Eldakrory of Egypt…

President Tsai pledges more support for Taiwanese athletes

| September 1, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

President Tsai Ing-wen (???) said during a meeting with Taiwan’s national Olympic team on Wednesday that the government will provide more funding to support Taiwanese athletes.In the Presidential Office, Tsai welcomed the 146 members of the national te…

Taiwan swimmer finishes eighth in first Paralympic final in Tokyo

| August 29, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

Swimmer Chen Liang-da (???) finished eighth in his first final at the Paralympic Games in Tokyo on Sunday in his second event at the competition.The 18-year-old swimmer, the youngest among Taiwan’s 10 athletes competing at the Tokyo Paralympics, reache…

Taiwan table tennis player advances at Tokyo Paralympics

| August 27, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

Taiwanese table tennis player Tien Shiau-wen (???) advanced to the quarterfinals in the women’s class 10 singles event after winning her third group match at the Tokyo Paralympic Games Friday.Tien, 21, secured her third straight-game victory in three d…

Somalia-born Runners Shine at Tokyo Olympics

| August 11, 2021 | tnadmin | 0

Somali-born Dutch runner Abdi Nageeye encouraged his friend to keep up the pace moments before the duo finished second and third in Sunday’s men’s marathon at the Olympics in Tokyo. “Stay with me, we are going to make history! Don’t fall behind,” Na…