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2012-11-07

7th BFA 15U Baseball Championship underway in Cuttack, India
Japan, Korea, Chinese Taipei, India and Thailand competing at 15U tournament of the Baseball Federation of Asia


The 15U Asian Baseball Championship is underway in Cuttack, India. The tournament, which will be played through Saturday, November 10, features teams from Japan, Korea, Chinese Taipei, India and Thailand.

Host India stunned Japan in their second game on Wednesday by a score of 3-2. Japan had beaten Korea on Tuesday 2-1. After three days Chinese Taipei is leading the standings with two wins, followed by Japan, Korea and India, which are all 1-1. Thailand is currently in fifth place with three losses out of three games.

Current Standings:
1) Chinese Taipei 2-0
2) Japan 1-1
2) Korea 1-1
2) India 1-1
5) Thailand 0-3

After a rest day on Thursday, the 15U Asian Baseball Championship continues on Friday with the games Thailand vs. India and Korea vs. Chinese Taipei before ending on Saturday with the games Japan vs. Chinese Taipei and India vs. Korea.

Result 7th BFA 15U Championship

Day 1, Monday, November 5
Thailand 0 - Japan 11 (5th inning)
India 0 – Chinese Taipei 7

Day 2, Tuesday, November 6
Japan 2 – 1 Korea
Chinese Taipei 20 – Thailand 0

Day 3, Wednesday, November 7
Thailand 4 – Korea 10
India 3 – Japan 2

Day 4, Rest Day

Day 5, November 9
Thailand – India
Korea – Chinese Taipei

Day 6, November 10
Japan – Chinese Taipei
India - Korea