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Venezuela selects MLB first base coach Carlos Subero to lead National Team at WBSC Premier12
06/06/2019 2 Minute Read

Venezuela selects MLB first base coach Carlos Subero to lead National Team at WBSC Premier12

After a Minor League playing career as a middle infielder in the USA, Subero started his coaching tenure in 2001 and has been in the Major Leagues for the last three seasons. He also won the Venezuelan Winter League title with the Caracas Leones

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Premier12: I-Chung Hong to lead Chinese Taipei in major global baseball event, Olympic qualifier
30/05/2019 1 Minute Read

Premier12: I-Chung Hong to lead Chinese Taipei in major global baseball event, Olympic qualifier

Hong’s appointment marks the first CPBL-CTBA joint decision since their landmark partnership agreement was announced in January.

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Wei Chuan Dragons to be fifth CPBL team
15/05/2019 1 Minute Read

Wei Chuan Dragons to be fifth CPBL team

The league has sanctioned a four-team championship since 2008. The Dragons had been in business from 1989 to 1999. To re-join CPBL they will have to invest over 18 million US$

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Korean baseball legend Seung-yuop Lee named WBSC Premier12 Ambassador
23/04/2019 3 Minute Read

Korean baseball legend Seung-yuop Lee named WBSC Premier12 Ambassador

The legendary slugger, who during his playing career was nicknamed The Lion King, accepted the role from WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari. Exclusive interview

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Seoul Group C schedule unveiled for 2019 WBSC Premier12; Korean legend Seung-Yuop Lee named Ambassador
15/04/2019 2 Minute Read

Seoul Group C schedule unveiled for 2019 WBSC Premier12; Korean legend Seung-Yuop Lee named Ambassador

The WBSC Premier12 Group C opening round will be played from 6-8 November at the 16,813-seat Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul and feature defending Premier12 and Olympic Champion world No. 3 Korea, No. 5 Cuba, No. 7 Australia and No. 10 Canada.

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Watch the 2019 WBSC Premier12 Group C Press Conference live from Seoul, Korea
14/04/2019 2 Minute Read

Watch the 2019 WBSC Premier12 Group C Press Conference live from Seoul, Korea

The WBSC and Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) — the nation’s premier professional sports league and host of Group C of the Premier12® — will reveal the group’s game schedule and Ambassador.

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Official promotional video unveiled for 2019 WBSC Premier12: ‘Is Your Country Ready? II’
14/04/2019 1 Minute Read

Official promotional video unveiled for 2019 WBSC Premier12: ‘Is Your Country Ready? II’

The electric video captures some of the most iconic moments and biggest plays of the inaugural Premier12 in 2015.

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Watch the WBSC Premier12 Press Conference live from Taichung on Friday, 12 April
11/04/2019 1 Minute Read

Watch the WBSC Premier12 Press Conference live from Taichung on Friday, 12 April

Members of the media and fans worldwide can watch the 2019 WBSC Premier12 press conference live from Taichung on Friday, 12 April, via the official WBSC YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/wbsc.

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Game schedule for Flagship Premier12 to be revealed in Taichung (TPE) and Seoul (KOR)
05/04/2019 2 Minute Read

Game schedule for Flagship Premier12 to be revealed in Taichung (TPE) and Seoul (KOR)

The game schedule, official promotional video and trophy for the major international baseball tournament and Tokyo 2020 Olympic Qualifier, II WBSC Premier12® 2019, will be unveiled to members of the media at press conferences on 12 April in Taichung, Chinese Taipei, and 15 April in Seoul, Korea.

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Road to Premier12: Rey Vicente Anglada named new manager of Cuban National Baseball Team
14/03/2019 2 Minute Read

Road to Premier12: Rey Vicente Anglada named new manager of Cuban National Baseball Team

Cuba announced the manager that will lead the Baseball National Team to the Pan American Games and WBSC Premier12: Rey Vicente Anglada, who will begin his second stint as skipper of ‘La Seleccion’ working on a 63-men pre-selection

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