▲ The match between Korea and Israel in the second round of the Tokyo Olympic Baseball Knockout Stage held at Yokohama Stadium on the 2nd. Kim Hyun-soo of Korea, who won the game in a cold game 11-1 at the bottom of the 7th inning, and the players are sharing the joy. (yunhap news)
The Korean baseball Olympic team will advance to the semi-finals with a complete victory in the second match against Israel.
The Korean baseball team, led by coach Kim Kyung-moon, met Israel in the second round of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics baseball game held at Yokohama Baseball Stadium on the 2nd and won the 7th inning 11-1 cold game.
In the first inning, the national team, which scored one point with consecutive hits from Park Hae-min (Samsung Lions) and Kang Baek-ho (Kt wiz) and sacrifice batted by Lee Jeong-hoo (Kiwoom Heroes), won the victory with a two-run home run from Oh Ji-hwan (LG Twins) in the second inning.
In the fifth inning, he scored seven points to solidify the victory. Hwang Jae-gyun (Kt Wiz) sacrificed 1 RBI, Park Hae-min and Kang Baek-ho each hit 2 RBIs, and Kim Hyeon-soo (LG Twins) hit a two-run home run.
Then, in the two-out situation at the end of the 7th inning, Hyun-soo Kim went on base with a double and Hye-seong Kim (Kiwoom Heroes) hit the right time, confirming the win in the cold game by 11-1 10 points.
While the Korean batting line produced 11 points, the pitching team blocked the Israeli line with one run, starting with Kim Min-woo (Hanwha Eagles), Choi Won-jun (Doosan Bears), Cho Sang-woo (Kiwoom Heroes), and Won Tae-in (Samsung Lions) taking over the mound. did.
The baseball team that advanced to the semi-finals will play against the winners of the match between Japan and the United States on the 4th to advance to the final.