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Baseball: Japan rolls past Canada to 5th true World Cup crown

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21:30 11 Sep 2016

BUSAN, South Korea, Sept. 11, Kyodo

Madonna Japan won a fifth true Women’s Baseball World Cup on Sunday, violence Canada 10-0 in a final behind a two-hit shutout by right-hander Ayami Sato.

Japan took a usually lead it would need in a second on an RBI singular by catcher Chihiro Funakoshi. The fortifying champs put a pedal to a steel in a five-run third, that featured a two-run Funakoshi double.

From a start of organisation play, Madonna Japan softened to 8-0 in a seventh book of a biennial tournament. Japan finished runner-up to a United States in a initial dual World Cups.

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  • Baseball: Japan rolls past Canada to 5th true World Cup crown

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