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Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, USA open Premier12 with wins
11/11/2015 1 Minute Read

Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, USA open Premier12 with wins

TAIPEI CITY – On the first day that featured multiple games of the new 2015 WBSC Premier12 flagship tournament, the depth of the Americas continent was showcased.

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World No. 5 Netherlands defeats Nº 4 Chinese Taipei to open Premier12 Group
10/11/2015 1 Minute Read

World No. 5 Netherlands defeats Nº 4 Chinese Taipei to open Premier12 Group

TAICHUNG, Taiwan — The Dutch National Team defeated hosts Chinese Taipei 7-4 in a thriller Monday night at Intercontinental Stadium to open Group A of the 2015 WBSC Premier12.

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Japan defeats South Korea to launch new Premier12 global championship
09/11/2015 1 Minute Read

Japan defeats South Korea to launch new Premier12 global championship

SAPPORO, Japan — World No. 1 Samurai Japan defeated rivals No. 8 South Korea 5-0 to launch the newest international baseball flagship tournament, WBSC Premier12, before more than 28,000 fans at the Sapporo Dome and global TV audience Sunday night.

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Korea’s Kim, Japan’s Ohtani named starting pitchers for Premier12 Game 1 Sunday
07/11/2015 1 Minute Read

Korea’s Kim, Japan’s Ohtani named starting pitchers for Premier12 Game 1 Sunday

SAPPORO, Japan — The starting pitchers of Sunday night’s (8 Nov.) Game 1 of the inaugural WBSC Premier12 at the Sapporo Dome have been revealed by the managers of the National Teams of Japan and South Korea.

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No. 11 Italy one of two European nations set to battle the world at Premier12
06/11/2015 1 Minute Read

No. 11 Italy one of two European nations set to battle the world at Premier12

TAICHUNG, Taiwan — Italy manager Marco Mazzieri heads into his ninth year as the head of the “Azzurri” National Team that will be competing among the Top 12 nations in the WBSC Premier12.

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World No. 1 Japan defeats No. 9 Puerto Rico in warm-up for Premier12
05/11/2015 1 Minute Read

World No. 1 Japan defeats No. 9 Puerto Rico in warm-up for Premier12

FUKUOKA, Japan – Samurai Japan starting pitcher Kenta Maeda (NPB – Hiroshima Toyo Carps) registered eight strikeouts in three innings to secure an 8-3 victory over Puerto Rico at the Fukuoka Dome Thursday night.

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WBSC Premier12™ Broadcast Rights Awarded Around The World
04/11/2015 2 Minute Read

WBSC Premier12™ Broadcast Rights Awarded Around The World

TAIPEI CITY — The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) today announced that broadcast rights have been awarded in territories across the world for the first-ever WBSC Premier12™ global baseball championship, which will be staged from 8-21 November in Japan and Taiwan and will feature the National Teams of the Top 12 countries in the world. […]

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Cuba and S. Korea to open world’s newest dome stadium in Seoul
04/11/2015 1 Minute Read

Cuba and S. Korea to open world’s newest dome stadium in Seoul

SEOUL – The world No. 8 South Korean National Team and the Korean Baseball Organization (KBO) are hosting world No. 3 Cuba as part of the grand opening of the Seoul Gocheok Sky Dome.

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Host South Korea defeats Cuba in new dome in warm up for Premier12
04/11/2015 1 Minute Read

Host South Korea defeats Cuba in new dome in warm up for Premier12

SEOUL – World No. 8 South Korea sent five pitchers to the mound to shutout world No. 3 Cuba, 6-0, in the ceremonial first game in the nation’s new Gocheok Sky Dome.

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Euro champs Netherlands armed for WBSC Premier12
03/11/2015 1 Minute Read

Euro champs Netherlands armed for WBSC Premier12

TAICHUNG, Taiwan – Ten-time MLB Gold Glove outfielder Andruw Jones and NPB single-season home run record holder Wladimeir Balentien will help world No. 5 Netherlands carry some heavy artillery into the global baseball battle, WBSC Premier12.

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