Softball Asia postpones WBSC World Cup qualifiers

Softball Asia postpones WBSC World Cup qualifiers
12/04/2020
Softball Asia has confirmed the postponement of key events in 2020 due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic including four softball Asia Cups which are qualifiers for WBSC events - U-12 Mixed, U-15 Women, U-23 Men and Senior Men.
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GameTime Classics Episode 18: New Zealand v Australia epic battle opens 2013 WBSC Men’s Softball World Championship playoffs

GameTime Classics Episode 18: New Zealand v Australia epic battle opens 2013 WBSC Men’s Softball World Championship playoffs
11/04/2020
In a rematch of the 2009 final, Australia and New Zealand faced off on the first day of the double page playoffs at the 2013 WBSC Men’s Softball World Championship in New Zealand.
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GameTime Classics Episode 16: Great Britain vs Italy for Olympic softball berth

GameTime Classics Episode 16: Great Britain vs Italy for Olympic softball berth
09/04/2020
WBSC Softball Europe/Africa Tokyo 2020 Olympic Qualifier between Italy and Great Britain, in a winner-take-all game.
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2021 events calendar: WBSC conducts review of tournaments with Continental Associations

2021 events calendar: WBSC conducts review of tournaments with Continental Associations
07/04/2020
The weekly video conference is part of the WBSC’s continued initiatives to maintain regular communication with its members and key stakeholders during this moment of coronavirus precautions and improve efficiency in its day to day operations.
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GameTime Classics Episode 14: Re-live the 2018 Junior Men’s Softball World Cup Final between Australia and Japan

GameTime Classics Episode 14: Re-live the 2018 Junior Men’s Softball World Cup Final between Australia and Japan
07/04/2020
The final was played on 15 July with Australia trying to clinch their fifth Junior Men’s Softball World Championship, and Japan looking for their third world title.
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WBSC Secretary General Beng Choo Low: Baseball and softball can help spread peace in the world

WBSC Secretary General Beng Choo Low: Baseball and softball can help spread peace in the world
06/04/2020
"The International Day of Sport for Development and Peace is a good opportunity to celebrate the strength of the baseball and softball community, and the role of sport in general," said World Baseball Softball Confederation Secretary General Beng Choo Low, while adding "together, we can help each other #StayStrong, #StayActive and #StayHealthy".
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Venezuelan softball legend, Olympian Maria Soto: “Today we’re all on the same team, wearing the same uniform. #StayStrong”

Venezuelan softball legend, Olympian Maria Soto: “Today we’re all on the same team, wearing the same uniform. #StayStrong”
06/04/2020
Soto, who played for the Venezuelan National Softball Team for 18 years and represented her country in the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, has joined the IOC’s #StayStrong campaign.
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WBSC supports Peace and Sport's International Day of Sport for Development and Peace

WBSC supports Peace and Sport's International Day of Sport for Development and Peace
06/04/2020
As opposed to yellow and red cards in the sporting world, the White Card invites us not to punish but to create positive real change.
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GameTime Classics - Episode 12: Mexico, Canada battle to qualify for the Tokyo Olympic softball competition

GameTime Classics - Episode 12: Mexico, Canada battle to qualify for the Tokyo Olympic softball competition
05/04/2020
Dallas Escobedo took the ball for Mexico, while Sara Groenewegen started the game for the host team, setting up an amazing pitching duel.
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GameTime Classics - Episode 10: Re-live historic first-ever WBSC U-12 Mixed Softball final between Chinese Taipei and Peru

GameTime Classics - Episode 10: Re-live historic first-ever WBSC U-12 Mixed Softball final between Chinese Taipei and Peru
03/04/2020
The inaugural WBSC U-12 Mixed Softball World Cup was held from 25-30 July 2019 in Tainan, along with the U-12 Baseball World Cup.
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New dates for The World Games in Birmingham: 7-17 July 2022

New dates for The World Games in Birmingham: 7-17 July 2022
02/04/2020
Women’s softball will be featured as a medal discipline in the multi-sport event for the third time in 11 editions of the World Games.
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WBSC Europe: World Cup Qualifiers postponed, Club competitions cancelled

WBSC Europe: World Cup Qualifiers postponed, Club competitions cancelled
02/04/2020
Softball's 2020 continental national team championships in Europe have been postponed until further notice, due to the coronavirus pandemic. European championships serve as qualifiers for the various WBSC Baseball World Cups and WBSC Softball World Cups.
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Baseball and softball finding new life in Uruguay thanks to Cuban immigrant

Baseball and softball finding new life in Uruguay thanks to Cuban immigrant
02/04/2020
Thanks to the Baseball and Softball School of Uruguay, both sports are finding their feet again in a country, which first appeared on the international stage in the 1960s.
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GameTime Classics - Episode 8: Singapore, Argentina open 2020 U-18 Men’s Softball World Cup with a bang

GameTime Classics - Episode 8: Singapore, Argentina open 2020 U-18 Men’s Softball World Cup with a bang
01/04/2020
Argentina and Singapore met only once prior to their U-18 'Classic' meeting, with Argentina easily beating Singapore 7-0, in six innings in 2014.
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WBSC postpones 2020 Women’s and U-15 Baseball World Cups, U-18 Women’s Softball World Cup

WBSC postpones 2020 Women’s and U-15 Baseball World Cups, U-18 Women’s Softball World Cup
01/04/2020
Following a video conference on Tuesday with WBSC Continental Associations and Local Organising Committees, the WBSC took the decision to postpone the events until further notice.
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