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,"...

Women's baseball in Taiwan aiming to hit home run

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Baseball may be Taiwan's national pastime, but as in most countries where the game is played, it has remained almost exclusively a game for men. Taiwan's first women's b...

Taiwanese Pride! These ladies are joining the Japan's Women's Professional Baseball League

TAIPEI(Taiwan News)- Three Taiwanese women have successfully joined the Japan Women's Professional Baseball League(日本女子プロ野球リーグ) after the tryouts held on Sunday, Feb. 4. The three players will...

South-paw pitcher becomes first Taiwanese player in Korean baseball league

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A left-handed pitcher will become the first Taiwanese baseball player to join South Korea’s professional league. Wei-Chung Wang (王維中), 25 years old, and born in T...

'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 President awards Ten Outstanding Young Persons

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) commended 11 Taiwanese people on October 13 at the Presidential Office for their achievements in professional fields which mark the tra...

The agony of defeat: Taiwan defeated by US in U-12 baseball world cup final

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan took the silver medal after a disappointing loss to their American rivals in the WBSC U12 Baseball World Cup, which was held on their home turf in Tainan yesterday. Y...

Bad April Fools’ joke! Taiwanese baseball star pranked to join Padres

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - April 1st is better known as Fools’ Day and traditionally some mischievous news stories are spread before or on this day, but some of them went way too far. Taiwanese-born...

Tsai calls on Beijing to engage in talks

Taipei, Oct. 10 (CNA) President Tsai Ing-wen on Monday delivered her first National Day address since taking office in May, in which she reiterated her pledge to establish a "consistent, predictabl...

Baseball slugger opens National Day ceremonies with national anthem

Taiwanese baseball legend Chen Chin-feng led off National Day celebrations today by leading the Chinese Taipei Little League Baseball Team in singing the national anthem. Chen, the first Taiwanese...

Taiwan’s Double Ten celebration exhibits diversity

Despite the rather gloomy sky overhead and incessant drizzle throughout Monday morning, the National Day celebration held outdoors in front of the Presidential Office still drew a huge and enthusiasti...