Cross-strait baseball league opens second round play in Beijing

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Cross-strait baseball league opens second round play in Beijing

Beijing, April 4 (CNA) The second round of the Cross-Strait Students Baseball League opened in Beijing, China on Wednesday, featuring 20 teams from universities across the Taiwan Strait.

The three-day second round is being held at Fengtai Baseball Field and will also feature games for elementary, middle school and high school teams.

The teams were decided based on preliminary qualifiers that took place separately in Taiwan and China to determine the nine Taiwanese and 11 Chinese teams reaching this stage of the competition.

The second round will continue in Taichung in July, with the finals taking place at the end of the year, set tentatively in Shenzhen.

The Taiwanese teams are from such schools as National Taiwan University, National Tsing Hua University, Chinese Culture University and Shih Hsin University, while the Chinese university teams include those from Tianjin University of Sport, Peking University, Beijing Normal University and Chengdu Sport University.

(By Chiu Kuo-chiang and Kuan-lin Liu)

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