Republic of Korea and United States will play again on Thursday, August 5, at 6:00 am (ET) at the Yokohama Stadium in Tokyo for the semifinal of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Here, you'll find everything there is to know about this game.
The United States enter this game after getting past the Dominican Republic in the repechage. They're inspired and looking to prove that, albeit with an alternative squad, they can still make the podium.
In front of them, they'll have a Republic of Korea team they weren't supposed to beat in the group stage, so that would only be a bigger source of inspiration. Then again, anything can happen at this stage..
Republic of Korea vs United States: Match Information
Date: Thursday, August 5, 2021
Time: 6:00 am (ET)
Location: Yokohama Stadium
Republic of Korea vs United States: Storylines
These teams already met once a couple of days ago and the United States squad ended up on top 4-2. The Asians got off to a solid start but Team US rallied on the fourth and fifth innings with a couple of runs each.
Now, the Republic of Korea will hope their pitching meltdowns don't catch up to them again in the biggest game of the tournament, as whoever wins this matchup will guarantee a spot in the podium.
How Can I Watch Or Live Stream Republic of Korea vs United States For Free In The U.S?
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics baseball game between Republic of Korea and United States to be played on August 5 at the Yokohama Stadium in Tokyo will be broadcasted in the United States by CNBC, NBCOlympics.com, NBC Sports app, and fuboTV.
Republic of Korea vs United States: Predictions And Odds
Even though oddsmakers have yet to reveal the odds for this matchup, we expect them to favor the United States.
* Odds TBD