The WBSC participated for the second consecutive year in the Friendship Games. The event is organised by Peace and Sport in in the Great Lakes region at the border between Burundi, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC), the world governing body for baseball and softball, invites you to the presentation press conference of the VIII Women’s Baseball World Cup (22-31 August).
Chinese Taipei, Korea and Japan will represent Asia in the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) U-12 Baseball World Cup 2019 in Tainan, Taiwan. The three nations earned its spot at the Asian Baseball Championship.
Reigning World Champions at the U-12 and U-18 levels, USA claimed their first world title in the history of the U-15 Baseball World Cup, with a 7-1 win over host Panama in front of over 8,000 fans at Estadio Kenny Serracín.
At the last U-15 Baseball World Cup in 2016, Japan finished second in the world, earning the silver medal, while Chinese Taipei finished in seventh place and did not make it out of the Opening Round group stage.
USA’s win against Japan also puts Panama into Sunday’s finale For the Title of World Champion. Panama and the U.S. met in the bronze medal match at the 2016 edition in Iwaki, Japan, with the U.S. coming away on top.
Carlos Gonzalez’s grand slam in the first inning — minutes after an earthquake struck the region — powered Panama past world No. 2 Japan in front of more than 5,000 spectators at Kenny Serracín Stadium Friday night.
Anderson Suriel’s lead-off double in the bottom of the sixth inning pushed No. 12 Dominican Republic past No. 4 Chinese Taipei, 4-3, on the second day of Super Round action at the U-15 Baseball World Cup 2018 in Panama.