IBAF 18U: Italy opener versus Panama gets rained out

IBAF 18U: Italy opener versus Panama gets rained out
30/08/2012
SEOUL, Korea – The 18-years and Under Italian National Baseball Team had its opener in the twelve-team IBAF 18U Baseball World Championship postponed due to heavy rainfall in South Korea’s capital city

SEOUL, Korea – The 18-years and Under Italian National Baseball Team had its opener in the twelve-team IBAF 18U Baseball World Championship postponed due to heavy rainfall in South Korea’s capital city. 

The Italy vs. Chinese Taipei match-up was slated to be one of two games set to kick off the championship. 

All day 1 action will be transferred to what should have been a rest day on September 4th

The hosts had been scheduled to take on Venezuela.

Other national teams battling for the world championship:

  1. Australia – Silver in 2010
  2. Canada
  3. Chinese Taipei – Gold in 2010
  4. Czech Republic
  5. Colombia
  6. Italy
  7. Japan
  8. Netherlands
  9. Panama
  10. South Korea
  11. USA
  12. Venezuela

 

Cuba, the silver medalist from 2010, did not qualify.