Korea Thrashes Israel to Reach Baseball Semifinals

  • By Song Won-hyung

    August 03, 2021 10:56

    Korea beat Israel in the knockout stage of the men's baseball tournament to advance to the semifinals at the Summer Olympics in Tokyo on Monday.

    Korea racked up 18 hits to earn an 11-1 victory in Yokohama. The game was called on the mercy rule after Korea extended its lead to 10 runs in the seventh inning.

    Korean baseball players react after winning a game against Israel at the Summer Olympics in Tokyo on Monday. /Yonhap

    Korea is now set to face its archrival Japan on Wednesday.

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