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Venezuela will be present at the 5th Baseball World Cup

The Venezuelan team achieved the ticket by winning bronze in the Pan American competition held in Barquisimeto

This weekend, the Venezuela 5 baseball team sealed its pass to the World Cup of the discipline to be held in Hong Kong, after being invested with the bronze medal in the Pan American disputed in the country; specifically in Barquisimeto.

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The Venezuelan team began the competition by dividing on Saturday, first losing to its Cuban counterpart by scores of 0-7, 6-4 and 3-9, but then recovered by dispatching Mexico by scores of 3-2 and 11-0.

However, the “Aztecs” took revenge on Sunday morning by taking the victory by sets of 2-5, 8-2 and 3-2, to deprive the hosts of being able to go to the final, which Cuba ultimately won. by score of 2 to 1.

It should be noted that for Venezuela, Luis Márquez managed to sneak into the All-Star Team along with the Cubans Briandy Molina and Chaquira Azpiazu (the two most valuable in the tournament), as well as Luis Bencomo and Paulina Ojeda from Mexico.

However, Cuba, Mexico and of course Venezuela are those classified by Latin America for the World Cup tournament that will be in October. There the country's representatives will seek to improve the fourth place achieved in the first World Cup played in Mexico two years ago.

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