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Tokyo Olympics final baseball qualifier to be staged in Taiwan in June

The final qualifier for the baseball tournament of the postponed Tokyo Olympic Games is scheduled to kick off on June 16 in central Taiwan's Taichung City, where Taiwan's national squad will c...

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...

Taiwan men's baseball ranked No. 4 in latest world rankings

The Taiwan men's baseball retained its No. 4 world ranking in 2019 after national squads won three world titles, according to the latest rankings released by the World Baseball Softball Confederat...

Taiwan crushes S. Korea in Premier12, keeps Olympic hopes alive

Taiwan's national baseball team crushed defending champion South Korea 7-0 on Tuesday, securing a crucial victory in the Premier12 championship in Japan that keeps alive the nation's hopes of ...

Baseball player from Taiwan signs with MLB team

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese baseball player Liu Chih-Jung (劉致榮) has signed a US$750,000 contract with the Boston Red Sox to become the 2nd Taiwanese player on the current Red Sox roster aft...

[Taiwan Presidential Election] Han Kuo-yu: ‘Today’s Hong Kong is tomorrow’s Taiwan’ is nonsense

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Election Tidbits about nominees and possible candidates:Tsai Ing-wen, Han Kuo-yu, Ko Wen-je, and Terry Gou. [ Last updated: (GMT+8) 16:10 Sept. 9, 2019 ] Han Kuo-yu ...

Taiwan wins U-18 Baseball World Cup title after 9-year hiatus

Taiwan won the WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup championship in Busan, South Korea Sunday, after defeating the United States 2-1 in the final. This marked Taiwan's third championship and ended Amer...

Taiwan secures spot in championship final of U-18 Baseball World Cup

Taiwan secured a spot in the final of the U-18 Baseball World Cup in South Korea on Friday, after the United States edged out the host country in a game played earlier in the day. The Taiwanese tea...

Taiwan overwhelms Australia at U-18 Baseball World Cup

Taiwan overwhelmed Australia 12-0 Friday in a super round game at the U-18 Baseball World Cup to advance to the semifinals in South Korea. The Taiwanese players were quick to open the scoreboard at...

Japan U-18 national baseball team told not to wear uniforms on S. Korea streets

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The team members and coaches of Japan's U-18 national team were seen wearing plain white shirts without their country's name or flag printed on them when departing...

Taiwan triumphs over Cuba in U-12 Baseball World Cup

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Taiwan got off to a good start in the U-12 Baseball World Cup in Tainan on Friday with a solid 4-2 win against powerhouse Cuba in the tournament's opening game. Taiwan took the ...

Taiwan to host 2020 Olympics baseball qualifier

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) announced today that Taiwan has been awarded the right to host the last baseball qualifying round ahead of the 2020 Tokyo ...

Taiwan climbs to No. 5 in world baseball rankings

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The governing body of baseball, the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) announced that Taiwan has climbed the world men’s ranking to reach No. 5, on Sept. 2...

Taiwan women's softball team casts salt to ward off New Zealand's haka ritual

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two cultural traditions collided on the ball field at the world championship of women’s softball when Taiwan met New Zealand in Japan Friday, Aug. 3. The incident...

Taiwan grabs silver in 7th Asian Junior Women's Softball Championship

Taiwan's national softball team finished second to win silver at the 7th Asian Junior Women's Softball Championship, which concluded in the Philippines on Friday. The team lost 0-4 to their...