The Korean Baseball 5 U18 national team won a precious bronze medal around their necks.
The Korean Baseball 5 U18 team, which participated in the ‘2023 Youth (U18) Baseball 5 Asia Cup’ held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, won the bronze medal with the 3rd place prize, and the ‘2023 WBSC Youth (U18) Baseball 5’, which was awarded up to 3rd place in the competition Successfully secured qualification for the World Cup.
The national team, led by coach Cha Myung-joo, won the first set against the host country, Malaysia, on the first day of the preliminary round held on the 8th, but lost the second and third sets. Finished.
On the 9th, they lost the 3rd and 4th matches of the qualifying round against Taiwan and China, but won the match against Hong Kong and Singapore on the 10th, advancing to the final tournament where the 4th place in the qualifying round is awarded.
On the morning of the 11th, the last day of the tournament, in the final tournament with Taiwan, he unfortunately allowed a goal to finish and advanced to the bronze medal match. In the first set of the bronze medal match against Malaysia, the national team managed to score 3 points in the first inning, but won 7-3 by repeating reversals and reversals.
This tournament was the first baseball 5 tournament held in Asia by age, and 7 countries, including Korea and the host countries Malaysia, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, India and Singapore, participated. Meanwhile, in the finals of the tournament, Taiwan won against China and became the champion of the ‘2023 Youth (U18) Baseball 5 Asia Cup’. 바카라사이트