Chinese-Taipei Crowned 2018 Bronco World Series Champions

Taiwanese team wins the 2018 Bronco League World Series in US

Taiwan's winning team.

Taiwan's winning team. (By Central News Agency)

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2018 Bronco League World Series little league baseball final for the Asia-Pacific region was held in Los Alamitos, U.S. on August 7, with the Taiwan team defeating Mexico 15–0, reported CNA.

Big-hitting Taiwanese player, Sung Pai-han (宋柏翰) was awarded the individual award for the series' best striker, with a championship strike rate greater than 50 percent.

The Bronco World Series is an international baseball event put-on for juniors aged 11-12, and draws in participation from all over the world.

The wining team hails from Kaohsiung City (高雄市) and the Kaohsiung team last won the Asia-Pacific region in 2016, beating Puerto Rico 4-0. This is Taiwan's seventh title overall.

President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) sent a congratulatory message to the team, which was conveyed by Director General of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Los Angeles, Abraham Chu (朱文祥).