Taipei Fubon Braves win first game of newly established P.League+

Focus Taiwan
Date: 12/19/20207Listen
By: Huang Chiao-wen and Kay Liu

The Dreamers’ Yang Chin-min (right) scores the first points. CNA photo Dec. 19, 2020

Taipei, Dec. 19 (CNA) The visiting Taipei Fubon Braves won the first game of Taiwan's newly established professional basketball league — the P.League+ — beating the Formosa Taishin Dreamers 89-86 in Changhua County on Saturday.

The game in Changhua was the official opener to the four-team league's inaugural season, which will run through April next year, and drew over 6,000 spectators, according to the league.

League founder and CEO Blackie Chen (陳建州), a television host and former professional basketball player, choked back tears at the opening ceremony before the game and simply said, "Thanks everyone for coming. Thank you."   [FULL  STORY]

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