South Africa showcases Baseball5 in Benoni, Gauteng
25/01/2022 1 Minute Read

South Africa showcases Baseball5 in Benoni, Gauteng

"You can play it anywhere," commented Americo Juma, the South African Baseball Union Baseball5 commissioner. "It supports social cohesion and promotes women in sports."
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Tunisian Baseball5 National Team complete final 2021 training camp
10/01/2022 1 Minute Read
WBSC Baseball Division Board Member Saber Jlajla elected to Tunisian Olympic Committee Board
23/12/2021 1 Minute Read

WBSC Baseball Division Board Member Saber Jlajla elected to Tunisian Olympic Committee Board

Jlajla is currently serving as the President of the Tunisian Baseball and Softball Federation and the African Baseball Softball Association
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Uganda sweeps Kenya in Mt. Elgon Baseball Championship
21/12/2021 1 Minute Read

Uganda sweeps Kenya in Mt. Elgon Baseball Championship

The national teams and U-23 sides of Uganda and Kenya took part in the three-game series.
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Africa: 2021-2022 baseball, softball season opens in Burkina Faso
16/12/2021 1 Minute Read

Africa: 2021-2022 baseball, softball season opens in Burkina Faso

The National Federation used the occasion to distribute baseball and softball material to various clubs.
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Former NPB, MLB superstar Hideki Matsui backs baseball/softball development in Africa
04/12/2021 2 Minute Read

Former NPB, MLB superstar Hideki Matsui backs baseball/softball development in Africa

"I've always dreamt of the possibility of interacting with kids from all over the world through baseball," commented the 507-career-home run hitter. The ultimate goal is to have an African Koshien.
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Africa: Senegal launches '50,000 Baseball5 Members' campaign to grow the sport ahead of hosting 2026 Youth Olympic Games
02/12/2021 1 Minute Read

Africa: Senegal launches '50,000 Baseball5 Members' campaign to grow the sport ahead of hosting 2026 Youth Olympic Games

The first event was on 27 November in the town of Yoff. The goal is to make the most of the Senegalese people familiar with the five-on-five version of baseball/softball within the Youth Olympic Games 2026.
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WBSC First Vice President Beatrice Allen is the new president of the Gambia Olympic Committee
29/11/2021 1 Minute Read

WBSC First Vice President Beatrice Allen is the new president of the Gambia Olympic Committee

"I'm excited about having the opportunity to help grow Gambia's stature in the international sporting world by improving the sharing of knowledge and expertise," she commented.
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WBSC partners with ANOCA, Olympafrica to promote baseball, softball, Baseball5 on the African continent
25/10/2021 2 Minute Read

WBSC partners with ANOCA, Olympafrica to promote baseball, softball, Baseball5 on the African continent

WBSC President Riccardo Fraccari, ANOCA President Mustapha Berraf (pictured signing with President Fraccari) and Olympafrica Foundation CEO Alassane Diack signed an MOU today in Crete, Greece. ASOIF President Francesco Ricci Bitti and ANOCA Secretary General Ahmed Abu Elgasim were also in attendance.
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