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Filipino migrant worker basketball league kicks off in northern Taiwan

Taiwan News, Taiwan, 22 September 2019 - One of Taiwan's largest Filipino migrant worker basketball leagues, comprising 37 teams of Filipino players, was launched in Taoyuan Sunday, with hundreds of people gathering at a local park for the opening ceremony and to watch the first nine games.

The opening ceremony of the Chungli Basketball League 2019 Inter-factory Winter League included 37 teams of Filipino migrant workers from Taiwanese factories from Hsinchu to Taipei parading in front of a panel of judges who selected the best uniform and best muse. The Farshing basketball team, made up entirely of Filipino workers from Taoyuan mechanical-parts maker Atrans Precision Industries Co., Ltd., won the trophy for "Best in Uniform," with their eye-catching maroon, yellow, and purple jerseys.

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Source: https://www.taiwannews.com.tw/en/news/3781912

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