Mexico competes for bronze against Canada in softball, after beating Australia 4-1

Mexican softball team (Image: Twitter / @COM_Mexico)

Mexico and its flagship Dallas Escobedo have the right to play Softball Bronze Medal Tokyo 2020By beating Australia 4-1 in the preliminary round.

Complete the victory in Yokohama Triple Resurrection, with a base of Mexican-American players, having lost their first three matches of the tournament.

The Latin American team will meet Canada on Tuesday, the contender he beat 4-0 on his debut, for a place on the podium alongside the favorites of the United States and Japan, who, as expected, would compete for the gold medal in the discipline that once again appeared at the Olympics. After being excluded in London 2012 and Rio de Janeiro 2016.

Escobedo, born in Phoenix, Arizona, 26 years old, came forward when her peers needed her most: It covered the entire track and left the Australian hitters for five hits and one run. Hit five of them.

Mexican softball team (Image: Twitter / @COM_Mexico)
Mexican softball team (Image: Twitter / @COM_Mexico)

Received the right hand as support a fruitful attack Of the eleven hits he punished the Australians with two streaks in the second term and a couple more in the fourth term.

In the second, Susanna Brookshire turned the tap by hitting her triple to the center of the field that brought Brittany Cervantes and Brookshire herself home. Record to extend the lead by getting rented by Victoria Vidales.

In the fourth was Victoria Vidalis who pushed the third landing With weak to midfield and Chelsea Gonzalez led to Vidales single-handedly.

Australia closed the gap in the sixth with Homer solo Jade Hill in Escobedo’s only dangerous flash.

Photo: World Baseball & Softball Federation
Photo: World Baseball & Softball Federation

The calendar was not very generous to the team led by manager Carlos Bernaldes. Canada was a thermometer for Mexico Later Japan and the United States were practically indomitable foes.

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in a form in which the first and second intersect with gold, and the third and fourth for bronze, The margin of error ended with three setbacks at first.

and Sunday Mexico defeated Italy 5-0 To start a full reaction against Australia to move forward.

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