15/04/2023 - 23/04/2023

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U-23 Men's Softball World Cup 2023 - Official Payoff

Lucio Retamar’s two-run single sparks Argentina victory against Singapore for Super Round spot

Lucio Retamar’s two-run single sparks Argentina victory against Singapore for Super Round spot
19/04/2023
The Senior Men's Softball World Cup veteran gave Argentina the early lead to secure their third win and third-place finish in Group A, confirming their place in the Super Round with a 0-2 record.
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Taiga Onishi shuts out New Zealand to complete Japan’s Group B sweep

Taiga Onishi shuts out New Zealand to complete Japan’s Group B sweep
19/04/2023
With the two teams already qualified for the Super Round, the matchup between Japan and New Zealand served as a Super Round game.
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Jesus Valdez, Jose Reyes throw no-hitter in Mexico's five-inning win over South Africa

Jesus Valdez, Jose Reyes throw no-hitter in Mexico's five-inning win over South Africa
19/04/2023
Jesus Valdez and Jose Reyes tossed five combined innings of no-hit ball to lead Mexico finish the Opening Round with a 4-1 record and move to the Super Round with a win and a loss.
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Hudson helps Canada top Israel 7-0 in five innings

Hudson helps Canada top Israel 7-0 in five innings
19/04/2023
Hudson pitched the five innings for Canada, giving up two hits and a walk while striking out six. This is his first win in four appearances.
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Jack Besgrove throws no-hitter against Czechia, Australia move to Super Round undefeated

Jack Besgrove throws no-hitter against Czechia, Australia move to Super Round undefeated
19/04/2023
The victory moved the Oceania side to the Super Round undefeated, starting the next round with a 2-0 record. Czechia dropped their record to 2-3.
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Michell Chirinos propels Venezuela to walk-off win against Team WBSC

Michell Chirinos propels Venezuela to walk-off win against Team WBSC
19/04/2023
The outfielder drove a single over centre field and gave his team a walk-off victory. Venezuela closed the Opening Round with a 3-2 record and must wait for the result of the other games to know their fate in the tournament.
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WBSC U-23 Men’s Softball World Cup Day 4: Japan, Australia head into Super Round; Israel earn first win; Czechia, Canada and Argentina record second victories

WBSC U-23 Men’s Softball World Cup Day 4: Japan, Australia head into Super Round; Israel earn first win; Czechia, Canada and Argentina record second victories
18/04/2023
Japan opened Day 4 of the WBSC U-23 Men's Softball World Cup with a victory over Venezuela, securing them a Super Round spot in Group B. Israel defeated Team WBSC 6-5 to earn their first win in the tournament. Australia beat Mexico 4-1 to earn their Super Round spot in Group A. Czechia claimed their second win of the tournament, along with Canada and Argentina, recording victories against New Zealand and South Africa, respectively.
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Garolini, Peker headline Argentina 6-1 win over South Africa

Garolini, Peker headline Argentina 6-1 win over South Africa
18/04/2023
The host team secured their second consecutive win of the tournament to stay in contention for a spot in the Super Round.
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McKay's two RBIs help Canada take crucial win over New Zealand

McKay's two RBIs help Canada take crucial win over New Zealand
18/04/2023
Mitchell McKay went 2-for-4 with two RBIs while Riley Manion went 5.1 innings with six strikeouts, while allowing four hits and three runs to earn the win.
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Jakub Hajny's inside-the-park home run propels Czechia past Singapore

Jakub Hajny's inside-the-park home run propels Czechia past Singapore
18/04/2023
Jakub Hajny's two-run inside-the-park home run capped Czechia's third-inning surge of five runs that they maintained to clinch the game victory. With a 2-2 record, Czechia remain in contention for a Super Round spot. Singapore will close the Opening Round against Argentina, looking for their first win of the competition.
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