27/05/2013 2 Minute Read

The SportAccord Convention opened on Sunday

Monday will be entirely dedicated to various meetings, including the General Assembly of the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) and of the Association of the IOC Recognized International Sports Federations (ARISF); the Exhibition will be open from 8.30 am on Tuesday 5/28, while the Opening Ceremony is scheduled for 6 pm the same day.

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16/05/2013 1 Minute Read

President of Cameroon Baseball & Softball Federation Sone Abih Winslow passes away

Abuja. The Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa, ANOCA, received with deep sorrow and consternation news of the demise, in Abuja, Nigeria, of Sone Abih Winslow, Director of Cabinet of the institution, on 12 May 2013.

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14/04/2013 2 Minute Read

An Olympic flavour at the IBAF Congress

The first 2 sessions of the 2013 IBAF Congress had a strong Olympic flavour, even if the launching of the World Baseball Softball Confederation is scheduled for the afternoon.
Tsunezaku Takeda, President of the Japanese Olympic Commitee, and Ryozo Kato, Commissioner of NPB, made both strong statements in favour of the reinstatement of baseball and softball in the Olympic Games. Takeda mentioned the importance the sports may have if the Games are played in Tokyo.

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Day 4 at the 13th ISF Men’s Softball World Championship
04/03/2013 4 Minute Read

Day 4 at the 13th ISF Men’s Softball World Championship

Argentina 11 vs. Netherlands 1 Argentina made it three wins from four games when they toppled the Netherlands 11-1 this morning. That win has the team on course to finish third in their pool. But it also includes the Black Sox, who they play tomorrow. The chief destroyer for Argentina was its lead-off batter, Fernando […]

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Day 3 at the 13th ISF Men’s Softball World Championship
03/03/2013 4 Minute Read

Day 3 at the 13th ISF Men’s Softball World Championship

Canada 6 v. Mexico 0 Canada continued their game-by-game approach to the 2013 Tradestaff World Softball Championships as they notched up their third win in as many games at the tournament at Rosedale Park in Auckland. The side, which on the opening night of the tournament were given a wake-up call when they had to […]

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Day 2 at the 13th ISF Men’s Softball World Championship
02/03/2013 3 Minute Read

Day 2 at the 13th ISF Men’s Softball World Championship

Australia 10 v. Indonesia 0 Australia again showed that they will be the team to beat in their section at the 2013 TradeStaff World Softball Championships when they beat Indonesia 10-0 in four innings. Among the standout players for Australia were Andrew Kirkpatrick and Zenon Winters. Kirkpatrick, who was the designated player, batted three for […]

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Day 1 at the 13th ISF Men’s Softball World Championship
01/03/2013 4 Minute Read

Day 1 at the 13th ISF Men’s Softball World Championship

Samoa v Great Britain Samoa made a dream start to its second appearance at a world softball championship when they beat Great Britain 2–0 at Rosedale Park in the opening game of the 2013 tournament. Samoa’s opening run and the tournament’s first was scored in the fourth with Joshua Niu, batting eighth in the order, […]

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25/02/2013 1 Minute Read

Nigeria: National 12U Baseball Camp Opens

The national baseball camp for U-12 Under Baseball Team that will represent Nigeria in IBAF 12U Baseball World Cup in Taipei, China, has opened in Ibadan, Oyo state capital.

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05/12/2012 1 Minute Read

MLB International hosting Elite Camp in South Africa

For the second year, Major League Baseball International (MLBI) will hold an African Elite Camp in Cape Town, South Africa from December 5-14th for 36 of Africa’s top young baseball players. Fifteen coaches from the participating nations – Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa and Uganda – are also on hand to learn from the experienced MLB staff. Majestic continues their sponsorship of MLBI game development programs with a financial contribution to the African Elite Camp.

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06/11/2012 2 Minute Read

Fall Competitions under way in Cameroon

The Cameroon Baseball and Softball Federation has organized a couple of softball and baseball tournaments this fall. They commenced in mid-October and will be concluded with the finals in early December.

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