South Korea to Face Japan in Premier 12 Semi-Finals

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South Korea will face Japan in the semifinals of the Premier 12, a tournament organized by the World Baseball-Softball Confederation involving 12 top-ranked nations.

Korea beat Cuba 7-2 in the quarterfinals on Monday, while Japan defeated Puerto Rico 9-3 on the same day to secure their spots in the semifinal.

Meanwhile, the US and Mexico will meet in the other semifinal match on Friday after edging out the Netherlands 6-1 and Canada 4-3 in the quarterfinals, respectively.

The South Korean team will fly to Tokyo to face Japan on Thursday.

Source: Busan eFM News

Image: Koreatimesus.com

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