The baseball and men’s soccer gold medals at the Hangzhou 2022 Asian Games are even more significant because they were won by young up-and-comers. The baseball team limited eligibility to players who were “25 years old or younger or in their fourth year of professional competition” and drew only three wild cards from the full roster (24 players).Only nine players, five pitchers and four hitters, had ever played internationally as an adult .The men’s soccer team is also comprised of players under the age of 24 (born in 1999), except for three wildcards .South Korea nevertheless stole the show on the final Golden Day of the Hangzhou Asian Games with gold medals in baseball and men’s soccer. Baseball’s Noh Si Hwan and Moon Dong-joo (Hanwha Eagles) and soccer’s Baek Seung-ho (Jeonbuk) and Jung Woo-young (Stuttgart) attended the farewell ceremony at the Sports and Diplomacy Lounge of the Korea Olympic Committee at a hotel in Hangzhou, China, on Aug. 7.Noh Si-hwan, the No. 4 hitter, had a two-run double in the first game of the Super Round against Japan to lead the team to the final, while Moon Dong-ju started the final game against Chinese Taipei the day before and pitched a six-inning no-hitter .Baek Seung-ho wore the men’s soccer captain’s armband and anchored the team on and off the field. Jung Woo-young scored eight goals in the tournament, including the tying goal in the final against Japan the day before. “I’m proud that we won the gold medal as a team of young players,” said Noh Si-hwan, “I think we did a great job and the future of Korean baseball is bright,” he added.” If you continue to support and encourage them like you are now, I think Korean athletes can really grow,” he said. Moon Dong-ju also reflected that “it was not easy because we were a group of young people,” and said, “I think we were able to win the gold medal because we had a lot of heart. We will do our best in the next competition. “Sitting next to him, Jung Woo-young said, “I remember the moments when I played with my peers and older brothers, rejoicing and struggling together.” “Yesterday, when we finished the game and won the gold medal, my joy and happiness doubled,” he reflected .Captain Baek Seung-ho also said, “It was the medal we wanted so badly. It was a medal we wanted so 카지노사이트 badly, and I think we achieved it.”

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