Sweden Wins Nordic Baseball Championship
The Nordic Baseball Championships have won by Sweden’s junior national team.
The Swedish 16 to 18 year olds triumphed over the adult national teams of Finland and Norway in the weekend tournament, held in Karlskoga, west of Stockholm.
After losing the opening game to the Finns 18-12, the Swedes were undefeated in the rest of the tournament, shutting Finland 18-0 and Norway 8-0 in the final two games.
Baseball is a minor sport in Sweden.