Wednesday, September 05, 2007

Cuba vs. Australia in Baseball World Cup

Yasel Porto, of Cuba's Radio Coco, which has the best news about El Beisbol Cubano, has reported that Cuba's baseball team will debut aginst Australia in the World Baseball Cup, which will take place in Taiwan on November 6-12 of this year.

Get ready! Last year's final game between Cuba and The Netherlands was very exciting, and the World Cup website had an excellent link with play by play action.

The Cuban team was placed in Group B together with The Netherlands, China, Germany, South Korea, Canada, Venezuela and Australia.

Group A will have the teams of Taiwan, United States, Panama, Japan, México, Italy and South Africa.

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Taiwan to host 2007 World Cup baseball

Taipei Times

DPA, TAIPEI
Tuesday, Nov 21, 2006, Page 1

Taiwan will host the 37th World Cup baseball games next year, the Central News Agency said yesterday, quoting Tom Peng (彭誠浩), acting president of the International Baseball Federation (IBAF).

Peng made the announcement on Sunday night during the closing ceremony of the 16th Intercontinental Cup baseball tournament at the Intercontinental Stadium in Taichung.

Cuba defended its title by beating the Netherlands 6-3 in the championship game of the eight-team tournament.

Taiwan took third place by shutting out Japan 4-0.

Wikipedia: Baseball World Cup

2007 World Cup Schedule (PDF File)

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