XII Jr. Men's Softball World Championship 2018

07/07/2018 - 15/07/2018

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Hosted by:   CAN

Japan, Singapore first to qualify for WBSC U-18 Men’s Softball World Cup 2020 in Palmerston North, New Zealand

13/09/2019

Japan and Singapore became the first two qualified nations for the WBSC U-18 Men’s Softball World Cup, to be held in Palmerston North, New Zealand, from 22 February to 1 March 2020.

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Carrion dominates, Mexico beats Australia

14/08/2019

Mexico didn’t have a win in the super round so far but outscored Australia and gave a big blow to the Aussie hope to make the medal round. Starting pitcher Yeraldine Carrion got 16 of the 21 outs on strikes

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WBSC announces free live-streaming for U-19 Women’s Softball World Cup opening tomorrow in Irvine

09/08/2019

The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) announced today that all 62 games of the WBSC U-19 Women’s Softball World Cup will be live-streamed globally and free-of-charge for audiences. The event will be held in Irvine, California, USA, from 10-17 August.

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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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