South Africa showcases Baseball5 in Benoni, Gauteng

South Africa showcases Baseball5 in Benoni, Gauteng
25/01/2022
"You can play it anywhere," commented Americo Juma, the South African Baseball Union Baseball5 commissioner. "It supports social cohesion and promotes women in sports."


Tunisian Baseball5 National Team complete final 2021 training camp

Tunisian Baseball5 National Team complete final 2021 training camp
10/01/2022
A total of 18 players, 8 girls and 10 boys, took the field in the Governorate of Nabeul.


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

WBSC Baseball Division Board Member Saber Jlajla elected to Tunisian Olympic Committee Board
23/12/2021
Jlajla is currently serving as the President of the Tunisian Baseball and Softball Federation and the African Baseball Softball Association


Growing the Game: 100 players participate in Egyptian Baseball, Softball, Baseball5 SuperCup

Growing the Game: 100 players participate in Egyptian Baseball, Softball, Baseball5 SuperCup
22/12/2021
It is the first time the three disciplines have been showcased at a single location in Egypt.


Uganda sweeps Kenya in Mt. Elgon Baseball Championship

Uganda sweeps Kenya in Mt. Elgon Baseball Championship
21/12/2021
The national teams and U-23 sides of Uganda and Kenya took part in the three-game series.


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

Africa: 2021-2022 baseball, softball season opens in Burkina Faso
16/12/2021
The National Federation used the occasion to distribute baseball and softball material to various clubs.


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

Former NPB, MLB superstar Hideki Matsui backs baseball/softball development in Africa
04/12/2021
"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.


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

Africa: Senegal launches '50,000 Baseball5 Members' campaign to grow the sport ahead of hosting 2026 Youth Olympic Games
02/12/2021
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.


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

WBSC First Vice President Beatrice Allen is the new president of the Gambia Olympic Committee
29/11/2021
"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.


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

WBSC partners with ANOCA, Olympafrica to promote baseball, softball, Baseball5 on the African continent
25/10/2021
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.