The Japan National Team, who won the WBC = World Baseball Classic for the first time in three tournaments, left the airport in Florida, USA, one night after the final, and headed home.
The Japan National Team defeated USA 21-3 in the WBC final held in Miami, Florida on 2st local time to win their third title in three tournaments.
One night after the final, coach KURIYAMA Hideki, MURAKAMI Munetaka and SASAKI Aki and other Japan players put on their team jerseys and arrived at the airport after 3 a.m.
After the jubilant victory, a press conference was held until midnight, but the players did not show any signs of fatigue and boarded the chartered plane with calm expressions and left for the Japan.
After returning to Japan, the players will join their respective teams and prepare for the start of the professional baseball season at the end of March.
Meanwhile, Major League Baseball players such as Shohei Ohtani and Yu Darvish will also return to the team's camp to prepare for the start of the season.