Softball
Add news
News

Twitter launches Emojis for WBSC #Premier12 global baseball event, teams

Press release World Baseball Softball Confederation

TOKYO — 1 November 2019 — Celebrating the biggest international baseball event of the year, social media giant Twitter Inc. is launching emoji ‘hashflags’ for the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Premier12®, which opens on Saturday, 2 November, with Group A action in Guadalajara (Mexico) and concludes with the Finals at the Tokyo Dome on the 17th.

For the entire month of November, beginning 1 November at 00:00 Japan Standard Time, fans around on the world will be able to use the tournament’s official hashtags on Twitter to activate the Premier12 logo as well as those of the 12 participating National Teams.

The official hashtag for the global tournament can be activated on Twitter — the Official Social Media Platform of the 2019 WBSC Premier12 — in five languages, including English, Japanese, Korean, Spanish and Traditional Chinese:

Language
 Official #Hashtag
 English/Spanish/Universal
 #Premier12
 Japanese
 #プレミア12
 Korean
 #프리미어12
 Traditional Chinese
 #世界12強

Supporters can cheer on their favourite players and proudly display the logo of each of the National Teams by using the following hashtags in Tweets:

Team
Hashtag
Description
 Australia
 #AUSp12
 Canada
 #CANp12
 Cuba
 #CUBp12
 Dominican Republic
 #DOMp12
 Japan
 #侍ジャパン
“Samurai Japan”
 Korea
 #KBO
“Korea Baseball Organization”
 Mexico
 #NovenaMéxico
“Mexico’s Baseball Team”
 Netherlands
 #TeamKingdomNL
 Puerto Rico
 #TodosConPR
“Everybody with Puerto Rico”
 Chinese Taipei
 #相信中華
“Believe in Chinese Taipei”
 USA
 #ForGlory
 Venezuela
 #PorTuSelección
“For your National Team”

The Top 12 nations and territories in the WBSC World Rankings will compete in the major international baseball event, with opening rounds set to be played in Guadalajara, Seoul (Korea) and Taichung (Taiwan). The top two finishers from each group will collide in the Super Round (11-16 November) for a spot in the Finals.

The 2019 WBSC Premier12 will award two qualifying places into the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and $5.2 million USD in prize money.

Загрузка...

Comments

Комментарии для сайта Cackle
Загрузка...

More news:

World Baseball Softball Confederation
Nebraska Men's Basketball
Mister Baseball - European Baseball News & Infos

Read on Sportsweek.org:

Brighton Beachcombers Softball Club
Don Morton Sports
Nebraska Men's Basketball
Mister Baseball - European Baseball News & Infos

Other sports

All-American Fencing Club
Chantilly Academy Gymnastics