News (ISF / ESF)

Filter news



  • 13
    Aug

    Riccione: a platform for things to come?

    Ben Taylor, a former GB Slowpitch Team player, went to Riccione in Italy during the week of 30 July-4 August to report on the European Slowpitch Super Cup for the BSF website.  Here, he reflects on a great tournament and its implications for the future of slowpitch softball in Europe.

  • 13
    Aug

    London Cubs head to Italy for U-13 youth event

    The GB Under-13 Girls’ Fastpitch Team, playing, as usual, as the London Cubs, is heading for Collecchio in Italy on 13 August for the European Softball Federation’s annual Massimo Romeo Youth Trophy (EMRYT) tournament.

  • 12
    Aug

    USA wins World Championship over Japan

    The United States won its second straight Women’s Softball World Championship on Sunday, defeating Japan 7-6 in a pulsating 10-inning game, and negating a heroic pitching performance by Japan’s 36-year-old legend Yukiko Ueno.

  • 11
    Aug

    Crazy 13-11 loss ends Worlds for the GB Women

    A 13-11 loss to Chinese Taipei in a mad slugfest at the Akitsu Stadium in Narashino City today ended the 16th WBSC Women’s World Championship for the GB Team, just one game short of the Placement playoff final.

  • 10
    Aug

    GB Women beat Philippines to stay in Worlds

    Spectacular pitching in relief by Georgina Corrick, and a late rally by the GB Women as the Placement playoffs began at the Women’s World Championship today gave GB a 2-1 win over the Philippines that keeps them alive in the tournament.

  • 9
    Aug

    GB Women end pool play with win over Venezuela

    The GB Women’s Team ended the first phase of the Women’s World Championship today with an interesting, slightly messy and ultimately satisfying win over Venezuela by a score of 5-2 at the Akitsu Stadium in Narashino City.

  • 7
    Aug

    GB Women split a pair of games at rainy Worlds

    It rained most of the day at the Women’s World Championship in Japan, but the GB Women managed to record a mercy rule win in the morning – their first of the tournament—before suffering a mercy-rule rain-soaked defeat in the evening.

  • 6
    Aug

    GB Women lose hard-luck 1-0 game to Italy

    Another great performance by the GB Women’s pitching and defense, and another frustrating performance by the offense, meant another agonising loss today at the WBSC Women’s World Championship in Japan, this time by 1-0 to Italy.

  • 5
    Aug

    GB Women lose third game at Worlds to Japan

    The GB Women’s Team dropped its third straight game at the 16th WBSC Women’s World Championship on Sunday 5 August at the Zett.A. Ballpark, losing 6-0 to Japan.

  • 5
    Aug

    Pioneers win 2018 Slowpitch Super Cup title

    The three British teams in the 2018 European Co-ed Slowpitch Super Cup made a clean sweep of the medals here today, but it is Pioneers that will be coming home with the cherished gold medal, their first in European competition.

Showing page 1 of 32  1 2 3 >  Last ›