Russia’s Sergey Bida secured men’s individual epee gold in a tightly contested final here at the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade today.
Chen Yan-cheng delighted home fans by winning Chinese Taipei’s first gold medal of the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade today.
Andrew Wilson of the United States and Belarus' Ilya Shymanovich produced a stunning finish that saw them share the men's 100 metres breaststroke title at Taipei 2017.
By Michael Pavitt at the Taipei Nangang Exhibition Centre and Max Winters at the Main Press Centre in Taipei
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je has pledged to have no leniency should protestors effect the running of the Summer Universiade following the disturbances outside yesterday’s Opening Ceremony.
Two Universiade records were broken on the opening day of swimming competition at Taipei 2017 here today.
Om Yun-chol set three Summer Universiade records to claim the first of a hat-trick of weightlifting gold medals for North Korea as they finished top of the day one medals table here.
By Max Winters at the Taiwan Sport University Arena and Michael Pavitt at the Main Press Centre in Taipei
Taipei 2017 Organising Committee chief executive Su Li-chiung has condemned the protests at last night's Opening Ceremony and promised stricter safety measures for the rest of the Universiade.
The Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade was officially declared open this evening in a Ceremony that was briefly marred by protests.
By Max Winters at Taipei Stadium and Michael Pavitt in the Main Press Centre
Argentina made a winning start to their men’s football campaign at the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade, as they overcame South Korea at the Chang Gung University Stadium.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach claimed the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade could be a milestone event for athletes as they look to progress their careers.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin has insisted the use of the name Chinese Taipei, rather than Taiwan, follows clear protocols set out in the Olympic Movement.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) President Oleg Matytsin has praised Taipei 2017’s hospitality as being of a gold medal standard and believes organisers have everything in place for a successful Summer Universiade.