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
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