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  • 20
    Apr

    Record 26 teams to play in 2017 Junior Worlds

    The World Baseball Softball Confederation has announced that a record number of 26 national teams will compete in its flagship youth softball event, the 12th Junior Women’s World Championship in Clearwater, Florida, USA from 24-30 July.

  • 27
    Mar

    Men’s World Championship to have 20 teams

    With less than 100 days to the start of the 2017 Men’s Softball World Championship, the World Baseball Softball Confederation has announced that 20 countries—the second largest number in the event’s history – will take part.

  • 18
    Mar

    Olympic baseball and softball to be played in Fukushima

    Fukushima’s Azuma Baseball Stadium has been added as an official venue for Olympic baseball and softball events at the Tokyo 2020 Games in a move designed to boost the region’s recovery from the March 2011 nuclear disaster.

  • 15
    Mar

    Chichester Falcons win ESF video contest for best drill

    The Chichester Falcons Softball Club has won a contest run through the European Softball Federation’s Facebook page for the best 30-second video of a softball drill.

  • 14
    Mar

    Two BASU umpires selected for Junior Women’s World Championship

    The World Baseball Softball Confederation has announced the appointment of 30 umpires from 23 countries to officiate at the 2017 WBSC Junior Women’s Softball World Championship, and two BASU umpires are among them.

  • 9
    Feb

    New President takes over at ESF Congress

    The 2017 ESF Congress was held in Belgrade, Serbia from 2-5 February, and a new ESF President – Gabriel Waage from the Czech Republic—was elected along with other members of the ESF Executive.

  • 6
    Feb

    ESF Congress draws are kind to GB teams

    The annual European Softball Federation Congress took place in Belgrade, Serbia from 2-5 February, and draws made to determine pools for two important Championships coming up this summer were relatively kind to British teams.

  • 9
    Dec

    IOC approves baseball/softball stadium for 2020

    The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has welcomed the decision of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to approve the 30,000-seat Yokohama Stadium as the main venue for baseball and softball events at the Olympic Games in Japan in 2020.

  • 21
    Nov

    Summing up the 2016 Slowpitch World Cup

    The 2016 Slowpitch World Cup in Plant City, Florida, where the GB Slowpitch Team failed to win the title but had some great games and a good time, is at a crossroads.  The big question for the WBSC Softball Division and for GB Softball is: where does the competition go from here?

  • 21
    Nov

    GB Slowpitch falls to Bahamas in World Cup Final

    The GB Slowpitch Team delivered an unbelievable offensive display on Sunday against Curacao to reach the final of the Slowpitch World Cup in Plant City, Florida – but then couldn’t quite sustain that level.

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