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Thursday, August 26, 2021

Hurricanes undefeated after 5 games in WBSC Europe Super Cup

The Horsholm Von Holmback Hurricanes team from Denmark won all four pool play games at the World Baseball Softball Confederation Europe Super Cup tournament in the Prague over the past three days, then won their first playoff game today against the Chomutov Beavers, from the host country (Czech Republic).

Joran Graham (Micksburg Twins GOFL) was the winning pitcher in the playoff game, throwing a three hit shutout, striking out 11, and allowing only one walk in the 6-0 victory. Graham also hit a three run homer in the first inning. You can see the homer at the 17:20 mark of the video at this link.

Next up is a game today at 1:30 pm EDT, opponent to be determined.  UPDATE: They play Ĺ˝raloci (Sharks) Ledenice, a Czech team, which defeated the U23 Czech National team in 8 innings.

All games are streamed on YouTube - click on the first link above to access the livestream.

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