2001 Asian Championship

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The 2001 Asian Championship was held from March 19 through March 25, 2001 in Taiwan.

Flag of Chinese Taipei Chinese Taipei won Gold, their first outright title since 1987. Their team included Chih-Kang Kao, Chung-Nan Tsai, Chien-Fu Yang, Kuo-Ching Kao, Chih-Sheng Lin, Yuan-Chia Chen, Ssu-Chi Chou, Chien-Ming Chang, Chin-Chih Huang and Chih-Yuan Chen.

Flag of South Korea South Korea took Silver. Bo-myung Jeong and Yong-taik Park were on the team.

Flag of Japan Japan got the Bronze Medal. The team included Masanori Ishikawa, Toshiya Sugiuchi, Yuya Kubo, Nagisa Arakaki and Tsuyoshi Wada.

Flag of Philippines Philippines placed 4th, their highest finish since 1973.

Flag of Indonesia Indonesia made their first appearance and finished fifth.

All-Star Team[edit]

Source: Chinese Wiki Baseball