WBC Korea 1st match against Australia, Japan in Miyazaki, warm-up match

In the 2023 World Baseball Classic (WBC), which will be held in March, the opponent Australia, which aims to advance to the semifinals, must defeat Australia will play an evaluation match in Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan.

On the 13th (Korean time), 카지노사이트 the WBC Organizing Committee disclosed the entry schedule for the 1st round venues of the 20 finals and the opponents before the evaluation round on its website.

Four of the five countries in Group B (Korea, Japan, Australia, China, and the Czech Republic), excluding Japan, will arrive in Japan on March 4.

Prior to this, the Korean baseball team will undergo strengthening training at the Kino Sports Complex in Tucson, Arizona, from February 15 to 28, return to Korea on March 1, and leave for Japan three days later.

Korea and Japan gather in Osaka, and Australia, China and the Czech Republic gather in Miyazaki.

After the group training on the 5th, Korea and Japan will have two warm-up matches at the Kyocera Dome on the 6th and 7th against the Orix Buffaloes and the Hanshin Tigers of the Japanese professional baseball leagues.

The match time for Korea, which is facing Orix and Hanshin in turn, is noon for two days in a row.

The opponents of Australia, China, and the Czech Republic, who are undergoing adaptation training in Miyazaki Prefecture, came out only as ‘regional teams’.

According to the schedule of demonstration games announced by the Japan Baseball Organization (NPB), there is no Japanese professional baseball team to play in Miyazaki on March 6-7, so it is expected that three countries, including Australia, will have a practice match against a university or business baseball team. .

After the two rounds of evaluation matches prepared by the WBC Organizing Committee, the five countries will move to Tokyo, Japan, hold official training at the Tokyo Dome on March 8th, and prepare for the first round of the finals, which will be held from March 9th.

Korea must defeat Australia in the first match of the first round, which will be held at noon on March 9, to secure at least second place in the group and turn on the green light for the quarterfinals.

The fateful Korea-Japan match will be held on March 10th at 7pm.