XII Jr. Men's Softball World Championship

07/07/2018 - 15/07/2018

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Prince Albert: WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championship 2018 honoured with tourism award

15/04/2019

The world championship was named Tourism Saskatchewan Marquee Event of the Year, during the Saskatchewan Tourism Awards of Excellence Gala celebrated at TCU Place in Saskatoon

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WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championship a finalist for PRESTIGE Awards in Canada

05/02/2019

We described the WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championship 2018 in Prince Albert as a “roaring success”. Now the event is a finalist at the PRESTIGE Awards of the Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance. Casavant: “Such a positive reflection on the city”

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Argentina, Australia name new U-18 Softball MNT Head Coaches

07/01/2019

Argentina and Australia have won seven of the last eight WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championships, with the nation from Oceania claiming five titles and the South Americans two.

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Softball Canada reappoints Jeff Ellsworth as Junior Men’s National Team Head Coach

07/12/2018

Ellsworth took over as the team’s Head Coach shortly before the beginning of the WBSC Junior Men’s World Championship 2016 and led the team to a Bronze medal, and recently guided the team to a fourth-place finish at the 2018 event in Prince Albert, Canada.

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Global growth: 14 new nations enter WBSC Men’s Softball World Rankings in 2018

15/11/2018

WBSC Men’s Softball World Rankings expands to record 48 nations. South Africa takes over as the top-ranked African nation. All five Olympic continents featured within the Top 12.

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Report: WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championship a roaring economic success

11/09/2018

According to the local organizing committee, the global event generated a profit of at least CAD$ 150,000, with a local economic impact of approximately CAD$ 10 million (almost US$ 7.6 million), including over 3,000 hotel room nights sold.

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Australia’s Layton Reid feels: “Astonished, amused, proud” #2018jrworlds

16/07/2018

After the World Championship Game in Prince Albert we had a chance to interview Australia’s Manager Robert Harrow, winning pitcher Layton Reid, Japan’s Head Coach Yukihiro Tanaka and WBSC Softball Division Chairman Tommy Velazquez

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Australia crowned WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Champions 2018

16/07/2018

Australia crowned today Junior Men’s Softball World Champions for the fifth time in history, defeating Japan, 6-1, with a historic performance by pitcher Layton Reid, who tossed a complete game no-hitter to lead his team to victory.

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Junior’s Men Softball World Championship: Final Day

15/07/2018

The last photo gallery of the WBSC Junior Men’s World Championship, played in Prince Albert, Canada, is about pictures of the third place game between Japan and New Zealand and the Championship game Japan-Australia

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Japan wins and heads to the final, New Zealand finishes third #2018jrworlds

15/07/2018

The Junior Black Sox homered twice in the first off starter Onodera and once in the seventh off reliever Kitagawa. It was not enough and Japan will play the final against Australia. New Zealand finished in third place

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New Zealand tops Canada, advances to final day at Junior Men’s Softball World Championship

15/07/2018

A packed house at Prime Minister Ballpark in Prince Albert witnessed this evening a new edition of the biggest rivalry in Men’s Softball world. In a very exciting game New Zealand defeated host Canada, 5-2, and advanced to the semifinal of the tournament

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Australia defeats Japan, heads to the final #2018jrworlds

15/07/2018

Shaun Lanagan threw a complete game, allowing only a run in the first. Jeremy Waters and Blake Jackson homered to give him run support. Japan will have another chance to reach the gold medal game on Sunday

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