South Korea sealed their qualification for the 2020 Olympic Games with a 7-3 victory against Mexico, confirming their place in the World Baseball Softball Confederation Premier12 final in Tokyo.
Japan ended Mexico's 100 per cent record with a 3-1 victory at the World Baseball Softball Confederation Premier12.
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has predicted the second edition of its flagship Premier12 tournament will break the broadcast records set at the inaugural event.
Defending champions Japan eased past Sri Lanka 15-0 as the group stage concluded at the Asian Baseball Championship in Taiwan.
Defending champions Japan cruised past Hong Kong 15-0 on day three of the Asian Baseball Championship in Taichung.
Japan defeated hosts Chinese Taipei after finally arriving at the Asian Baseball Championship in Taichung.
China caused a shock on the opening day of the Asian Baseball Championship by beating South Korea 3-2.
Reigning champions Japan are set to begin their title defence against Chinese Taipei as the 2019 Asian Baseball Championship begins in Taichung tomorrow, with the finalists being guaranteed a place at the final 2020 Olympic Qualifying tournament in March.
USA Baseball announced a 28-man roster for the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Premier 12 event, a qualifying tournament for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Israel's baseball team has secured a place at the Olympic Games for the first time in history after winning the Tokyo 2020 Africa/Europe qualifier in Italy.
Czech Republic denied Israel the chance to secure a place at Tokyo 2020 with a 7-4 victory at the World Baseball Softball Confederation Africa/Europe qualification event in Italy.
South Africa's hopes of participating in the baseball competition at Tokyo 2020 suffered a major setback after a convincing defeat to Spain in the Africa/Europe qualification event in Bologna.
The Netherlands made a winning start to the Africa/Europe qualification event for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games by overcoming the Czech Republic in Parma.
The Netherlands will hope to build on their European Baseball Championship success by winning the crucial Africa/Europe qualification event for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The Netherlands recorded their first victory at the 2019 European Baseball Championship to get their title defence back on track in Germany.