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20 Women’s National Team players for the 8th WBSC Women’s Baseball World Cup announced

April 25, 2018

 SAMURAI JAPAN Women's (Madonna Japan Manager Megumi Kitta) decided 20 players who faced "8th WBSC Women's Baseball World Cup" started on August 22, 2018 in United States Florida as follows. Players fight for meeting the sixth straight victory in world stage.

Players

Pitcher
Player nameThrow/BatTeamNotes
Ayami Sato R/R Dione 2010-2016W cup member
2014, 2016 2 meeting MVPs
Rina Taniyama R/R Astraia The first election
Asaka Tsuru L/L Reia 2017 Asian Cup members
Miyu Shimizu R/R Asahitrust 2016W cup member
Akino Tanaka R/R Shobi University 2016W cup member
Nanami Ohno R/R Osaka University of Health and Sport Sciences 2017 Asian Cup members
Nana Ishimura R/R Riseisha High School The first election
Ami Sakahara R/R Kyoto Ryoyo High School school The first election
Catcher
Player nameThrow/BatTeamNotes
Chihiro Funakoshi R/R Heisei International University 2016W cup member
Yuka Ogata R/R Riseisha RECTOVENUS 2017 Asian Cup members
Ririka Tabata R/R Orioaishin high School school The first election
Infielder
Player nameThrow/BatTeamNotes
Yuki Kawabata R/L Astraia 2012-2016W cup member
Ayaka Deguchi R/R Hanamaui 2012, 2014W cup member
Miwa Tanaka R/R Asahitrust The first election
Yaya Kojima R/L International Pacific University studies 2016W cup member
Nozomi Abe R/R Hanamaui 2017 Asian Cup members
Harue Yoshii R/L Riseisha RECTOVENUS 2017 Asian Cup captains
Outfielder
Player nameThrow/BatTeamNotes
Iori Miura L/L Flora 2012-2016W cup member
Tomomi Nakada R/L Dione The first election
Miku Kitayama R/R Riseisha RECTOVENUS 2017 Asian Cup members
8th WBSC Women's Baseball World Cup

Overview Players

Meeting Schedule

From August 22, 2018 to August 31

Opening round

The Wednesday, August 22 23:00 Japan 8-0 Dominican Republic
Thursday, August 23 23:00 0-23, Hong Kong Japan
Saturday, August 25 7:00 Japan 2-1 Canada
Sunday, August 26 7:00 Cuba 1-4 Japan
Monday, August 27 7:00 Japan 5-1 Australia
※The start time Japan time (Florida: at time difference -13 time)

Super Round

The Wednesday, August 29 7:00 Japan 3-0 United States
Thursday, August 30 2:00 Japan 2-1 Chinese Taipei
Thursday, August 30 22:00 Japan 10-0 Venezuela
※The start time Japan time (Florida: at time difference -13 time)

Final

Saturday, September 1, 2018 7:00 Japan 6-0 Chinese Taipei
※The start time Japan time (Florida: at time difference -13 time)

Location

The United States (Florida)

Participating Countries and Regions (provisional)

Group A
United States, Venezuela, Chinese Taipei, Korea, Netherlands, Puerto Rico

Group B
Japan, Canada, Australia, Cuba, Hong Kong, the Dominican Republic

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