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

2018-07-16

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

2018-07-16

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

2018-07-15

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

2018-07-15

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

2018-07-15

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

2018-07-15

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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Canada, New Zealand advance to top four at WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championship

2018-07-14

New Zealand beat Mexico, 8-0, in five innings and advanced to the next game in the Playoff Round of the WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championship. The Junior Black Sox already secured a spot in the top four of the tournament

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WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championship: Guatemala, India on top in Placement Round

2018-07-14

India and Guatemala advanced today in the Placement Round with triumphs against Hong Kong and South Africa respectively. They both will meet tomorrow to decide which team advances to the last game of the round for the ninth place in the final standings.

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Australia shut out Canada, Argentina eliminate USA #2018jrworlds

2018-07-14

Argentina earns a chance to compete for a medal and will now face the loser of Canada-Australia

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Junior Men’s Softball World Championship: Day 7 pictures

2018-07-13

The gallery is about pictures of 7 games: Czech Republic-Mexico, Denmark-Hong Kong, South Africa-Guatemala, USA-Argentina, Japan-New Zealand, Denmark-South Africa, Australia-Canada

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Czech Republic surprise USA, finish third in group B #2018jrworlds

2018-07-13

It was not a game played too well, but for sure was exciting. The Europeans sticked to a one run lead despite USA hitting for extra bases to open the bottom of the seventh. Canada and New Zealand the top seeded teams

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Japan, Australia, Argentina and Mexico advance to playoffs at WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championship’s Group A

2018-07-13

Japan finished unbeaten at top of the Group A, followed by Australia (5-1), Argentina (4-2) and Mexico (3-3).

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Chaudari, India’s hero in WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championship

2018-07-13

India was considered the underdog of the tournament, but won two games in the round robin, mostly because of some heroics by their one and only starter, who delivered 585 pitches over six games and also hit a key home run

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Junior Men’s Softball World Championship: Day 6 pictures

2018-07-13

The photo gallery contains pictures of 3 games: India-Argentina, Japan-Australia, New Zealand-Guatemala

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8 nations alive in WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championship as Playoff Schedule announced

2018-07-13

In order of standings, Japan, Australia, Argentina and Mexico advanced to the Championship Round out of Group A, while Canada, New Zealand, Czech Republic and USA advanced through Group B.

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Pepe stars, leads Argentina to third place in group B of the Junior Men’s Softball World Championship

2018-07-12

The game began as a slugfest, then the hard throwing reliever put on his show: he got on strikes all of the 13 outs he needed to complete the game, plus one. One of the batters who reached struck out but took advantage of a wild pitch

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Australia, Japan to play tomorrow for first place in Junior Men’s Softball World Championship’s Group A

2018-07-12

Australia and Japan won their fifth consecutive game today in the WBSC Junior Men’s Softball World Championship, and clinched the first two spots of the Group A. India is till alive in the hunt for a spot in the playoffs

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Junior Men’s Softball World Championship: Day 5 pictures

2018-07-12

The gallery contains high definition pictures of 4 games: Japan-India, Australia-South Africa, Denmark-India, Argentina-Mexico

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Australia tops Mexico, maintains lead in Group A

2018-07-11

Australia kept alive its winning streak today with a six-inning, 8-1 victory over Mexico, to remain on top of the standings in Group A. The Australian pitcher Layton Reid had a stellar outing, pitching a 1-hit game with 15 strikeouts.

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Argentina, Czech Republic, USA win second; Japan still perfect

2018-07-11

Argentina evened its record 2-2 today, with a hard-working victory over Denmark by a score of 3-1. The European team is still winless on the tournament after five games. It was a very interesting pitching duel between Oscar Andersen and the entire Argentine staff, who combined to keep the game hitless for more than four […]

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Men’s Softball Junior World Championship: Day 4 photos

2018-07-11

The photo gallery is about high definition pictures of 6 games: Argentina-Denmark, Czech Republic-Hong Kong, USA-Guatemala, Japan-South Africa, New Zealand-Canada, Australia-Mexico

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New Zealand, Canada on top of standings in Group B

2018-07-10

New Zealand and Canada remain on top of the standings in Group B, with three wins in as many games. Today the Junior Black Sox defeated Czech Republic, 8-1; while the hosts beat Guatemala, 7-0. Both games lasted only five innings.

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Japan tops Mexico, stays undefeated. Argentina wins first

2018-07-10

Starter Shota Onodera proved to be virtually untouchable, defense was perfect behind him and a homer by Sakata opened the score. Argentina celebrated the first win

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India, USA earn first win of the tournament, Australia leads Group A

2018-07-10

India defeated South Africa in a very close game, while Australia and USA recorded two knock outs against Denmark and Hong Kong respectivelly

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Men’s Softball Junior World Championship: Day 3 pictures

2018-07-10

In this gallery you find the high definition pictures of 5 games: South Africa-India, Japan-Mexico, Argentina-South Africa, USA-Hong Kong, New Zealand-Czech Republic

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