21/07/2021 - 27/07/2021

 

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Softball Olympic Games 2020 - Official Payoff

Japan’s Olympic gold-medal winning softball team honoured with memorial wall in Izumo City

Japan’s Olympic gold-medal winning softball team honoured with memorial wall in Izumo City
03/02/2022
Japan’s left-handed pitcher Miu Goto, outfielder Saki Yamazaki, infielder Hitomi Kawabata and team leader Shinsuke Yabata were in attendance at the unveiling ceremony.
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2021 in Review: Baseball, Softball a home run at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

2021 in Review: Baseball, Softball a home run at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
22/12/2021
In spite of not being able to host spectators in Tokyo, both baseball and softball events were a huge hit with fans around the world.
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Rising Japanese softball star Miu Goto hopes to shine at LA28 Olympic Games

Rising Japanese softball star Miu Goto hopes to shine at LA28 Olympic Games
22/11/2021
"As I look toward 2028, in order for the Japan team to be stronger, I have to raise my game. I want to give it my all," she said.
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The Run for Art photo contest is dedicated to baseball/softball and Tokyo 2020 new sports

The Run for Art photo contest is dedicated to baseball/softball and Tokyo 2020 new sports
08/09/2021
The contest is reserved for photographers aged 18-35. An international jury will select 40 finalists.
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Watch the replay of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Softball medal games

Watch the replay of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Softball medal games
25/08/2021
WBSC's Tokyo 2020 replay is presented in collaboration with the Olympic Channel and will remain available on demand.
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Mark Smith, the head coach who led Softball Canada to its first Olympic medal, retires

Mark Smith, the head coach who led Softball Canada to its first Olympic medal, retires
25/08/2021
The Canadian coach led the softball program to its first ever World Championship medal in 2010 (the first of three bronzes) and the first Olympic medal at Tokyo 2020.
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Japan overtakes USA as No. 1 in WBSC Women's Softball World Rankings following Tokyo Olympics

Japan overtakes USA as No. 1 in WBSC Women's Softball World Rankings following Tokyo Olympics
13/08/2021
The Tokyo 2020 gold medalists are now the top-ranked nation in the world. There is a total of 67 national federations included in the rankings. Cuba and Indonesia made the biggest moves up the softball rankings, jumping 10 places to No. 18 and No. 25, respectively.
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Dear Tokyo 2020 Volunteers: Thank you for helping deliver unforgettable Olympic Baseball and Softball events

Dear Tokyo 2020 Volunteers: Thank you for helping deliver unforgettable Olympic Baseball and Softball events

Players, managers believe baseball and softball belong in the Olympics

Players, managers believe baseball and softball belong in the Olympics
09/08/2021
Former MLB player Scott Kazmir said the Olympics is "like the World Series". Legendary pitcher Yukiko Ueno doesn't count out pitching in Los Angeles in 2028.
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Tokyo 2020 Olympic baseball and softball generates global coverage, headlines

Tokyo 2020 Olympic baseball and softball generates global coverage, headlines