Schedule unveiled for first-ever Baseball5 African Championship
16/05/2022 1 Minute Read

Schedule unveiled for first-ever Baseball5 African Championship

The tournament opens on 23 May in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania. The continental championship will send the top two finishers to the inaugural WBSC Baseball5 World Cup.
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Record 10 nations to feature in first-ever African Baseball5 Championship as groups revealed
12/05/2022 1 Minute Read
WBSC donates equipment to support baseball, softball development in Zambia
04/05/2022 1 Minute Read

WBSC donates equipment to support baseball, softball development in Zambia

Equipment, including Baseball5 balls, will go to 15 different receivers, starting with the Lusaka OYDC Zambia sports development centre.
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Kenya baseball and softball federations team up to develop Baseball5 National Teams
27/04/2022 3 Minute Read

Kenya baseball and softball federations team up to develop Baseball5 National Teams

The cooperation sees Softball Kenya overseeing the adult Baseball5 National Team, while the Baseball Kenya is responsible for the Youth National Teams. The two baseball and softball leaders explained the reasoning behind this strategy.
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Baseball, softball season opens in West Africa's Ivory Coast
22/04/2022 1 Minute Read

Baseball, softball season opens in West Africa's Ivory Coast

The country's national baseball and softball federation introduced the sport to 100 new players on the occasion of Opening Day.
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Andrew Mokoto, ‘The Godfather of Botswana Softball’, passes away at 80
18/04/2022 1 Minute Read

Andrew Mokoto, ‘The Godfather of Botswana Softball’, passes away at 80

Mokoto was one of the founders of the Botswana Softball Association in 1977 and served for 19 years as its first president.
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WBSC runs key Baseball5 / Mini Baseball workshop for OlympAfrica directors in Africa
08/04/2022 1 Minute Read

WBSC runs key Baseball5 / Mini Baseball workshop for OlympAfrica directors in Africa

The workshop is one of the first initiatives under the MOU between the World Baseball Softball Confederation, Olympafrica Foundation and Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa to promote baseball and softball in Africa. Baseball5 will feature at the 2026 Youth Olympic Games in Dakar, Senegal.
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Africa: Japanese Embassy to support new baseball field in Burkina Faso
18/03/2022 1 Minute Read

Africa: Japanese Embassy to support new baseball field in Burkina Faso

The Japanese Embassy will grant $87,500 over 12 months. "It's a historic day," baseball officials in the country say.
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