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BASEBALL—Sun Chao-Chi pitched a two-hitter and struck out 16 as TAIPEI, TAIWAN, defeated Shippensburg, Pa., 9-0 to win the Little League World Series, in Williamsport, Pa. The title was Taiwan's 14th in 17 appearances (page 24).
BOATING—CHIP HANAUER, driving Miss Circus Circus, beat Tom D'Eath, in Miss Budweiser, by 200 yards to win an HFC Unlimited Hydroplane event and $35,000 in Milwaukee. .
BOWLING—ROWDY MORROW and DAVE SOUTAR beat Jimmy Certain and Doug Kent 234-216 to win a PBA doubles tournament and $28,000 in Buffalo.
EQUESTRIAN—DALE HARVEY, riding Pik Trump, had two penalty-free rounds and a jump-off time of 31.81 to defeat Rob Gage, aboard Dutch Chocolate, by .35 of a second and win $9,000 and a Grandprix event in Los Angeles.
GOLF—JOSE-MARIA OLAZABAL scored an 18-under-par 262 to defeat Lanny Wadkins by 12 strokes and win $198,000 and the World Series of Golf, in Akron. Olaz�bal's margin of victory was the largest in 15 years on the American pro tour.
Mark McNulty shot a final-round seven-under-par 65 to beat Craig Parry by three strokes and win his third German Open, in D�sseldorf. McNulty had an 18-under-par 270 for the tournament and earned $150,000.
Peter Persons fired a tournament-record 20-under-par 260 to defeat Richard Zokol by two strokes and win a PGA Tour event in Chattanooga. Persons, who broke Brad Faxon's 1986 mark by one stroke, collected $108,000, more than doubling his earnings this year.
Beth Daniel shot a final-round four-under-par 68 to beat Penny Hammel and Chris Johnson by six strokes and win an LPGA tournament in Brooklyn Park, Minn, Daniel, who had a 13-under-par 203 over 54 holes, earned $56,250. The victory was her third in six weeks.