A win for Taiwan! 10 year-old champion triumphs at Pokémon competition

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TAIPEI (The China Post) — The 2019 Pokémon World Championships kicked off on Aug 18 in Washington DC. Among the competitors in the junior league for the video gamePokémon VGC” was ten-year-old Taiwanese, Pi Wu (吳比), who reached first place, a first for Taiwan. 

During the competition, Wu Pi defeated competitors form 35 other countries while draped in Taiwan’s flag, not only bringing back home a “Poke trophy,” but a sum of US$10,000 (around NT$310,000).