2010 ASIAN GAMES0

Taekwondo athlete's wisdom, sportsmanship praiseworthy: president

President Ma Ying-jeou said Thursday that Taiwanese taekwondo athlete Yang Shu-chun has demonstrated wisdom and sportsmanship by calling for the country to calm down and take a "three-no" approach in the wake of her controversial disqualification at the 2010 Asian Games.

2010 ASIAN GAMES0

Taekwondo athlete's wisdom, sportsmanship praiseworthy: president

President Ma Ying-jeou said Thursday that Taiwanese taekwondo athlete Yang Shu-chun has demonstrated wisdom and sportsmanship by calling for the country to calm down and take a "three-no" approach in the wake of her controversial disqualification at the 2010 Asian Games.

FRANCE INTERNATIONAL OPEN 20100

Strong GB squad set for end of year French test

Great Britain will be close to full strength when they head for Paris this weekend for the French Open, the last major international of the year. GB will feature their combined squad of Academy and Talent athletes with only Jordan Gayle and the recently married Sarah Stevenson missing the event.

FRANCE INTERNATIONAL OPEN 20100

Strong GB squad set for end of year French test

Great Britain will be close to full strength when they head for Paris this weekend for the French Open, the last major international of the year. GB will feature their combined squad of Academy and Talent athletes with only Jordan Gayle and the recently married Sarah Stevenson missing the event.

POLITICS - GUANGZHOU 201010

Taekwondo union apologizes for inflammatory article

The Asian Taekwondo Union (ATU) formally apologized Saturday for an inflammatory article posted on its website that accused a Taiwanese taekwondo athlete disqualified from the Asian Games of "trying to pull a fast one over the taekwondo world."

ASIAN GAMES - GUANGZHOU 201012

Electronic socks used by taekwondo athlete acceptable: agent

The electronic socks used by a Taiwanese taekwondo athlete who was disqualified at the Asian Games were certified for use in the competition and not barred in July, as had been reported, the local agent of the manufacturer said Friday.