TAICHUNG — Members of the media and fans worldwide can watch the 2019 WBSC Premier12 press conference live on Friday, 12 April, at 3:00 p.m Taipei Standard Time, via the official WBSC YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/wbsc.

Major announcements include revealing of the game schedules for Groups A and B, and presentations of the new Premier12 official promotional video and trophy.

The schedule for Group C will be revealed at a press conference on Monday, 15 April, in Seoul, Korea.

The II WBSC Premier12® 2019, which runs from 2-17 November and is a direct qualifier for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, will be the top event on this year’s international baseball calendar and will feature the 12 highest-ranked baseball nations in the world, including world No. 1 Japan, No. 2 United States, No. 3 Korea (defending Premier12 champion), No. 4 Chinese Taipei, No. 5 Cuba, No. 6 Mexico, No. 7 Australia, No. 8 Netherlands, No. 9 Venezuela, No. 10 Canada, No. 11 Puerto Rico and No. 12 Dominican Republic.

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