The Korean under-18 Baseball 5 national team ranked 9th at the 2023 World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Youth Baseball 5 World Cup held in Turkye Ankara.
The national team led by Coach Myung-joo Cha won the final match against Malaysia held on the 15th (local time) and finished the tournament in 9th place.메이저사이트
In this tournament, in which 12 teams participated, Cuba won the championship, and France came in second place.
Meanwhile, WBSC selected Hong Kong as the host city for next year’s Baseball 5 World Cup.
Accordingly, the Korea Baseball Softball Association will begin preparations to form a national team that will participate in the Baseball 5 Asia Cup, which also serves as a qualifier for the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games and the World Cup, to be held in Chonburi, Thailand in February next year. Details regarding the selection competition will be announced later on the association’s website.