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The six games of Round 1's Pool A were held at the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo. Pool A teams included China, Chinese Taipei, Japan and Korea. Round 1 was double elimination and saw China and Chinese Taipei being eliminated. Korea and Japan advanced to Round 2 in San Diego, California.
|TEAMS FOR ROUND 1 IN TOKYO|
|Thu., Mar. 5||#1||Japan 4, China 0|
|Fri., Mar. 6||#2||Korea 9, Chinese Taipei 0|
|Sat., Mar. 7||#3||China 4, Chinese Taipei 1|
|Sat., Mar. 7||#4||Japan 14, Korea 2|
|Sun., Mar. 8||#5||Korea 14, China 0|
|Mon., Mar. 9||#6||Korea 1, Japan 0|
Track play of the 2009 World Baseball Classic using the 2009 bracket. See what happened round by round, game by game until a champion was crowned.