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Wanna Take The Mound
Season 3, Episode 2
Wanna take the mound
Air date April 9, 2019
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Wanna Take The Mound (早く立ちたい, Hayaku Tachitai) is the 2nd episode of Diamond no Ace Act II anime series. The episode follows the storyline from the second half of chapter 2 to chapter 4 of the Act II manga.


Seidō High School plays against Nihon Shōno for the second round of Senbatsu. Seidō wins and advances to the quarterfinals. The remaining seven schools to compete for the quarterfinals are also decided. A few of the teams are Yakushi High School, which appears in nationals for the first time and comes from West Tokyo like Seidō; Hakuryū High School, famous for their team's mobility; and the current national champion, Komadai Fujimaki High School.