Focus Taiwan App

ASIAN GAMES/Taiwanese boxer Wu Shih-yi wins Asian Games bronze

10/03/2023 08:44 PM
To activate the text-to-speech service, please first agree to the privacy policy below.
Taiwan's boxer Wu Shih-yi competes against China's Yang Wenlu in the Hangzhou Asian Games women's 57-60 kilogram division semifinal Tuesday. CNA photo Oct. 3, 2023

Taipei, Oct. 3 (CNA) Taiwanese boxer Wu Shih-yi (吳詩儀) took a bronze medal in the women's 57-60 kilogram division on Tuesday at the Hangzhou Asian Games.

Wu lost her last-four bout to China's Yang Wenlu (楊文璐) on points but still secured a bronze medal, which was awarded to both losing semifinalists, as well as a spot at the 2024 Paris Olympics.

As of 8 p.m. Monday, Taiwan (competing under the name Chinese Taipei) ranked sixth in the medal table, having won 12 golds, 10 silvers, and 18 bronzes.

(By Huang Chiao-wen and Bernadette Hsiao)


View All
We value your privacy.
Focus Taiwan (CNA) uses tracking technologies to provide better reading experiences, but it also respects readers' privacy. Click here to find out more about Focus Taiwan's privacy policy. When you close this window, it means you agree with this policy.