Baseball Europe/Africa Qualifier

18/09/2019 - 22/09/2019

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WBSC Premier12 new Sponsorships revealed, Ticket Sales set to launch for Super Round and Finals in Japan

22/07/2019

Approaching 100 days to the Opening Day of the year’s top major international baseball competition and Olympic qualifier, sponsorship and ticketing announcements were made on the second edition of the WBSC Premier12®, which will feature the world’s Top 12 ranked men’s national baseball teams and run from 2-17 November.

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Game clocks, video review to be enforced at WBSC Premier12 major international baseball event, Olympic qualifier

19/07/2019

World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) President Riccardo Fraccari announced today new game regulations for the 2019 WBSC Premier12, the year’s top major international baseball competition and Olympic qualifier, scheduled for November.

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Watch! Press Conference – 22 July: Announcements on the 2019 WBSC Premier12 major international baseball event

18/07/2019

The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC), Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) and SSK will make announcements on the 2019 WBSC Premier12, the top international baseball competition of the year and Olympic qualifier, while the 2019 Premier12 trophy will make its first stop in Japan.

In addition, Japan National Team Manager Atsunori Inaba will speak on his enthusiasm for November’s global competition between baseball’s top 12 countries.

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Announcements on WBSC Premier12 to be made in Tokyo on Monday, 22 July

10/07/2019

The WBSC, Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) and SSK will make announcements on the 2019 WBSC Premier12, the top international baseball competition of the year and Olympic qualifier.

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Former Dodger owner, int’l baseball visionary Peter O’Malley commends WBSC’s growth

05/07/2019

One of baseball’s earliest proponents of globalising the sport of baseball, former owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers, Peter O’Malley commended the organisation and growth of the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC), under President Riccardo Fraccari.

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Baseball leaders in Puerto Rico have historic meeting, discuss National Team for WBSC Premier12

27/06/2019

The upcoming major international baseball competition WBSC Premier12 and the preparation of the Puerto Rican National Team were the key agenda items of the historic meeting. The WBSC Premier12 will be played from 2-17 November, while the LBPRC season traditionally starts in November.

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Ticket sales launched for WBSC Premier12 games in Guadalajara as Mexican hosts expect $31 million economic impact

26/06/2019

Group A (Dominican Republic, Mexico, Netherlands and USA) tickets for 2019’s biggest international baseball competition and Tokyo 2020 Olympic qualifier are now available online.

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Baseball Softball world governing body WBSC giving max voice to players in decision making

22/06/2019

The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC), under president Riccardo Fraccari, has taken major steps to ensure baseball and softball players are represented in the decision-making of the world governing body.

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Premier12: I-Chung Hong to lead Chinese Taipei in major global baseball event, Olympic qualifier

30/05/2019

Hong’s appointment marks the first CPBL-CTBA joint decision since their landmark partnership agreement was announced in January.

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Koji Uehara: one of the biggest winners in baseball history retires

21/05/2019

As a rookie for the NPB Yomiuri Giants, he earned 20 wins in 1999. He started and won for Japan the 2006 World Baseball Classic semifinal against Korea. Later he converted into a star closer and one the 2013 World Series with the Red Sox

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Baseball Africa Cup: the highlights

18/05/2019

Watch an eleven-minute video about the Baseball Africa Cup and know more about the story of the National Team that will represent the Continent at the Tokyo 2020 Qualifier and about the development of the game in Africa

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Road to Tokyo 2020 – Baseball: South Africa advances to WBSC Europe-Africa Qualifier in Italy

08/05/2019

Baseball is Africa is expanding as eight new nations on the continent are expected to debut in the update of the WBSC World Rankings. South Africa’s manager Neil Adonis commented: “We are determined to increase the interest in baseball within our country and in Africa.”

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