Saturday, November 09, 2002

Taiwan Beer, Yitong stay in Div-I

Taiwan Beer and Yitong Trust Agency, which finished 3-0 and 2-1 respectively in the Qualifying Series, will stay in the Division I in the upcoming President Cup. Taiwan Physical Education College, 1-2, and Fushiang Hotel, 0-3, will remain in the Division II after the single-round robin series.

TB and Yitong finished 7th and 8th in the 8-team Division I of the previous A-League Regular Season, which means they have to play the top two teams from the Division II in the Qualifying Series to stay in the upper division.

The 2002-03 President Cup will tip-off on November 11th, with Division II going first from Nov.11-27. The Div-I schedule will start on January 15th, 2003.

Qualifying Series Results:
TB 87-62 Fushiang
Yitong 77-72 TPEC
TPEC 93-71 Fushiang
TB 85-79 Yitong
Yitong 83-73 Fushiang
TB 81-68 TPEC