• Kyodo


The Asia Series will not be held in November as scheduled, Nippon Professional Baseball announced Tuesday.

The tournament, which primarily pits the best teams from the top leagues in Asia and Australia, was scheduled to take place in Taiwan in November. However, NPB has committed to a series between Japan’s national team and a team of major league all-stars in November, and the other leagues were unable to work around that.

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