Baseball Europe Africa Qualifier

18/09/2019 - 22/09/2019

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Czech Republic comes from behinds, beats Spain, finishes third

22/09/2019

The Czechs won the last two games against Israel and Spain and finished third in the Baseball Europe/Africa Qualifier. A three-RBI double by Martin Schneider opened the score in the last game of the tournament

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The Netherlands beat Italy, earn the spot to play in the Final Qualifier

22/09/2019

Kalian Sams, Ademar Rifaela and Sharlon Schoop led the Dutch offence, with a combined six hits game, in a huge victory against Italy. In this way, the Netherlands will play in the last Qualifier in early 2020.

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Israel wins, earns Olympic spot. Valencia: “What we did shouldn’t go unnoticed”

22/09/2019

Israel had performed the difficult task defeating Spain, The Netherlands and Italy in order. They needed one more win and they got it against South Africa. “What we did was huge and shouldn’t go unnoticed

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A total of 67 games of suspension issued after Spain-Italy

22/09/2019

WBSC puts the highest priority possible on the well-being of athletes, the global image and integrity of the sport, which WBSC has a duty and responsibility to safeguard at the world level. WBSC has zero tolerance for the type of behaviour displayed by certain delegation members during the altercation

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Israel’s baseball team qualifies for Olympics for first time in history

22/09/2019

Israel’s National Baseball Team today qualified for the Olympic Games for the first time in history, winning the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Europe/Africa Qualification Event for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad Tokyo 2020.

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Minarik, Cervenka lead Czech Republic past Israel

22/09/2019

The Czech Republic upset Israel, 7-4, and got the second victory of the Tournament. Martin Cervenka broke the tie, with a three-run shot in the fifth. Marek Minarik shined with a brillant pitching performance.

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Spain beats Italy, huge disappointment for raucous crowd in Parma

21/09/2019

The win by Spain makes the two National Teams tied at 2-2 with the Czech Republic. The hosts wasted again scoring opportunities and had defensive flaws that helped Spain take the lead

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Sharlon Schoop homers as the Netherlands defeat South Africa

21/09/2019

The Netherlands beat South Africa, 7-1, and earned the third victory of the Tournament. Sharlon Schoop led the Dutch offence with a two-run homer. Yurendell Decaster and Ademar Rifaela had also a two-RBI game.

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Israel beats Italy, makes huge step towards Tokyo

21/09/2019

It was a close game for seven innings, then Israel scored six in the top of the eighth to break the score open. Now the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are just a couple of steps away

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Cordemans, Decaster help Netherlands defeat Spain

21/09/2019

The Netherlands beat Spain 6-2 and got the second victory of the Tournament. Rob Cordemans earned the win, JC Sulbaran picked up the save. Yurendell Decaster lead the offense with 2 hits, including a double, and 2 RBIs.

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Boris Bokaj leads Czech Republic to first win

20/09/2019

The starter gave his National Team seven solid innings. South Africa got the first lead but gave it up on a two-out double in the bottom of the fourth and couldn’t support its bullpen with defence

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Italy wins completion against South Africa in extras

20/09/2019

South Africa took an early lead against struggling righthander Alessandro Maestri. Italy tied it two times, the second on a solo homer by catcher Alberto Mineo. The game was suspended with one out in the top of the sixth

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