June 8, 2018
Chiayi (Chinese Taipei) will host the sixth edition of the FISU University Baseball World Championship from Thursday, 5, to Sunday, 15 July.
The draw of the 2 four team groups was made public by FISU (the International University Sports Federation) through a video posted on their YouTube Channel on June 6.
Group A: Chinese Taipei, Korea, Czech Republic and Australia
Group B: Japan, USA, Russia and Hong Kong
The first edition of the Baseball University Baseball Championship was played in 2002 in Messina (Italy). The last time the tournament was played dates back to 2010.
2002 (in Italy) 1. CUB 2. USA 3. JPN
2004 (in Taiwan) 1. USA 2. JPN 3. KOR
2006 (Cuba) 1. USA 2. TPE 3. CUB
2008 (Czech) 1. USA 2. JPN 3. TPE
2010 (Japan) 1. CUB 2. USA 3. JPN