Korean women’s baseball wins 18-2 cold game against Hong Kong

In the first game of the Super Round of the 2023 Asian Baseball Federation (BFA) Women’s Baseball World Cup held on the 30th, Korea won a 18-2, 5th cold game win over Hong Kong, the host country. After scoring 2 points in the 1st and 3rd innings, 5 points in the 4th and 9 points in the 5th.토토사이트

Korea (ranked 10th in the world) hitters drove in 13 hits. Yang Seo-jin had 3 RBIs (3 hits in 3 at-bats), Kim Hyun-ah had 3 RBIs (3 hits in 4 at-bats), and Joo Eun-jeong had 2 RBIs (1 hit in 2 at-bats). Following starting pitcher Kwak Min-jeong (1 run in 1/3 innings), Sayuri Ohno (1 run in 1/2 innings), Kim Bo-mi, and Lee Yu-jin (no run in 1 inning) blocked 5 innings with 2 runs. Ohno, who has a Korean mother and a Japanese father, became the winning pitcher. On this day, the Korean pitching staff gave up 8 hits, but minimized the runs with a stable defense that did not make a single mistake. Hong Kong (#11 in the world) collapsed after committing eight errors.

South Korea (coach Yang Sang-moon) lost to Japan (world No. 1) 0-10 in the previous Group B group stage, but beat Indonesia and the Philippines to advance to the Super Round in second place in the group. She also won the right to participate in the 2024 Women’s Baseball World Cup group qualifiers, which is equivalent to a world championship.

On the 31st, Korea will play the second round of the Super Round against Taiwan, ranked No. 2 in Group A, and if they win, they will advance to the final. In the first round of the Super Round on the 30th, Taiwan suffered a 1-12, 5 cold game loss to Japan.

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