By Michael Pavitt and Max Winters at the Main Press Centre in Taipei
Preliminary round football matches officially got underway at the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade today with Brazil thrashing Colombia 17-0 in the women's tournament.
The 2017 International University Sports Federation (FISU) Gala took place at Taipei City Hall this evening a day before the Opening Ceremony of the 2017 Summer Universiade.
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) are looking to take a direct approach to find a host for the 2021 Summer Universiade.
The Chinese Taipei delegation that will compete at this year's Summer Universiade on home soil have moved into the Athletes' Village.
Ellie Black, the Toronto 2015 Pan-American Games gymnastics all-around gold medallist, has been announced as part of the Canadian team for the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade.
Chunghwa Post have announced a range of stamps and a souvenir sheet to commemorate the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade.
The International University Sport Federation (FISU) have expressed confidence in the preparations of Taipei 2017 for the Summer Universiade as they began their Executive Committee meetings prior to the event.
Uganda will compete at the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade here, despite doubts emerging over their participation.
Wang Leehom has been announced as one of the performers for the Opening Ceremony of the Summer Universiade here on Saturday (August 19).
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) Medical Committee chairman has said that around 750 samples will be collected at the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade.
Delegations have continued to arrive in Taipei as the countdown continues to the Opening Ceremony of the 2017 Summer Universiade on Saturday (August 19).
Argentina's National University Sports Federation (FEDUA) has announced it will send 258 athletes to the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade.
Government officials expect the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade to provide significant economic benefits to Taiwan during the multi-sport event.
Australian University Sport is set to send its biggest Summer Universiade team ever to Taipei 2017.