The Softball Federation of Colombia organized a seminar on Baseball5. The event attracted 45 participants. Players, umpires and league officers were introduced to the rules of the urban version of baseball and softball
The venue was built between April and September 2018. The construction was funded by the Embassy of Japan through the Grant Assistance Program for Cultural Grassroots Projects. The Osaka North Rotary Club of Japan supported the project
Born in 1977, the new skipper is a former MLB pitcher (a total 47 games, 30 as a starter, in parts of six seasons) who represented Canada internationally. He was in the staff of former manager Lachance, who stepped down after a bronze medal in the 2018 WBSC World Cup
The ‘Nicas’, managed by Angélica Ramirez, outscored the opponents 64-3 during the tournament played in San Pedro Sulas, Honduras. The final against Dominican Republic was the closest game. Leyman Hernandez was the winning pitcher, while Juan Diego Holmann earned the save
Midji Verdol, the President of the Ligue des Antilles et Guyane Françaises de Baseball, Softball and Cricket, hosted the clinic in Guadalupe. She considers Baseball5 instrumental to the building of a baseball softball community in the French speaking islands of the Caribbean
The Dominican Republic was out of reach for each of the other five teams competing in the first edition of the tournament. The Dominicans won, 8-4, the semi final against the US Virgin Islands and outscored, 12-1, Curaçao in the Championship game
A brand new baseball softball stadium will be built in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, marking a huge step forward for the sport in Spain. It will be the first exclusive baseball softball facility in Gran Canaria island
Ellsworth took over as the team’s Head Coach shortly before the beginning of the WBSC Junior Men’s World Championship 2016 and led the team to a Bronze medal, and recently guided the team to a fourth-place finish at the 2018 event in Prince Albert, Canada.
The international season finishes in the Americas with a six-team tournament that marks the first edition of a baseball competition for National Teams of the Caribbean. According to COPABE President Pereyra, it will be “the first of many”
On Wednesday the first-ever Cuban Baseball5 National Tournament came to an end, with La Habana claiming the title over host Camaguey. The tournament was held at Universidad de Camaguey Ignacio Agramonte y Loynaz.
It’s been a productive year for WBSC Development Programmes and the month of December will be particularly intense, with seminars happening in Kenya, Tanzania and Turkey. The series of event will start over early in 2019
IOC leadership is convinced that Tokyo Olympics have all of the ingredients for success. Yokohama DeNA Bay Stars pitcher Yasuaki Yamasaki spoke of the interest that the return of baseball and softball generate to world sport leaders, including WBSC President Fraccari
Datuk Low Beng Choo was acclaimed yesterday morning as President of Softball Asia (SA). During its 24th Congress the newly renamed Asian softball continental governing body formerly known as Softball Confederation of Asia (SCA) – changed its name to Softball Asia.
The top four nations in the Americas earn the right to compete at the U-18 Baseball World Cup – one of the top youth world championships in sports and the highest-level baseball competition in its age group.
For the first time in history, men’s baseball and women’s softball events at the Olympic Games will be staged in the same venues, representing a new cost-effective model that will make baseball and softball more attractive to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and host cities around the world.