Summer Koshien held today conclusion or corona impact also considered with a view to the cancellation May 20 at 12:48
In response to the spread of the new coronavirus infection, the Koya-ren Japan High School Baseball Federation and others began to discuss the holding of national high school baseball in the summer, which is scheduled for Koshien Stadium in July. Takano ren and others are considering the cancellation, such as the risk of infection, and are expected to draw conclusions on The 20th.
Kotoshi’s summer national high school baseball program is scheduled to open at Koshien Stadium on July 1, but in response to the spread of the new coronavirus infection, Takano ren and others held an online steering committee from noon on The 20th to discuss the holding of the tournament.
With regard to the holding of Koshien in the summer, there are many issues that have been pointed out, such as the risk of infection because players and officials from all over the country move across prefectures and stay for a long period of time, and if the summer vacation is shortened due to the prolonged school closure, the tournament schedule may not be secured.
In light of this situation, Takano ren and others are considering the suspension with a view to the suspension, and it is expected that they will draw conclusions on The 20th, and will hold a press conference in the evening.