1962 Asian Championship

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The 1962 Asian Championship was the 4th Asian Championship. It was the first hosted by Taiwan and was played from January 1 through January 9, 1962.

Flag of Japan Japan won its third straight Gold Medal, going 5-0 with a tie.

Flag of South Korea South Korea won Silver at 3-3. Jinten Haku hit the tourney's only home run. The roster also included future KBO managers Eung-ryong Kim and Sung-keun Kim.

Flag of Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei won Bronze at 3-3.

Flag of Philippines Philippines finished last at 0-5 with one tie.

Source: Chinese Wiki Baseball