Botswana names roster for African qualifier to WBSC Men’s Softball World Cup 2022

Botswana names roster for African qualifier to WBSC Men’s Softball World Cup 2022
12/01/2021
The Botswana Softball Association also named a preliminary squad for the U-23 National Team. Both teams will try to advance as the African representatives to their respective WBSC Softball World Cups.


Africa: Dates, location announced for WBSC Men’s, U-23 Softball World Cup qualifiers

Africa: Dates, location announced for WBSC Men’s, U-23 Softball World Cup qualifiers
12/01/2021
The WBSC Men’s Softball World Cup Africa qualifier will take place in August following the qualifier for the inaugural U-23 Men’s Softball World Cup in June.


Japan donates equipment to Egypt to support global baseball/softball development, friendly ties

Japan donates equipment to Egypt to support global baseball/softball development, friendly ties
22/12/2020
The Egyptian Baseball and Softball Federation hosted JICA and the personnel of the Japanese Embassy at the Greater Cairo Regional Baseball5 finals.


Africa: Youth initiation event held in Zambia to promote baseball, softball, Baseball5

Africa: Youth initiation event held in Zambia to promote baseball, softball, Baseball5
14/12/2020
The Zambia Baseball Softball Association (ZABSA) hosted their “Triple Sport Launch" at the Olympic Youth Development Center in Lusaka. 


New president of Nigerian Baseball and Softball Association: William Boyd

New president of Nigerian Baseball and Softball Association: William Boyd
14/12/2020
The new leader of baseball and softball in Nigeria believes "a new foundation" has been laid.


WBSC welcomes Cape Verde Baseball Softball Federation, Italian Association of Baseball for the Blind as newest Members

WBSC welcomes Cape Verde Baseball Softball Federation, Italian Association of Baseball for the Blind as newest Members
10/12/2020
The Cape Verde Baseball Softball Federation becomes the 198th National Federation Member, and the 28th in Africa. The Italian Association Baseball for the Blind is the 13th Associate Member.


Federation Focus: Burkina Faso aiming for new stadium and Africa's first-ever pro baseball league

Federation Focus: Burkina Faso aiming for new stadium and Africa's first-ever pro baseball league
25/11/2020
The French-speaking West African nation started playing baseball in 1993 and became the West African champion in 2019. The goal for the next four years is building a venue dedicated to baseball and softball, and establish the continent's first professional baseball league.


Africa: Baseball, softball rebirth in Burkina Faso, strong National Team planned under new leader Sibore

Africa: Baseball, softball rebirth in Burkina Faso, strong National Team planned under new leader Sibore
30/10/2020
"We need everybody to come together to make this term successful," said Burkina Faso's new baseball and softball president, Ibrahima Sibore, who plans to launch high school and college competitions in collaboration with the government.


WBSC confirms new dates for inaugural U-18 Women’s Softball World Cup in Lima, Peru

WBSC confirms new dates for inaugural U-18 Women’s Softball World Cup in Lima, Peru
01/10/2020
The new U-18 youth world cup, which rebrands the WBSC U-19 Women’s Softball World Championship, has been rescheduled for 27 March to 4 April 2021 in the Peruvian capital.


Africa: Softball season cancelled in Botswana, restarts January 2021

Africa: Softball season cancelled in Botswana, restarts January 2021
29/09/2020
The Botswana Softball Association (BSA) has taken a decision to cancel the 2019-2020 BoFiNeT softball season due to the pandemic.