Chinese Taipei announces roster for Canada Cup in preparation for The World Games softball event

Chinese Taipei announces roster for Canada Cup in preparation for The World Games softball event
16/06/2022
The roster features 10 veterans from the 2019 Chinese Taipei team that finished in second place in the WBSC Asia Oceania Olympic Qualifier in Shanghai, China.

World No. 6 Chinese Taipei has revealed a 22-athlete roster for the Canada Cup, a WBSC-sanctioned women’s softball competition to be played in Surrey from 20-26 June. This event will serve as a preparation for The World Games 2022 in Birmingham, from 9-13 June.

The roster features 10 veterans from the 2019 Chinese Taipei team that finished in second place in the WBSC Asia Oceania Olympic Qualifier in Shanghai, China. Hsia-Ai Ke, the right-handed pitcher who led her team to a silver-medal finish at the WBSC U-18 Women’s Softball World Cup in Lima, Peru, last year, has been also put on the list.

Chinese Taipei will start The World Games in Group A, competing against No. 1 USA, No. 3 Canada and No. 7 Italy. The Asian team will face Canada on the first day of play on 9 July, followed by matches against USA and Italy the next two days. The top two teams in the group standings will advance to the semifinals. 

Chinese Taipei Roster

  1. Hui-Chuan Chiang - IF
  2. Xiao-Lin Shen - OF
  3. An-Ju Chiu - P
  4. Yi-Ting Yang - IF
  5. Szu-Shih Li - C
  6. Feng-Chen Lin - IF
  7. Chia-Wen Shen - OF
  8. Chia-Yi Chen - OF
  9. Chia-Ching Shih - IF
  10. Chih-Ying Lin - IF
  11. Chia-Chen Tsai - P
  12. Hsuan Liu - OF
  13. Ya-Ting Tu - P
  14. Tzu-Ching Weng - P
  15. Yu-Ting Chen - OF
  16. Chia-Hui Ko - IF
  17. Chia-Yun Chang - OF
  18. Ching-Yu Chen - P
  19. I-Ting Chih - IF
  20. Ting-En Chiang - OF
  21. Hsia-Ai Ke - P
  22. Yi-Fan Ho - IF