Day 3: Universiade Baseball in Gwangju
Japan advanced to semi-finals after 3 consecutive wins

On Day 3 of preliminary on July 8, Japan in Pool A defeated France 10-0 in 7 innings and made its way to the semifinals on July 10 to play against the runner-up of Pool B, yet to be decided.

Chinese Taipei in Pool B and South Korea in Pool A were also winners on Day 3 and will play on July 9 to compete for the last four.