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The 1959 Asian Championship was the third Asian Championship. It was held at Meiji Jingu Stadium from June 7 through June 14, 1959.

Flag of Japan Japan, the hosts, won Gold for the second time, becoming the first team to win multiple Asian Championships.

Flag of South Korea South Korea had its best finish to that point with a Silver Medal.

Flag of Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei got its first Bronze, having taken Silver the previous time out.

Flag of Philippines Philippines was fourth for the second consecutive Championship.

Source: Wiki Baseball (Chinese)


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