Time to drop Republic of China moniker

Kaohsiung (Taiwan News) – As people around the word experience isolation in their homes and await a solution to the Wuhan coronavirus pandemic the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) foisted on the wo...

Baseball in full swing in Taiwan, even in empty stadiums

NEW TAIPEI CITY, Taiwan (AP) — When Wang Wei-chen had a base hit for the Chinatrust Brothers, no one booed or cheered from the stands at the suburban Taipei ballpark. No one hurled insults at the umpi...

Taiwan's pro baseball league to broadcast games in English

Taiwan's baseball season, the only one scheduled anywhere in the world during the COVID-19 pandemic, will include English broadcasts from Wednesday (April 15) to showcase Taiwan baseball to a wide...

World’s first pro baseball game of 2020 takes place in Taiwan, gets mistaken as China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hailed as the world's first professional baseball game in 2020, Taiwan's league went ahead with its regular season and played its opening game in Taichung behind c...

Taiwan launches world's first baseball season amid pandemic

Taiwan's baseball season, the only one scheduled anywhere in the world during the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, got off the ground in Taichung on Sunday after the first two games were pos...

Taiwan first in world to resume pro baseball amid pandemic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s professional baseball league will become the first in the world to start its 2020 season as many countries have been forced to delay or cancel sports events...

The top 7 sporting events in Taiwan

The cancellation of the East Asian Youth Games (東亞青年運動會) in Taichung last year, at the behest of the Chinese Communist Party is a blow to sport in the country. But Taiwan should reassure itself that t...

Pro Taiwan baseball team will sport 'Dragon Ball Z' uniforms

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Taiwanese professional baseball team Chinatrust Brothers will wear uniforms for two games in May that are inspired by the Japanese anime TV series "Dragon Ball Z,"...

'There's no crying in baseball:' Lin Chih-sheng cries as he denies cheating

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Lin Chih-sheng (林智勝), who became the highest paid player in Taiwanese baseball last year, sobbed at a press conference yesterday as he denied allegations that he engaged in gam...

Taiwan headline news

Taipei, Nov. 9 -- The lead stories in major Taiwan dailies on Thursday are as follows: @United Daily News: Trump-Xi meeting to focus on trade, North Korea @China Times: Trump-Xi meeting seeks to...

A CPBL opening performance catches MLB’s attention

The delicate performance by a gymnast at the opening of a Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL) game on Monday caught the attention of the Major League Baseball (MLB) website, which described it...

CPBL union wants games played away from dengue-plagued Tainan

Taipei, Sept. 14 (CNA) The union and players of the Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL) have asked games scheduled in Tainan to be moved to other places as a means to protect players from g...