Chinese-Taipei Crowned 2018 Bronco World Series Champions

Taiwanese team wins the 2018 Bronco League World Series in US

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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).